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Discussion in 'Band of Glockers' started by Allegra, Apr 5, 2010.

  1. Allegra

    Allegra

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    Mga fafa,
    what can you say about plantion bay
    Ok pa ba dun?

    Mas ok ang Shang? Maribago?
     
  2. horge

    horge -=-=-=-=- Lifetime Member

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    I've only been to Maribago.

    The duplexed rooms right on the beach are a world apart from the
    prettified-tenement stacked-boxes towards the rear of the property.
    The beach itself is a coarser sand than I'd like. Food from the resort's
    restaurants or from mga nearby (roadside) grill joints is great ...better
    than SuToKil, lol...

    The resort is kid-friendlier than most.

    Take a morning boatride out to nearby, tiny Caohagan Island for lunch
    right on the shore -and oh, there's this sandbar stretching out into
    aqua-colored shallows, where you can sit, surrounded by nothing but
    the sea, almost. Wade out just a little, and it's deep enough to swim,
    or you can just sit on the sand, the waves lapping at your belly... and
    enjoy the views, the cool water, the bracing wind, and the absence of
    any 'civilized' noise.

    If you're with good company, as I was, you'll enjoy it.

    hth,
    h.
     
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  3. cebuboy

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    Shang is better that Plantation Bay, but is also priced accordingly. :)

    Maribago Blue Waters is kind of old but still ok.

    Check out Imperial Palace Resort, it is near Maribago, It's newest of the bunch :)
     
  4. gundog

    gundog senior gunner

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    plantation bay is super old pards. mas ok ang shang considering everything
     
  5. Eye Cutter

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    pag isasama mo kami nila gundog, dun na lang tayo sa arena
     
  6. horge

    horge -=-=-=-=- Lifetime Member

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    What's the 'arena'? :)
     
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  7. zorkd

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    plantation bay is disney-esque, too contrived. food's so so.
     
  8. Kaiser Soze

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    I've stayed at Plantation Bay for many years, it's a nice place to bring family with kids with the different kind of pools, playgrounds and activities. It's not too noisy at night, and you can do night swimming at the freshwater lagoon. Just don't use their firing range, they charge by the bullet in dollar$ :) Food is ok, not on par with the Shang of course, but why eat at the resort when sutukil is just a few minutes away ;)

    I've only been to Maribago 2x, and the first time was ok, the 2nd time got a little itchy from the sheets. Nothing nasty, they just felt dusty?

    Mactan Shang is good, great actually, but its a bit far from everything (which was intended I think, so you really stay in the resort).

    The Hilton (the reeeeeaaaallly pink hotel) is ok din, good rooms, good staff.
     
  9. gundog

    gundog senior gunner

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    the "Arena".... dun ang mga gladiators like alvin and myself nag praktis ng swordfight (not swardfight) probably one of the best in cebu..... nyahahahaha
     
  10. Allegra

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    Havent been to shang
    The prob w/ shang is I'm guessing you're bound to meet someone you know haha biro lang

    the last time I've been to plantaion was nung austra , mejo luma na nga , I was hoping they renovated kasi I liked the huge pool and the jogging paths
    Havent stayed at maribago , just ate and tumabay sa beach. The food was good nga

    Arena? Imferial falace? tingnan ko nga website
     
  11. Allegra

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    ahahaha pag nag australasia ulit sa cebu
     
  12. cebuboy

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    ohoho lots of gladiators here pala :)
     
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  13. sandman_sy

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    Suggestion lang Alegra :p Imperial Hotel.. its beside Shangrila... if you have kids.. they'll love the water park. but if your with "ahem" someone or just your better half.. then i'd say Shangrila all the way :) the SPA there is world class... heheheh...

    Shangrila recently a year or 2 back did a face lift :p and Imperial is the latest there i think :)
     
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  14. Allegra

    Allegra

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    Thanx!
    hehe sabi ko na nga ba , dito sa BOGs ko dapat itanong to e
    Imperial it is
     
  15. isuzu

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    Went to Plantation Bay in 2007. The breakfast buffet was good, as well as the service. We ordered something, but got delayed. The restaurant manager gave the order to us for free.

    The place is kinda isolated, though. But, there's an indoor shooting range there. You might as well try the pochero de Cebu at the back of Kan-Irag while you're there.
     
  16. Allegra

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    pochero behind the cebu midtown? yup , masarap nga
    pochero is bulalo yata in cebu
     
  17. sandman_sy

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    its called Abuhan... its near Velez Hospital.. behind Robinson.. :p

    Whenever i'm in cebu..and not overweight.. yum2x... add chicharon bulaklak din.. sarap :)
     
  18. Eye Cutter

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    dalawa yun diba? Abuhan and abuhan dos.
     
  19. Kaiser Soze

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    The range is ok, but the ammo prices are ridiculous...but then again, they're priced for foreign guests who normally can't own or fire guns in their home countries.
     
  20. Allegra

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    mas gusto ko lechon!