A quick summary of Manila vs. Cebu. Manila has more to do for most short-term visitors, and its easier to reach thanks to far more international flights. Cebu is a calmer (but still lively) city with overall lower costs, a mellower pace, and easier access to stunning nature.
What is the best city to live in Philippines?
The Best Places to Live in the PhilippinesBaguio City. Architectural Landmark. Tagaytay City. Natural Feature. Lipa City, Batangas. Architectural Landmark. Santa Rosa City, Laguna. Architectural Landmark, Historical Landmark. Subic, Zambales. Architectural Landmark, Natural Feature. Makati City. Cebu City. Bacolod City.More items •30 Jul 2021
Is Manila or Cebu bigger?
Metro Manila is the largest conurbation or urban agglomeration in the country, and its official metropolitan area is composed of the city of Manila plus 15 neighboring cities and the municipality of Pateros .List.Metro areaCebu CityAreakm2315.00sq mi121.62Density (2015)/km22,900/sq mi7,50039 more columns
How safe is Cebu City Philippines?
Cebu is generally safe and violent crime, such as muggings is rare, but be careful when walking around the city at night. A lone tourist walking around dark roads late at night can be an easy target for someone to make a quick buck. Be respectful of your behaviour and clothing in churches and other religious sites.