Coffee “Connoisseuring” in Salento, Columbia

Coffee “Connoisseuring” in Salento, Columbia

Salento is a quaint country town located 25km from the area’s capital of Armenia.  Renowned for its coffee plantations and jaw dropping landscape this is a perfect little getaway from all the hustle and bustle of some of the big buzzing cities of Colombia.  With one main plaza and only about a dozen small side streets it’s extremely easy to […]

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September 26, 2012 at 10:05 pm

Diving with Manta Rays in Nusa Lembongan

Diving with Manta Rays in Nusa Lembongan

To get my PADI open water certification, I went to this rustic little island called Nusa Lembongan. If you are into diving, this place is a must go. It’s such an unpolished gem and so removed from all the commercialism – the natives there are so trusting. We never locked our doors, everything we ate at the diving centre or […]

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September 25, 2012 at 2:20 pm

Good Ol’ Days of Singapore Buffet

Good Ol’ Days of Singapore Buffet

Every Tuesday night at Shangri-La’s Rasa Sentosa Resort, the Silver Shell Café is transformed for the Good Ol’ Days of Singapore buffet. With Batik table cloths and staff dressed to suit the era, they recreate a sample of what life was like in Singapore back in the 1960s. As soon as Tom and I sat down at our table, a […]

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September 24, 2012 at 8:36 am

Cocktails at WOOBAR Singapore

Cocktails at WOOBAR Singapore

Swinging egg chairs, glittering cushions, and glowing purple lights set the vibe of the pulsating WOOBAR at the newly opened W Singapore-Sentosa Cove. Pull up a seat at the bar or lounge in style while listening to resident DJ Has spin the hottest beats. Sitting at the bar with Jamie from W Singapore taking in the views over the pool, […]

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September 20, 2012 at 9:40 am

Fun in the Sun at Ku De Ta Bali

Fun in the Sun at Ku De Ta Bali

For one of the trendiest spots in town look no further then Ku De Ta! Located right along Seminyak beach with plenty of open air seating, some of the best cocktails ever tasted, and a house DJ dropping beats you’ll find it hard to peal yourself away from this place! We headed to Ku De Ta mid week to watch […]

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September 18, 2012 at 8:28 am

The Fullerton Hotel

The Fullerton Hotel

The Fullerton Hotel is in the middle of the city in Singapore, allowing guests to enjoy all the entertainment, art, and business opportunities it has to offer. The hotel is a true heritage icon, as it once housed the General Post Office, The Singapore Club and the Chamber of Commerce. The hotel has 400 rooms and suites with spectacular views […]

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September 17, 2012 at 9:30 am

Hotel Maya

Hotel Maya

One of Hotel Maya’s slogans is “Personalized service in designer settings”. Having seen amazing photos of this hotel on the internet, I had to take a closer looker at the detailing and find out what gives this hotel a “designer setting”. Located in the prime Kuala Lumpur City Center (KLCC), it’s a 10 minute walk to the Petronas Twin Towers. […]

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September 9, 2012 at 3:17 pm

Sailing the San Blas Islands

Sailing the San Blas Islands

Many people doing the South/Central America gringo trail usually face the question of how to cross between the two. With overland routes being out of the question because of the extremely dangerous Darien Gap you will either need to fly or boat. I had only planned on doing South America but continually heard about this unforgettable boat trip between Cartagena […]

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September 8, 2012 at 1:16 pm