Kecak Dance Bali – A Show of Fire and Light Not to be Missed

Kecak Dance Bali – A Show of Fire and Light Not to be Missed

In the Uluwatu temple perched on a cliff in Bali, the famous Kecak dance is performed with amber skies and crashing waves in the background. The show starts as the sun starts to set, continuing after dark when torches are the only light left. Instead of instruments, the story of Ramayana is performed to the sound of 50 or more male voices chanting […]

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December 17, 2014 at 2:53 pm

A Year’s Worth of Wanderlust – 2014 Year in Review

A Year’s Worth of Wanderlust – 2014 Year in Review

Chennai, India Curry, beaches and art. Read more about what 8 hours in Chennai can offer you. Dubrovnik, Croatia This port city is located on the southern Croatian coast, sitting along the Adriatic Sea. It is one of the few medieval walled-cities of the world. Read more about the walled wonder of the Mediterranean. Barcelona, Spain Beaches, tapas and a vibrant culture. Barcelona […]

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December 16, 2014 at 4:19 pm

From Eating to Shopping – Top 6 Experiences in Hong Kong

From Eating to Shopping – Top 6 Experiences in Hong Kong

Eating Your Way Around Hong Kong Hong Kong is known for great food and dim sum is something that must be enjoyed during a visit. Once you’ve had your fill of the city’s dim sum, the seafood at Lei Yue Mun, Sai Kung and Lamma Island offer dining with a sea view and the selection of western restaurants in SoHo and […]

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December 12, 2014 at 8:46 am

Wine Wanderings in Tuscany – Chianti

Wine Wanderings in Tuscany – Chianti

After tasting Brunello in Montalcino, it’s off to the picturesque Chianti region. For a true Italian wine experience, my family and I opt to stay in a Tuscan villa in the heart of a vineyard at Villa S Andrea. It has everything one would expect in a classic Italian villa: terracotta floors, wood beam ceilings, wood burning fireplace and big rustic shutters […]

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December 11, 2014 at 4:39 pm

Paint The (Beach) Town Red

Paint The (Beach) Town Red

For a show stopping look perfect for Asia’s most luxurious beach resorts, look no further than these Singapore and international based resort wear brands. 1. This bright red Saint Tropez Signature Jumpsuit from Global Babe is as versatile as it is fabulous with 10 different ways to wear it (S$350). With a head quarters in Singapore check out their full collection […]

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December 7, 2014 at 1:05 pm

Wine Wanderings in Tuscany – Montalcino

Wine Wanderings in Tuscany – Montalcino

After visiting Montepulciano, we continue our journey twisting around and over vine covered hills. Our next stop is Montalcino for a late lunch and tastings of the famous Brunello. This hill top Tuscan town lacks the charm of Montepulciano, but makes up for it by being the home of Brunello – one of Italy’s most famous and expensive wines. In the centre […]

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December 6, 2014 at 4:35 pm

3 Mountains in Southeast Asia to Add to your Must Climb List

3 Mountains in Southeast Asia to Add to your Must Climb List

Mount Kinabalu Located on Malaysia’s side of Borneo island, Mount Kinabalu is Southeast Asia’s tallest peak that can be conquered in 2 days. Choose between the challenging via ferrata that is a series of tightrope bridges and narrow walkways, or a an easier 2 to 3 hour walk on the way down. The view from the summit at sunrise is not […]

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December 6, 2014 at 11:40 am

Butt Naked in a Korean Bath House in Shanghai

Butt Naked in a Korean Bath House in Shanghai

When my vacation in Shanghai is met with a roaring downpour of miserable rain, my immediate reaction is to google the closet spa. What comes up at the top of my search results is some Korean bathhouse that is nowhere near my hotel, but people on the internet are raving about it. Yes, I absolutely do trust and live by […]

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December 2, 2014 at 10:49 pm