Sirao Flower Garden, also known as Celosia Flower Farm, is managed and owned by Maria Elena Sy Chua, reopened its doors to selfie-hungry tourists with more varieties of flowers and souvenir items that were brought in by Chua from her recent travel to Amsterdam.It is located in Cebu City, Cebu.
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This trip was planned way before when Cebu Pacific Airlines had its piso fare late last year. We got a roundtrip ticket for about Php 800.00 each, which I can say, was already a steal over the thousands of peso you’ll have to spend for a regular-priced plane ticket. Since it was booked very early, we weren’t exactly sure whether all the five of us will be available on the dates inclusive of this Cebu trip. Two of my friends had to rebook their return flights (Cebu Pacific rescheduled our original flights thus, allowing them to change their return dates free of charge) earlier than the rest ...
It's always been a blessed day. Lucky us we we're able to visit Sirao Garden with a free ride from a close family in Cebu.
I and my family had a planned to visit Temple of Leah and Sirao Garden as one of those tourist spots in Cebu that we haven't yet visited, and we planned to have it conquered just on our first day in the city. But, changes are constant that's why it was moved on the third day and blessed us, a good family member of ours in Cebu City offered us to give us a ride and a pleasant tourist guidance in Busay Cebu City where the two spots is located.
A blast of colorful Celos ...
Cebu is located in Central Visayas Region and is the Queen City of the South. Cebu City is also the oldest city and the first capital of the Philippines. Cebu city is one of the most developed provinces in the Philippines. Cebu city forms one of the Cebu Metropolitan Area together with Lapu-lapu city, Danao, Mandaue and Talisay City. The Mactan-cebu international Airport is the second busiest airport in the Philippines.
I was actually in awe of their airport, it's very modern and clean, has a lot of shops and outlet stores as well. We arrived there at 12 midnight and check in at Leope Hotel ...
Around 6:00 p.m. when we arrived at Pier 1 from Tagbilaran Pier and rode a taxi going to our accommodation at Cebu.
We stayed at ALT Commercial Complex which was minutes to an hour away from the city. Our tour guide told us that that was not the most convenient location to stay if you're a tourist, because the city is the most accessible.
ALT is a dormitory-type of guesthouse. It's a small airconditioned room good for 4 pax which has two double-deck and 1 cabinet with 4 compartments. It doesn't have a private restroom but there are 8 CR's per floor.
For those budget conscious travelle ...
Few months ago I posted Sirao Flower Garden (Click here), the Little Amsterdam. Now I am posting the Sirao Flower Garden v.2.0 located at the upper level, just a few meters away from the original Sirao Flower Garden.
This was the first time I saw the Celosia flowers in Sirao I was so amazed by its beauty, the colors it gives to the place as well as to human being seeing the garden; got so carried away that I found my self so focused looking, inspecting, and studying every scenes. My brain cells were busy searching for best compositions for a perfect shots; I was sooooo into it, (The sickn ...
Celosia Flower Farm is situated in the mountainous part of Barangay Sirao, Cebu. It is a 50 minute to 1 hour travel from J.Y. Square, Lahug, Cebu City. This farm is also being tagged as the "little Amsterdam" in Cebu. The place is lively because of the vibrant colors produced by celosia flowers. The entrance fee is Php 30.00 pesos only per person. The place atmosphere is beneficial for family bonding, lovers, friends, students, debut, pre-nuptial pictorials and others.
Inside the farm you can see landscape like terraces or garden formed in different levels. By using this kind of farming tec ...