Wolo Hotel – Unique, Boutique and Affordable?

Wolo Hotel – Unique, Boutique and Affordable?

A new boutique hotel has opened up in Kuala Lumpur’s Bukit Bintang district, Wolo. It’s new, it’s chic and it’s affordable? Yep. Step inside this hotel and you’ll feel like you’re in a trendy nightclub in New York. Music is pumping, lights are flashing, bizarre art pieces fill the space. Upstairs, the rooms are minimalist with Japanese style beds on […]

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April 22, 2014 at 9:05 pm

Savouring the Treasures of the Sea at Plaza Brasserie

Savouring the Treasures of the Sea at Plaza Brasserie

As a seafood lover, I enjoy visiting buffet spreads that focus on presenting the freshest catch in town. Plaza Brasserie at PARKROYAL on Beach Road has launched Treasures of The Sea, a dinner buffet spread that specialises in seafood. While there were many other stations offering the usual salads, breads with cheeses, meats, etc., I had my eyes set on all […]

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April 3, 2014 at 10:59 pm

Dubrovnik: The Walled Wonder of the Mediterranean

Dubrovnik: The Walled Wonder of the Mediterranean

Dubrovnik, Croatia is by far one of the most fascinating places I have travelled. It is a port city located on the southern Croatian coast, sitting along the Adriatic Sea. It is one of the few medieval walled-cities of the world. The tall stone walls surrounding the city once acted as protection for the citizens in times of war. Today, […]

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March 27, 2014 at 4:06 pm

City Escape at Grand Park Orchard

City Escape at Grand Park Orchard

On a Saturday morning, my husband Tom and I pack our bags. I pack up my makeup and bathroom goods, while he packs up a couple nice shirts and slacks. This is the first time I’ve pulled out my duffle bag in over 6 months since the birth our my son, and it feels good to be getting ready for […]

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March 19, 2014 at 2:37 pm

Eight Hours in Chennai

Eight Hours in Chennai

After my connection from Chennai to Hyderabad was delayed by hours, I found myself with 8 hours between flights on my way to speak at a conference. That’s a long enough time to get bored sitting in an airport, but is it long enough to really see anything? Once I arrived at the Chennai airport and realised there is absolutely […]

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March 12, 2014 at 10:06 pm

The Coastal Settlement – Good Food with a Funky Decor

The Coastal Settlement – Good Food with a Funky Decor

The Coastal Settlement is an East coast hidden gem. Tucked away past Changi Village and not far from the airport, you can’t get much further East than here. This big funky restaurant and bar has a large capacity that is reached by 7:30 on a Saturday night, so arrive early or expect to wait in line. Families will enjoy the […]

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March 9, 2014 at 12:50 pm

The Intan – A Homey Peranakan Mueum

The Intan – A Homey Peranakan Mueum

The Intan is not your typical museum with high ceilings and white walls, instead Museum curator Alvin Yapp, invites you into his home and to view his private collection of all things Peranakan. Realising the importance of preserving his Peranakan culture at a young age, he has been collecting since the age of 15 from sources as near as Singapore […]

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March 3, 2014 at 10:08 pm

Vintage Dutch Style Bikes – Where to Find Them in Singapore

Vintage Dutch Style Bikes – Where to Find Them in Singapore

After endless searching for a new bike with that vintage look that says “I’m cycling ’cause I want to, not ’cause I have to”, I’ve gathered all of my hours of shopping and research to bring you an article on where to find some seriously stylish bikes in Singapore. Whether you are looking for a Dutch style / Vintage bike, a […]

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March 2, 2014 at 8:21 pm