From Tacloban, Cebu is 100 miles (161 kilometers) to the southwest, and Cebu Island is 100 miles (161 kilometers) to the southwest.
The Tacloban City Hall is a good spot to visit while you are in the area. Another attraction is Balyuan Amphitheatre.
Visitors can use Tacloban as a jumping off point for further explorations. This much-loved region has been endowed with numerous wonderful sights and attractions. Ormoc and Bulalacao Island are just two of the many other places worth checking out while you're in Visayan Islands.
Go to Visayan Islands' craft workshops. These are good places to hang out, especially when the weather is unpleasant.
For those leading a fast-paced life, the perfect holiday often means finding great spots to relax. When it's time to kick back, take your lead from the locals and try beach combing or shore fishing.
Local cuisines are a great way to learn about an area. So head to some of the region's eating establishments. Prawns and clams are regularly used in meals here. Two regional favorites not to miss are batchoy (pork offal noodles) are kadios baboy langka (pork and pea soup). Utap (puff pastry) is a commonly enjoyed final course.
No matter how far you travel and no matter how long you have to spend here, wonderful memories of Visayan Islands will remain with you for a long time.