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  Zion Cebu Real Estate - Cebu City brokerage specializing in aftermarket properties put up for sale/rent by private ...
ZION CEBU is a premier real estate consultancy based in Cebu City, Philippines.
We handle all properties as long as they are located in Cebu Province in the Philippines.
ZION CEBU founder Emily says: "I may not be the most experienced, or wisest, or most successful real estate broker in Cebu City.
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Cebu, which became a Seattle sister city in 1991, is in the middle of what the Cebu American Chamber of Commerce is calling a "Ceboom." An important port site and capital of the central island province of Cebu, this city of over 600,000 is enjoying a prosperous economy due to exports, industry and tourism.
Cebu is the oldest Spanish settlement in the Philippines.
In the aftermath of the assassination of Benigno Aquino and the subsequent instability in Manila, Cebu grew and prospered.
www.cityofseattle.net /tda/TBfrontsistercebu.htm   (1804 words)

 Cebu City - Voyager, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Cebu City is the capital of the province of Cebu in the Philippines and is the second most important metropolitan center in the country.
Cebu is one of the main hubs of international flights into the country and is the most important center of commerce, trade, and industry in the Visayas and Mindanao parts of the country.
To the northeast of the city are Mandaue City and the town of Consolacion, to the west are Toledo City and Balamban, to the south are Talisay City and the town of Minglanilla.
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 DTI Cebu - City of Cebu   (Site not responding. Last check: )
It is bounded on the north by the west by the Municipality of Talisay and the City of Toledo.
As a community for human habitation, the City of Cebu ideally situated since it straddles the mountain ranges on its morthwestern rim, and on the opposite side its harbor is protected from prevailing winds by the historic island of Mactan wherein Lapu-lapu City is located.
Cebu City's land poor is the rationale behind the reclamation of foreshore lands.
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Cebu (Sugbo) is the name given to the city, the metropolis, the island, the province.
Cebu Island is a sliver of an island centrally located in the Visayas region of the Philippine archipelago, 365 miles south of Manila.
At the roof of the kiosk is a painting depicting the landing of Magellan in Cebu and the planting of the original cross on the shore.
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 About Cebu-City.Philippines   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Magellan's cross planted in Cebu as a symbol of natives embracing the Christian faith), Cebu is replete with historical first's.
Shortly after the landing of the Japanese Army in Cebu City on April 10, 1942, the entire province became the principal Japanese base due to its strategic location and substantial population.
Cebu-City is bounded by the city of Mandaue and the municipality of Consoalcion in the north; city harbor and Bohol Strait in the east; Talisay town in the south and Toledo City in the west.
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 Cebu travel guide - Wikitravel   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Cebu is a city on Cebu Island in the Philippines.
Cebu is also the domestic air hub of the Philippines with close to 60 flights daily on average to and from popular destinations and key cities all over the archipelago such as Manila, Kalibo, Puerto Princesa, Boracay, Clark, Siargao (Surigao), Zamboanga, Davao, Bacolod, Iloilo, Cagayan de Oro, Camiguin, General Santos, and Leyte.
The Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino is a mere 30 minutes away from the airport, and with its ideal location in the heart of the Cebu capital, this hotel provides a luxurious and opulent homebase from which to do business or explore this historic island.
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 CEBU, Philippines -Seattle Sister City
Cebu City is the capital of Cebu Island Province.
Cebu City is centrally located in the widest portion of the island at the east coast harbor.
Cebu is a commercial center whose main industries include copper mining, fishing and aquaculture, farming and agriculture, shipbuilding, steel and cement.
www.cityofseattle.net /oir/Cebu.htm   (281 words)

