Dumaguete came from the Visayan word “Daguit” which means “to snatch” or “to capture”. According to ancient stories, Moro pirates would often snatch beautiful young women and children from the coastal town. But today, that is not anymore the case as tourists and guests are now the ones captured by the beauty of the city and of course the charm of the people. They don’t call it “The City of Gentle People” for nothing after all.
Time to explore the northern side of CEBU! From island hopping, cliff diving, snorkeling and food tripping to witnessing and experiencing the local fish market scene. Here’s a 4D3N itinerary of Bantayan Island that will show you just why people are falling inlove with this side of the province.