The Philippines is one of the famous holiday destinations among the tourist. One of the most popular tourist destinations in the Philippines is Cebu Island. Surrounded by white-sand beaches, crystal blue sea and spectacular diving, Cebu is a perfect getaway for those who want a little retreat from the bustling big cities. Cebu Island is long and narrow, stretching 196 kilometres from north to south, and only 32 kilometres across its widest point. It has countless coves and beaches, but it is the tiny islands just offshore that will capture your heart.
Cebu or Philippines has only two seasons, which is wet and dry seasons where rainfall can be heavy during the wet or monsoon season and humidity during the hotter months can be high. The best time to visit Cebu would be between December to February when the weather is warmer with occasional showers. During this season, the sun shines bright, resulting clear skies with the winds blow gently suitable for outdoor activities. Travelers who enjoy festivals should consider visiting in January when the colorful Sinulog Festival is held so that you can witness the culture of Cebu at its best. The off-peak season is between July to September where the climate during that season is unpredictable and typhoons can sometimes occur anytime. It is advisable for visitors to check the weather reports before going to this town. During this season you will find better flight tickets and hotel deals.
Calbayog Airport – This airport serves the general area of Calbayog and is located in the province of Samar in the Philippines. Both Philippine Airlines (PAL) and Cebu Pacific Air (CEB) provides services to this airport with daily flights to and from Manila.
Mactan–Cebu International Airport – The Mactan–Cebu International Airport is an international airport that connects the city of Cebu with the outside world. The airport is located in Lapu-Lapu City on Mactan Island, a part of Metro Cebu. It is the second busiest international airport in the Philippines. The airlines that operate in this airport is AirAsia Philippines, Cebgo, Cebu Pacific, PAL Express, and Philippine Airlines. This airport consists of two different terminals. The Mactan–Cebu International Airport has many interesting shops and eateries within the airport so you can shop or dine in while waiting for the plane to arrive or depart. To go in and out of the airport is accessible because there are many types of transportation available in The Mactan–Cebu International Airport for the visitors.
Cebu’s climate is under the hot sun for most of the time. Usually, it will be warm and sunny throughout the years with little rains except for typhoon season which the weather can be unpredictable with heavy rains and thunderstorm. The average maximum temperature in Cebu is around 27 and 33 degree Celsius, while the average minimum is about 20 and 24 degree Celsius. While around December to February will be the peak of seasons because it will be the warm and pleasant season of the year. If you plan to visit Cebu during this season, make sure you book your flight and hotel early as both fill up quickly.