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Colon Street, Cebu City

Categories: Neighborhoods, Historic Sites, Shopping, Tourist Spots
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1/5 based on 380 reviews on the web
Considered the Philippines' oldest road, Colon Street in downtown Cebu features an array of affordable shops and restaurants frequented by locals. Tracing its origins back to the 16th century, when Spanish conquistadores established a colony here, the street remains the heart of commercial activity in town, maintaining a busy, lively atmosphere, and unfortunately attracting an increased amount of criminal activity. Employ basic safety measurements when shopping or sightseeing in this district. Work out when and for how long to visit Colon Street and other Cebu City attractions using our handy Cebu City trip itinerary planner.
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  • Nothing really to write home about but good to kill some time and to see the locals. I have been to quite a few markets like this across SE Asia and I would rate this one as just OK. There are some de...  read more »
  • traffic was hectic and there were many people but the place look similar to Tokyo's famous crossing just smaller. 
  • Colon Cebu City District is often visit local people in anyway cheap shopping place. Also imitation brand products there was sold as it was. Any counterfeit goods such as bags and shoes, watches, sportswear, Smartphone. And yet in the cinema's latest movie already on DVD are sold. These are brought to Japan, because the thank you at your own risk. Also on the streets there were many and it was crowded. We went at night, but in the evening especially Sri, often in security is not good, so, enough to care.
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