Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua Beach Resort


The first time we went to Bali, we rushed things too much by cramming as many attractions in as possible. The challenge is deciding what not to do: there are so many temples, beach sites and markets to see that a lifetime is hardly enough.We learnt our lessons, so we took some time out in cafes, bars as well as shuffle round the Kuta/Seminyak town area during our second visit to Bali. However, I … [Read more...]

A 2D1N Fun and Romantic Getaway to Resorts World Sentosa


Last weekend, we took a break from work and went on a 2D1N fun and romantic getaway to Resorts World Sentosa. With less than one hour flying time from KL, Singapore is perfect for a quick getaway from work stress. If the vibrant island city is too much for you to handle, why not consider Resorts World Sentosa? Whether you are looking for total relaxation, family fun or a romantic getaway; RWS … [Read more...]

Nikki Beach Bali


Visiting a beach club with Ibiza-inspired party vibes in Bali - another must do's ticked off my list! Bali offers an eclectic mix of beach clubs lining its many beautiful and pristine coasts. However, not many have known or heard of Nikki Beach Club in Nusa Dua. Nikki Beach is actually a world renowned brand; also known as the ultimate beach club concept that combines the elements of music, … [Read more...]

Weekend Brunch at Cut Catch Cucina, Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua Beach Resort


Weekend Brunch at Cut Catch Cucina, