Bandar Seri Begawan of Brunei is one of the richest countries across the globe due to its oil industry. This factor is evident when you see the luxurious architectures spread across the city of Bandar Seri Begawan – or friendlier with the name Bandar or BSB. The trendy activities to do while you are in this city are shopping, sightseeing and eating. Do note that Brunei is a country that is compliant to Syariah Laws. Therefore tourists and visitors are encouraged to dress conservatively, city nightlife limited and kept in mind that consuming alcohol is prohibited in public places.
Brunei welcomes the highest number of visitors during the months of June till September as this period is when the country is at its driest and hottest, it is also when the Sultan's birthday is celebrated. Therefore, a lot of local tourists take advantage of the public holiday to do some sightseeing in Bandar Seri Begawan. However, months of January up till May is the recommended period to visit if you're seeking lesser crowds. Weather-wise, this is when the country undergoes drier days without being extremely hot.
Mactan–Cebu International Airport – Located in Lapu-Lapu City on Mactan Island which is approximately 15 kilometres from Cebu City, the Mactan-Cebu International Airport is the second busiest international airport in the Philippines in terms of passenger traffic. The airport serves the Central Visayas region with regular flight routes to countries all over the Asia continent. The airport terminal also plays home to airline providers such as Cebu Pacific, Pan Pacific Airlines and Royal Air Philippines.
Brunei International Airport – The Brunei International airport serves as the primary airport for the nation of Brunei. Home base to Royal Brunei Airlines, the airport terminal also provides daily scheduled flight routes to destinations across Asia, Oceania and to London’s Heathrow Airport. Connecting the Philippines to Brunei are airline providers such as Cebu Pacific and Royal Brunei Airlines.
Bandar Seri Begawan experiences a tropical rainforest climate with little variations of temperatures. Generally, the city experiences a hot and wet climate, which remains the same throughout the year. The hottest days would be between the months of June to August, while the city sees more rainfalls during the months of September to December. Due to its location, the city is affected by the Northeast and Southeast Monsoon so do expect heavier precipitation during the wet season.