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

George Town Street Art

George Town Street Art

George Town, the capital of Penang Island in Malaysia, is a quaint city with not only delicious street food but also amazing street art.  Around corners and hidden in alleys around the town is where you can find these creative masterpieces. Look out for murals of children that often interact with their surroundings and incorporate real objects like bicycles and […]

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December 15, 2013 at 7:34 pm

Kek Lok Si Temple

Kek Lok Si Temple

The Kek Lok Si Temple is the biggest Buddhist temple in Southeast Asia, and is located in Air Itam in Penang. The temple is filled with beautiful architecture and artwork that shows a blend of traditional Chinese rituals and Mahayana Buddhism. On top of the many shops on the way up to the temple and throughout, there is much to see. There is a big pond full […]

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December 15, 2013 at 6:59 pm

Traders Hotel Puteri Harbour – Soft Launch

Traders Hotel Puteri Harbour – Soft Launch

The Traders Hotel Puteri Harbour is now open in it’s soft launch phase. Meaning not everything in the hotel is complete, but from what I saw it is looking complete enough for a very nice stay in Nusa Jaya. The pools are complete and the Skybar with views over the pool and Singapore in the background will be open soon. The […]

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August 6, 2013 at 9:09 pm

The Majestic Hotel – A Reinvented Icon

The Majestic Hotel – A Reinvented Icon

A Kuala Lumpur icon has reemerged after decades of slumber into a grand hotel preserving the beauty of Hotel Majestic from the ’30s and introducing a 15 storey tower of contemporary rooms, suites, meeting and function space. The Majestic Hotel blends traditional and contemporary elements to create a truly unique experience. In the restored Majestic Wing architect Zaidan Tahir transports guests […]

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February 12, 2013 at 11:20 am

Luna – Rooftop Bar with a View That’s Hard to Beat

Luna – Rooftop Bar with a View That’s Hard to Beat

For a fun night out with music, drinks and a gorgeous view in Kuala Lumpur, head to the rooftop bar Luna. Reserve the coveted window seats early for a backdrop of the city, Petronas Towers and Menara Tower or head upstairs to look over the pool and city below. The fun starts at 5:00pm and goes until 1 or 3am […]

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February 2, 2013 at 1:41 pm

Orang Utan Rehab in Kuching

Orang Utan Rehab in Kuching

Okay, so these orang utans aren’t singing along to an Amy Winehouse song, instead they are being rehabilitated 45 minutes outside of Kuching. Many of the animals in the Semengoh Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre have had a tough life, being confiscated from their owners/ customs or brought in by members of the public and rangers. A visit to the wildlife center is an […]

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November 26, 2012 at 7:59 pm

Terrace House Dreams in Penang – Hotel Penaga Special

Terrace House Dreams in Penang – Hotel Penaga Special

Now is your chance to stay in a beautifully renovated terrace house in heritage filled Penang. Hotel Penaga is offering special prices for 2 night stays in their “Clarke Terraces” for their “School Holiday Family Package”. Enjoy 2 nights, daily breakfast for 4, and afternoon tea at Cinnamon for the very special rate of RM 1,888. The Clarke Terraces are […]

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November 13, 2012 at 12:20 pm