Cebu

Cebu City is the main city on Cebu Island in the and is known as the Queen City of the South. It is the capital of , a transport hub, and a popular tourist destination in its own right.
Photo: P199, Public domain.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
is a Christian cross planted by explorers of the Spanish expedition of the first circumnavigation of the world, leaded by Ferdinand Magellan, upon arriving in in the on April 21, 1521. Photo: Kingphoto23, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
Fuerte de San Pedro is a military defense structure in , built by the Spanish under the command of Miguel López de Legazpi, first governor of the Captaincy General of the Philippines. Photo: Ramirez72, Public domain.

Tourist attraction
Malacañang sa Sugbo was the official residence of the President of the Philippines in the . Photo: ericlucky290, CC BY 2.0.

Church
The Basílica Menor del Santo Niño de Cebú, commonly known as Santo Niño Basilica, is a minor basilica in Cebu City in the that was founded in the 1565 by Fray Andrés de Urdaneta, O.S.A. and Fray Diego de Herrera, O.S.A. Photo: Magalhães, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

is a city in the , part of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The is one of the administrative regions of the , part of the island group. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is an island city of in the , part of . Photo: Nmcast, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Cebu

Latitude
10.3096° or 10° 18' 34.4" north
Longitude
123.8931° or 123° 53' 35.2" east
Open Location Code
7Q258V5V+R6
Population
923,000
Elevation
5 metres (16 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 259009337
Geo­Names ID
1717506
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Cebu Stad
  • Arabic: Syudad han Sugbo
  • Arabic: مدينة سبو
  • Arabic: مدينة سيبو
  • Armenian: Սեբու
  • Azerbaijani: Sebu
  • Balinese: Cebu City
  • Banjar: Cebu City
  • Basque: Cebu Hiria
  • Batak Toba: Cebu City
  • Bengali: সেবু
  • Buginese: Cebu City
  • Bulgarian: Себу
  • Burmese: စီဘူးမြို့
  • Capiznon: Cebu City
  • Catalan: Cebu
  • Catalan: Cebú
  • Cebuano: Dakbayan sa Sugbo
  • Cebuano: Sugbo
  • Central Bikol: Syudad nin Cebu
  • Chavacano: Ciudad de Cebu
  • Chechen: Себу (гІала)
  • Chechen: Себу
  • Chinese: Cebu Chhī
  • Chinese: ËÞ„ÕÊÐ
  • Chinese: 宿雾市
  • Chinese: 宿霧
  • Chinese: 宿霧市
  • Chinese: 宿霧市行政區
  • Chinese: 宿霧省
  • Croatian: Cebu
  • Czech: Cebu City
  • Danish: Cebu City
  • Dimli (individual language): Cebu
  • Dutch: Cebu
  • Dutch: Cebu City
  • Egyptian Arabic: سيبو
  • English: Cebu City
  • English: City of Cebu
  • Esperanto: Cebuurbo
  • Finnish: Cebu
  • French: Cebu
  • Galician: Cebú (cidade)
  • Galician: Cebú
  • Georgian: სებუ (ქალაქი)
  • German: Cebu-Stadt
  • German: Cebu City
  • Gorontalo: Cebu City
  • Greek: Κέμπου
  • Greek: Κεμπού Σίτι
  • Gujarati: સેબુ શહેર
  • Hebrew: סבו סיטי
  • Hiligaynon: Cebu City
  • Hindi: सेबु सिटी
  • Hindi: सेबू शहर
  • Hungarian: Cebu
  • Hungarian: Cebu City
  • Hungarian: Lungsod ng Cebu
  • Iloko: Ciudad ti Cebu
  • Iloko: Siudad ti Cebu
  • Indonesian: Kota Cebu
  • Italian: Cebu
  • Japanese: セブ
  • Japanese: セブ州
  • Japanese: セブ市
  • Javanese: Cebu City
  • Kannada: ಸೆಬು ನಗರ
  • Kinaray-A: Cebu City
  • Korean: 세부
  • Korean: 세부시
  • Lao: Siudad ti Cebu
  • Latin: Caebua
  • Latin: Cebu City
  • Latvian: Sebu
  • Lithuanian: Sebu
  • Macedonian: Себу
  • Malay: Bandar Cebu
  • Marathi: सेबु शहर
  • Min Nan Chinese: Cebu Chhī
  • Minangkabau: Cebu City
  • Mingrelian: სებუ
  • Mongolian: Себу
  • Norwegian: Cebu City
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Cebu City
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Byen Cebu
  • Occitan (post 1500): Cebu
  • Pampanga: Cebu Lakanbalen
  • Pampanga: Lakanbalen ning Cebú
  • Pangasinan: Siyudad na Cebu
  • Persian: سبو
  • Polish: Cebu
  • Polish: Cebu City
  • Portuguese: Cebu
  • Portuguese: Cidade de Cebu
  • Rinconada Bikol: Cebu City
  • Romanian: Cebú
  • Russian: Себу
  • Scots: Cebu Ceety
  • Silesian: Cebu City
  • Sinhala: සෙබු නගරය
  • Spanish: Cebu
  • Spanish: Cebú
  • Spanish: Ciudad Cebú
  • Spanish: Ciudad de Cebú
  • Sundanese: Cebu City
  • Swedish: Cebu City
  • Tagalog: Cebu
  • Tagalog: Lungsod ng Cebu
  • Tamil: செபு நகரம்
  • Tatar: Себу-Сити
  • Telugu: సెబు నగరం
  • Telugu: సెబు సిటీ
  • Tetum: Cebu City
  • Thai: นครเซบู
  • Thai: เซบู
  • Turkish: Cebu City
  • Ukrainian: Себу
  • Urdu: سیبو شہر
  • Uzbek: Sebu
  • Venetian: Sebù
  • Vietnamese: Cebu
  • Vietnamese: Thành phố Cebu
  • Waray (Philippines): Syudad Sugbo
  • Wu Chinese: 宿务市
  • Yiddish: סעבו
  • Yue Chinese: 宿霧
  • ƒZƒuÊÐ

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