Hotel Istana

Hotel Istana

Hotel Istana is a 5 star business hotel located in Kuala Lumpur’s City Centre and only a 5 minute walk to the Bukit Bintang shopping mall. From the grand lobby to the hotel rooms, royal Malay decor abounds. Amenities include a free-form outdoor Greco-Roman styled swimming pool, a fully equipped Fitness Centre, Sauna, Jacuzzi and business services. With an excellent […]

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May 10, 2012 at 5:30 am

Trishaw Tour of Georgetown

Trishaw Tour of Georgetown

There are so many attractions to see in Penang’s heritage district of Georgetown, that unless you enjoy getting lost in 30 degree heat, trishaw rides are the perfect way to explore the area. We learned this the hard way after searching all over Penang road for the famous Penang Road Teo Chew Chendol. People were pointing us in all different […]

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May 9, 2012 at 6:26 pm

SkyBar Kuala Lumpur

SkyBar Kuala Lumpur

Located on level 33 of Traders Hotel, this cool lounge has stunning views of Kuala Lumpur, including the famous Petronas towers in the background. Here you can unwind in one of the coveted window seats, with the breath taking drop behind your back or in the comfortable seating set around the pool. Favorite pass times while here include watching tipsy […]

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May 9, 2012 at 10:10 am

Sultan Lounge

Sultan Lounge

This hot night spot is hidden underground in the Mandarin Oriental Hotel Kuala Lumpur. Accessed by a glass elevator taking you to the dramatic interior of draped curtains, round VIP booths, and uncanny furniture, it’s no surprise that the space was created by the talented design firm Dupoux. Wednesday night is ladies night, so arrive early and enjoy pink guava […]

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May 9, 2012 at 8:24 am

Video: Hawker Food at the Food Trail Under the Singapore Flyer

Video: Hawker Food at the Food Trail Under the Singapore Flyer

Join me as I try a few different local hawker dishes under the Singapore Flyer at the Food Trail. Dishes include fried oysters, pork noodle and my favourite drink sugarcane juice.

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May 5, 2012 at 12:18 pm

Eastern and Oriental Hotel

Eastern and Oriental Hotel

Built in 1885, the Eastern and Oriental Hotel, commonly known as the E&O, displays the grand elegance of the British colonial era. Visitors have a choice of rooms in the original Heritage wing or the new Victory Annex wing. With a prime location along the water in Georgetown, the hotel is a big attraction in Penang. Eastern and Oriental Hotel […]

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May 3, 2012 at 12:01 pm

MO Bar at Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur

MO Bar at Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur

More than just a hotel bar, this cool spot has a variety of unique cocktails.  Our favorites include the Malay Mojitos (RM 34) made with palm sugar, and their newest martini: Island Obsession (RM 48). The cozy ambiance and a piano player in the background, makes it a great bar to grab a drink or two. MO Bar Mandarin Oriental, […]

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May 3, 2012 at 8:23 am

Video: Ao Nang Beach, Krabi Thailand

Video: Ao Nang Beach, Krabi Thailand

Explore Ao Nang beach in Krabi Thailand. Sun, sand and massages on the beach. Music by TYR http://facebook.com/TYRDubstep http://centerstageclassic.com/tyr.html

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April 22, 2012 at 1:44 am