 Cebu - City of the South
The country's oldest city, Cebu is necessarily the place where relics of the past are aplenty.
Cebu is an international destination with flights from tokyo, singapore and Hongkong planing in at the Mactan International Airport almost daily.
Cebu being the country's top tourist destination, numerous accomodations have sprouted all over the province from world-class hotels and resorts to modest hotels and apartelles.
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 Cebu City and the Spanish past
Cebu got the function of the capital in 1565.
The year 1521 is been seen as the beginning of the Conversion to Christianity of the island and in fact the beginning of baptize the people in the Philippines.
Cebu's most famous historical religious landmark is the first wooden religious cross planted by Fernao Magellan on April 14, 1521.
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 Cebu City
Cebu comprises 4% of the country's total population yet accounts for 10% of the country's total exports in 1994.
Cebu is the gateway in central and southern Philippines and is the country's favorite tourist destination.
You may then proceed to view the city's different museums and a trek to the hilly suburbs of the city.
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 Cebu, Philippines - Travel Info
It is an island in central Philippines with Cebu City as its capital.
Cebu City is one of the main centres of commerce, trade and industry in the Visayas and Mindanao region of the country.
To get to Cebu City, one can take the many ferry boats that ply the Manila-Cebu route (about 23 hours) at the Port of Manila -if you are on a leisurely vacation.
www.philsite.net /cebu.htm   (561 words)

 Cebu City travel guide
Cebu City is the capital and the main city of the island of Cebu.
It is one of the oldest cities of the country and Colon Street is said to be the oldest street of the Philippines.
Cebu is the most densely populated island, a commercial centre with an international harbour, and the Philippines' second city.
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 Why Cebu City is a big Chinatown - INQ7.net   (Site not responding. Last check: )
When former Cebu governor Emilio “Lito” Osmeña said that “the whole of Cebu is a Chinatown” and that “there is no family in Cebu who does not have Chinese blood,” he might well mean those of the Old Parian.
The Chinese population in Cebu reached a critical mass (stimulated as it was by friendlier laws and swifter transport modes) beginning in the 1880s that a separate tax ward was created for them, the Gremio de Chinos.
Cebu, then as now, was a magnet to the Chinese for the real and time-tested economic opportunities it presents.
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 Cebu City   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The heart of the province of Cebu is the City of Cebu.
In 1521, friendly Rajah Humabon, chieftain of Sugbu, consented to be baptized along with his wife Juana and their followers, making Cebu the seat of Christianity in the Philippines and the Far East.
Cebu preceded Manila as the Capital of the Philippines by twenty-six years.
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 Baguio Directory
Baguio City is approximately 250 kilometers (155 miles) north of Manila.
Until today, Baguio City is known as the Summer Capital of the Philippines and is the most frequented destinations in Northern Luzon by locals and foreign tourists alike.
Baguio is where the Americans had one of their camps and helped layout the city of Baguio and one of the main roads to the city.
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 Cebu City Marriott Hotel: Hotel specials, rates and availability in Cebu City   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Cebu City Marriott is ideally located in the city's premier financial district.
Cebu City Marriott offers 300 well-appointed rooms, which include 22 business and executive suites--equipped to meet the needs of the international business traveler.
Cebu City Marriott is committed to offering the best business facilities in the region.
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 Wow Cebu City! » 2006 »
Yantai City has a population of over 6 million with an area of almost 14000 square kilometers, is one of the first 14 coastal cities in China that opened up to the outside world.
Cebu City  — In the arrival of the two battalions of marines and army yesterday, an official from the Department of National Defense (DND) said that the inter-agency coordination in relation to the preparation of the upcoming ASEAN Summit still needs improvement.
Cebu City Cebu Gov. Gwendolyn F. Garcia welcomed the arrival of the two battalions of the marines and the army with confidence that the augmentation forces will boost the security of delegates and venues of the ASEAN Summit in December.
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 WOW Philippines :: Explore Philippines :: Description   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Cebu is 365 miles south of Manila and can be reached in an hour through air travel.
The topography of Cebu is characterized by narrow coastlines, limestone plateaus, and coastal plains but with predominant rolling hills and rugged mountain ranges traversing the northern and southern lengths of the island.
Cebu's weather is relatively moderate, having no distinct wet and dry season, the perfect vacation spot for seasons.
www.tourism.gov.ph /explore_phil/place_details.asp?content=description&province=40   (537 words)

