Letigio: Cebu lifestyle is again
I could have forgotten how lively Cebu’s lifestyle may be as a result of two years of pandemic-induced motion restrictions, however there’s no denying now that Cebu is alive once more.
Concert events, occasions, festivals, expos, and plenty of others have been making both a comeback or a debut up to now months, indicating that the island has kicked the pandemic to the previous.
As a geek, I’ve loved massively the latest Otakufest on the J Centre Mall in Mandaue Metropolis and the Bai-con that was held a lot earlier on the IC3 Conference Middle in Cebu Metropolis.
As a music lover, the Aurora Fest on the South Highway Properties was effectively definitely worth the site visitors for the big a part of southern Metro Cebu as a result of stunning music resonated all through the reclamation space.
And who may neglect the Boys Like Women live performance at SM Seaside final October? Till now, I carry on blasting the band’s music, “Love Drunk,” on Spotify simply to keep in mind that one stable evening of nostalgia.
What’s much more thrilling is that this December, the very first Ok-pop acts will probably be coming to Cebu, a historic second for the metropolis.
I’m ecstatic as of all of the Ok-pop artists who may doubtlessly carry out in Cebu, it’s my beloved EXO by way of Xiumin and Chen who will probably be performing together with TVXQ!’s U-Know Yunho and Max Changmin, and the queen of Ok-pop herself, BoA.
They are going to be performing for the Tribute to the Aged, Be You 2: The World Will Care occasion this Dec. 8 on the Mactan Newtown in Lapu-Lapu Metropolis. The live performance goals to carry consciousness for senior residents’ rights, welfare and health.
Such an advocacy-driven occasion with a powerhouse of performers from South Korea and the Philippines solely proves the viability of Cebu to turn into a vacation spot for lifestyle occasions.
I can’t look forward to much more concert events to return, particularly from Neuwave Occasions and Manufacturing which has seen lots of potential in Cebu as a marketplace for occasions.
Cebu has gone removed from the robust clutch of the pandemic and is waking up from two years of slumber.
There’s a lot to look ahead to together with the Sinulog 2023, which I anticipate will herald so many lifestyle occasions from each nook of the province and its islands.
I can vaguely bear in mind now what makes Cebu a singular metropolis within the nation earlier than the pandemic.
It’s an all-out metro within the coronary heart of a fantastic panorama of mountains and seashores, the proper recipe for a lifestyle hub.
There’s a lot to look ahead to in Cebu and it’s all definitely worth the wait.