The name “Lapu-Lapu City” first reminds one of either the expensive sea bass or the Visayan chieftain who first resisted Spanish colonization. Beyond its name, it is a gem to behold. Formerly named Opon, Lapu-Lapu City is located on Mactan Island and is connected to the rest of Cebu Province via the old Mactan-Mandaue Bridge and the Marcelo Fernan Bridge.
Lapu-Lapu City is where the Mactan-Cebu International Airport, the second busiest airport in the Philippines and the main port of entry to the Visayas, is located. Being the gateway to Cebu and to the rest of the Visayas, the government of the city puts in great effort to ensure that their city will never be forgotten.
The city is also home to some of the best beach resorts in province with the majority having white sand beaches. Once you are tired of laying around on the sand and sunbathing, you can literally swim with fish, as the resorts also offer scuba diving and snorkeling equipment and even lessons. Another popular activity is touring the sea through a private pump boat while enjoying on-board cooked meals and the magnificent surroundings.
As a highly urbanized city, Lapu-Lapu hosts many urban amenities, including convenience stores, restaurants, and shopping malls. The most notable of these is the Gaisano Grand Mactan Mall. The Gaisano brand, which is famous in Visayas and Mindanao, has stalls and facilities that rival Metro Manila’s major retail players. An alternative to the Gaisano Grand Mactan Mall is Marina Mall, which houses several Asian-themed restaurants and a number of unique stores. Also located in Lapu-Lapu is Shangs Island Town Center, which is famous for its nice ambiance and its rich selection of restaurants.
Lapu-Lapu City, with its natural beauty, tropical island lifestyle, and location in one of the fastest growing regions of the country, might be the ideal place for those looking for a change in environment.
There are plenty of open lots for sale in Lapu Lapu City awaiting investors. Whether to be used for business or as place to build a home, the city is certainly a smart choice to buy land. Its most promising asset? The view, of course, since the city received a portion of Cebu’s overall natural beauty. One good example is a beach lot in Punta Engano, which offers
Many entrepreneurs have seen the potential of Lapu Lapu City. If you are looking for the best commercial property possible, a Lapu Lapu lot for sale in Barangay Basak is worth checking out. On the other hand, if you are looking for land to build your future family home, there are many lots in Barangay Busay that may suit your budget and preferences.
With its large population, highly urbanized areas, and high income, Metro Cebu has all the makings of a dynamic and cosmopolitan metropolis, and Lapu-Lapu City as a part of it, will soon receive an influx of land buyers. Do not be left behind. Check out the available lots now in Lapu Lapu City.