Dalaguete News

  • Hiking Cebu Philippines Osmena Peak Kawasan Falls Traverse Part 1

    Osmeña Peak is the highest point in the island of Cebu, a province in the Philippines. Standing 1,013 meters above sea level, this stunning site offers a dramatic view of jagged cliffs with a view of the sea in the distance.

  • Osmena Peak At The Heights

    Location: Dalaguete, Cebu
    Difficulty: 3/9
    Hours to reach the summit: 5-10 minutes
    Visited on: September 2016
    Side trips: Kawasan Falls

    Osmeña Peak

    Osmeña Peak is said to be the highest point in Cebu City. We were still wet from our Kawasan Trip but we rode a habal-habal (motorbike) to Dalaguete. We went up, up, up, and the air grew really chilly.

    The view was also absolutely stunning! There were mountain ranges coated in lush green grasses, there were residential places and the downtown Cebu as viewed from up above.

    After an hour's trip from Badian, we arrived a little before ...

  • Trekking Osmena Peak In Cebu

    Osmeña Peak is the highest peak in the Queen City of the South which is standing 1,013 meters above sea level. It's unique from other mountain ranges in the Philippines because of its multiple jagged hills group together that overlook and stretch as far as the Badian shorelines. Most people refer to it as the Chocolate Hills of Cebu but instead of rolling curved mounds, the peaks are thinner, sharper-pointed and rocky.

    I don't remember climbing a mountain before unless of course with long stairs so I don't have any experience to compare with, but so far, the trail going to Osmeña Peak w ...

  • Giving Thanks For A Bountiful Harvest At The Utanon Festival

    The Philippines is known for its colorful festivals that celebrate the feast day of the patron saint of a place. Food and drinks are in abundance during these festivals and people normally end up eating more than usual. Meat dishes of different kinds are normally served with the world famous Cebu lechon taking the spotlight on the table. But there is one town in Cebu where the vegetables reign supreme.

    Vegetable Basket of Cebu

    The Utanon Festival of Dalaguete celebrates good harvest every February 9 and 10. The festival also celebrates the feast day of the patron saint of the town, San G ...

  • Climbing Osmena Peak Philippines

    Our first real adventure in the Philippines: We climbed Osmeña Peak on Cebu Island! And it was absolutely beautiful!

  • Cebu Adventure Philippines

    Adventures of Charmz Ojales
    Locations: Oslob, Sumilon, Osmeña Peak, Bantayan Island and Mactan Bridge