 Sun.Star Cebu - Cebu City sets 2015 as target
Identifying the characteristics of the City’s surroundings, the type of wastes thrown and collected and the constraints in managing solid waste collection was the board’s challenge.
It was found that the low-income households in Metro Cebu generated the most volume of garbage at 61.5 percent, the middle-income households 21.3 percent and the high-income households, about 17.2 percent.
Cebu City sets 2015 as target to be cleanest in RP Victory vs threat groups is at hand: Gen. Esperon
www.sunstar.com.ph /static/ceb/2007/01/07/news/cebu.city.sets.2015.as.target.html   (877 words)

 1565 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
March 1 - the city of Rio de Janeiro is founded.
April 27 - Cebu City is established becoming the first Spanish settlement in the Philippines.
May 18 - The Ottoman troops landed on the island of Malta.
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The capital of Cebu island is Cebu City.
Cebu City is the first Spanish settlement in the country and the oldest city in the country.
In the urban area of Cebu City there is an important seaport and the nation's second largest airport is located on Mactan Island, near to Cebu City.
www.philippines.hvu.nl /cebu1.htm   (212 words)

 Sinulog in Cebu City; The Mardi Gras of Asia
The festival is held each year during the third week of January in the City of Cebu to honor the the Santo Nino or the child Jesus.
Historical accounts say that before Portuguese navigators came to Cebu on April 7, 1521 to plant the cross on its shore and claim the country for the King of Spain, Sinulog was already danced by the natives in honor of their wooden idols.
The day before the parade, the fluvial procession, a water-parade, is held at dawn from the Mandaue City wharf to Cebu City wharf with the Santo Nino on an outrigger boat decked with hundreds of flowers and candles.
www.cebu-philippines.net /sinulog.html   (795 words)

 Cebu City,Philippines-Traveltipid.com
Often called the "Queen City of the South" and the Seat of Christianity in the Philippines, Cebu is the country's oldest city.
Cebu is one of the larger islands of the central region of The Philippines known as The Visayas.
Cebu province includes Cebu Island and a few smaller satellite islands for the most part undeveloped and unspoilt.
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 Cebu City Philippines - General Information - TravelPH.Com
Indeed, apart from its numerous man-made landmarks and institutions, Cebu also features miles and miles of forest greens - a haven to wildlife and the place for a perfect picnic.
Cebu is an international destination with flights from Singapore, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Japan, Taiwan and South Korea.
A leisurely way to reach Cebu is by ship, which has first-class cabins, restaurants, and music bars.
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 CeBu CeBoom CeBlog » Main   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Cebu CITY, April 26 Asia Pulse - Philippine carrier Cebu Pacific Air (CEB) has registered a 57 per cent jump in passenger traffic last year due to the increase in its domestic flights and the completion of its re-fleeting program.
City Savings Bank was awarded as among the Top 3 Taxpayers with highest voluntary payments on Percentage Tax for the taxable year 2006 during the 5th Anniversary Celebration of the Tax Campaign lunch of the Bureau of Internal Revenue LTDO - Cebu held at SM City Cebu last March 1.
Cebu Coliseum and main mall cinemas here in Cebu were jampacked of people as they watched Manny Pacquiao’s fight yesterday.
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 Cebu City Hotels - AllTravelCebu.com - hotels in Cebu City, Philippines
Cebu Midtown Hotel is a high-rise hotel that offers more than the good life to astute travelers.
Being the first and oldest city in the country, ante-dating Manila by 7 years, having the oldest school and oldest street and being the cradle of Christianity in the Far East (i.e.
Magellan's cross planted in Cebu as a symbol of natives embracing the Christian faith), Cebu is replete with historical first's.
www.alltravelcebu.com /hotels/cebucity   (0 words)

 Cebu City Travel Guide, Cebu Mactan Hotels, Cebu Hotels, Magellans Cross, sinulog festival, cebuano
Cebu is 365 miles south of Manila and can be reached in an hour through air travel.
The topography of Cebu is characterized by narrow coastlines, limestone plateaus, and coastal plains but with predominant rolling hills and rugged mountain ranges traversing the northern and southern lengths of the island.
Cebu's weather is relatively moderate, having no distinct wet and dry season, the perfect vacation spot for seasons.
www.lakbaypilipinas.com /travel_cebu.html   (528 words)

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