boCHINche – Gourmet Argentinian Cuisine Found

boCHINche – Gourmet Argentinian Cuisine Found

Don’t you love hidden gems? Those treasures that you have to hunt for. Restaurants that only the right people know about? I found one of those hidden on the second floor of a nondescript building in Robertson Quay, all thanks to Asian Food Channel and DBS’ Underground Supper Club. boCHINche is a contemporary Argentinian restaurant that has reopened after renovations, emerging with a quirky […]

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October 10, 2014 at 2:36 pm

Sample the Flavours of Singapore for Free – ION Orchard Local Food Trail

Sample the Flavours of Singapore for Free – ION Orchard Local Food Trail

There’s nothing more exciting and intimidating than trying never before tasted foods in a new country. With ION Orchard’s Local Food Trail, tourists can learn about and taste a variety of local favourites including local kueh (cakes), kaya toast, teh tarik (frothy milk tea) and lots more safely and for free. ION Orchard Local Food Trail is held daily at 11am from […]

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September 28, 2014 at 7:24 pm

4 Ways to Try Out Makan@Jen at Hotel Jen Orchardgateway

4 Ways to Try Out Makan@Jen at Hotel Jen Orchardgateway

Sept 27 2014 With the opening of a new hotel, comes new restaurants to try out. Hotel Jen Orchardgateway, the new Shangri-la brand replacing Traders, introduces us to Makan@Jen, their all-day-dining restaurant and Lounge@Jen for high-tea and cocktails. Here are 4 ways you can try out Makan@Jen and a bonus 2 ways to enjoy Lounge@Jen. Seafood Buffet Feast on the […]

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September 27, 2014 at 11:46 am

First Look at Hotel Jen Orchardgateway

First Look at Hotel Jen Orchardgateway

Hotel Jen Orchardgateway has opened its doors right in the centre of bustling Orchard Road. This marks the first Hotel Jen to open, that is Shangri-La’s fresh and fun brand replacing Traders Hotel. Upon arrival, head straight to the 10th floor to the sparkling and modern main lobby, as well as Makan@Jen the hotel’s buffet and a la carte restaurant, and […]

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September 24, 2014 at 9:40 pm

A Fairy Tale Realised – The Castle Hotel Dalian, China

A Fairy Tale Realised – The Castle Hotel Dalian, China

  A fairy tale destination has opened in Dalian, China with the opening of The Castle Hotel, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Dalian. Set on Lotus Mountain in Northeast China’s Dalian city, the hotel offers 292 luxurious guest rooms, ocean views and an interior full of opulent, contemporary design realised by the the interior design firm HBA (Hirsch Bedner Associates). No castle […]

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September 20, 2014 at 9:49 am

Boutique Hotel with an Edge – QT Sydney

Boutique Hotel with an Edge – QT Sydney

If quirky, funky, crazy and beautiful hotels are your thing, QT Hotel should be your hotel of choice while staying in Sydney. This hotel which is the brand’s flagship location, with a few other addresses scattered around Australia, is housed in what was once two historic buildings including a theatre. Now, blending modern design with Gothic and Art Deco features, the hotel […]

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September 20, 2014 at 9:09 am

Bo.Lan – A Thai Fine Dining Experience

Bo.Lan – A Thai Fine Dining Experience

If you find yourself in Bangkok, craving to taste a variety of superb Thai food, but really don’t want to decide on what to order, give the much raved about Bo.lan a try. All you have to decide on when you arrive at Bo.lan is whether to go for the full degustation menu, the Bo.lan Balance, or the smaller version, […]

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September 17, 2014 at 7:29 pm

Top 5 Experiences in Blaye Cotes de Bordeaux, France

Top 5 Experiences in Blaye Cotes de Bordeaux, France

1. Saint-Émillion This UNESCO world heritage site is not only visually breath taking but also the home of the best wines in the country. Its 13,000 acres represent 67.5% of the total area of wine producing communes and 6% of the total Bordeaux vineyard. If you want to taste great wines, a visit to Saint-Émilion is a must. Nestled along […]

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September 14, 2014 at 8:40 pm