ASIA Travel Tips.com

Cebu Pacific Promotes Davao in Philippines

Search ASIA Travel Tips .com Send to Friend ASIA Travel Tips.com Latest Travel News Friday, 27 September 2013
 

Cebu Pacific Air, in partnership with the Philippines Department of Tourism, has launched a new initiative to promote travel to the country's southern metropolis, Davao City.

 New attractions being discovered by international travelers include Samal Island, a tropical paradise of beautiful beaches and serene diving spots located just 15 minutes by boat from Davao City.

Davao City is also home to extreme watersports facilities ranging from wakeboarding to white water rafting, and from zip lining to off-roading. For adrenaline junkies, climbing the Philippine's highest peak, Mount Apo, is also an unforgettable excursion.

"Cebu Pacific promotes Davao City to worldly globetrotters looking for a new destination to discover. A tourist favorite in the Philippines for many years, Davao also has a strategic location when doing business with other booming cities in the region," said Cebu Pacific Vice President for Marketing and Distribution Candice Iyog.

Cebu Pacific flies direct from Davao to Manila, Cebu, Palawan (Puerto Princesa), and Kalibo (Boracay), among others.

With a population of over 1.5 million, Davao City is enjoying a surge in conventions and trade exhibitions, as tourism is expected to grow by 10-15% a year over the current rate of 1.2 million visitors. Davao City is also a base for exploring and doing business in nearby Brunei, Indonesia and Malaysia.

Boosting Davao City's positioning as a preferred destination for the meetings, incentives, conventions & exhibitions (MICE) market, a new SM Mall incorporates a 5,000-seat convention center, while over 100 five star and deluxe hotels, with over 5,000 rooms, can accommodate the influx of tourists.

"The Philippines has a lot to offer tourists looking for the next destination to explore. Davao City and nearby Samal Island is easily accessible with Cebu Pacific's extensive Philippine route network and trademark lowest fares," Iyog added.

Cebu Pacific reported a 15.6% growth in the 1st half of 2013, in terms of passengers flown between Manila and mainland China compared to last year.

 The airline will also increase flight frequency on existing services to Guangzhou in the 4th quarter of 2013.

See other recent news regarding: Interviews, Pictures, Videos, Cebu Pacific, Davao, Philippines


Subscribe to our Latest Travel News Daily Email Free of Charge by simply entering your email address above, or return to the Latest Travel News Asia main page to see all the latest headlines. You can also s
tay updated with our RSS Feed Free Travel News RSS Feed and even add the travel news to your website. Have questions? Please read our travel news FAQ.
     
HD video of a Deluxe Room, Regency Club Room and a Suite at the Hyatt Regency Hua Hin and The Barai in Thailand ThaiVietjet - Exclusive Interview with Dr. Nguyen Thanh Hung, Chairman - HD This exclusive HD video interview with Mr. Vincent Hoogewijs, Regional Vice President and General Manager of the Four Seasons Hotel Bangkok, took place on 2 May 2014
Hyatt Regency Hua Hin ThaiVietjet Chairman Four Seasons Bangkok
Making a Difference: Hansar Hotels and Resorts' CSR Initiatives - Interview with CEO HD video tour of a Sea View and a Sea View XL Room at the luxurious Hansar Samui in Thailand ATR Demonstrates 72-600 Flight Simulator During Singapore Airshow 2014
Hotel CSR Hansar Samui ATR Simulator
Anantara Bangkok Riverside - Exclusive HD Video Interview with GM, Nikolaus Priesnitz GECAS to Lease 10 New Boeing Aircraft to Myanma Airways An exclusive HD video interview about the elegant Airbus A350 XWB with David Velupillai, Marketing Director for Airbus Corporate Jets at Singapore Airshow 2014
Anantara Riverside Myanma Airways Airbus A350
Inside Qatar Airways Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner - HD Video It takes 800 workers between 65 and 80 days to assemble, install, test, paint, furnish and deliver an Emirates Airbus A380. Showers, Bars, Lounge - The Emirates Airbus A380 Has Them All - HD Video Tour Thai Airways International Takes Delivery of Brand New Boeing 777-300ER
Qatar Airways B787 Emirates A380 Thai Airways B777-300ER
Latest Travel News
Advertising
Advertising
Contact Details | Privacy | About Us | ASIA Travel Tips.com © Copyright 1997 - 2014 - ASIA Travel Tips.com - All rights reserved