THE country's number one airline, Cebu Pacific (CEB), prides itself in offering the most extensive network within the Philippines.

Gokongwei-owned CEB has direct flights from Manila (to 29 destinations with the addition of Pagadian on June 9, 2010), from Cebu (to 19 destinations with the addition of Pagadian on April 27), from Davao (to five destinations), and from Clark (to Cebu).

Because of this strengthened network in the Philippines, CEB offers a seat sale as low as P588 from February 26-28, for travel from June 1 to August 31, 2010.

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The "Go Lite" seat sale fare of P588 is available for flights from Cebu to Bacolod, Boracay (Caticlan), Butuan, Cagayan de Oro, Clark, Davao, Dipolog, Dumaguete, General Santos, Iloilo, Legazpi, Ozamiz, Pagadian, Puerto Princesa, Siargao, Surigao, Tacloban and Zamboanga.

Flights from Davao to Cagayan de Oro, Iloilo and Zamboanga are also up for grabs for only P588.

Meanwhile, CEB also offers Manila-Ho Chi Minh flights for only P1,499, for the same seat sale and travel periods. CEB will fly four times weekly to Ho Chi Minh, with an additional Saturday flight starting May 1, 2010.

Those with check-in luggage will just add P100 upon booking.

"It is part of CEB's commitment to offer the most convenient routes to its passengers. Our routes and flight schedules minimize the need for connecting flights, especially for our passengers from the Visayas and Mindanao, and allows same-day returns for business and leisure travelers," said CEB vice president for marketing and distribution Candice Iyog.

"We encourage our passengers to book in advance and travel during weekdays so they can avail of the lowest possible fares from Cebu Pacific, and visit more beautiful destinations in the country," she added.

Those with booking needs and inquiries can call (032) 230-8888 or (02) 7020-888, or check for availability of seats. Passengers without credit cards can still book online and pay via CEB partner banks.

High-quality low-cost carrier, CEB has the most number of flights within the Philippines, the most destinations and routes from the Philippines to ASEAN destinations, and the youngest aircraft fleet in the country.