The Plight of Heritage Trees in Cebu

Cebu is one of the most naturally beautiful islands in the Philippines. Cebu plays host to many species of Bird and wildlife not to mention the abundance of life in the surrounding Oceans and Mangroves in Cebu. For the past few years a battle has been raging between the DPWH and the people of Carcar and Naga city, The reason? DPWH wants to cut down century old trees to make way for the 73-kilometer Metro Cebu Expressway project that will connect Naga in the south to Danao City in the north. Tree cutting has been a rampant problem in the … Continue reading The Plight of Heritage Trees in Cebu

Bojo River of Aloguinsan

Among the many heritage sites in Cebu that feature buildings, monuments and churches there are also the Natural sites of Cebu. The many Natural sites in Cebu are not famous not neccessarily because of their importance in history but because of their beauty. Humans are attracted to beauty and calm, Bojo River in Aloguinsan. “Bojo” meaning coastal trading is an appropriate name for the river as it was once a stopping point for local traders to stock up on fish and other neccessities. There were once monkeys here but during the 1960s the area was dynamited so the monkeys left. … Continue reading Bojo River of Aloguinsan