Rest and Relaxation at Turi Beach in Batam Indonesia

Rest and Relaxation at Turi Beach in Batam Indonesia

As I lay on my lounger, drink in hand looking over the infinity pool at Turi Beach Resort, I realize that only a few hours earlier I was in the midst of the hustle and bustle of Singapore. Now, I am enjoying my version of paradise listening to crashing waves with my only worry being moving my lounger to keep […]

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Hotel Fort Canning – Historic Getaway in Singapore City

Hotel Fort Canning – Historic Getaway in Singapore City

The Hotel For a city getaway set in the middle of nature, we headed to the historic Hotel Fort Canning. This hotel is full of history, once used as a base for the British Far East Command during World War II and most recently converted from a country club to the current hotel. Completed in November 2010, the architects from local […]

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Fresh Water Snorkeling in Bonito, Brazil

Fresh Water Snorkeling in Bonito, Brazil

After a brief flight from Rio to Campo Grande, a one-night sleep over, and then a few hour car journey, we landed ourselves in beautiful Bonito! We made our way to Bonito with two agendas on our mind, one was to snorkel in some of the world’s clearest waters and the other was to break up our long journey from Rio to Bolivia. Although […]

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Fontana Hotel

Fontana Hotel

The Fontana Hotel, newly opened in Kuta, offers an escape that captures the true nature of Bali designed by the environmentalist architect Popo Danes and Desain9 creative director Nobuyuki Narabayashi. The Fontana strives to provide great hospitality and make every guest feel at peace.  From the welcome ice cream kids receive to the edible arrangements provided for honeymooners. To create a trendy […]

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Koh Pha Ngan – Surviving the Full Moon Experience

Koh Pha Ngan – Surviving the Full Moon Experience

Famous for its monthly full moon parties, Koh Pha Ngan is an island with a big reputation.  But the full moon party isn’t the island’s only celebration; There’s also the Jungle Experience parties, Half Moon parties and Black Moon Culture parties that occur as often as the Full Moon.  So whenever your travel schedule allows a stop in Koh Pha […]

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Ohtel-Unique Boutique for Business and Pleasure

Ohtel-Unique Boutique for Business and Pleasure

The Ohtel Hotel This quaint boutique hotel is perfect for those travelers looking for something personal and unique. Designed, owned and run by architect and born Wellingtonion Alan Blundell, he’ll be sure to point you in the right direction for all the best food, activities and nightlife.  A great choice for business travellers looking for somewhere to relax, unwind and […]

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Rabbit Carrot Gun – Restaurant Review

Onion Marmalade Tart ($13.00)

We stumbled upon this newly opened café meets restaurant just by chance while looking for a suitable lunch spot. What lured us in was a quirky English café style interior in a renovated shop house, and a menu of pasta, quiche and salads. The whole lunch menu is full of fresh creative dishes using lots of vegetables including beetroot and […]

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Orangutan Rehab in Kuching

Orangutan Rehab in Kuching

Just 45 minutes outside of Kuching is an orangutan rehabilitation centre that allows you to see them in person, while also supporting their cause. 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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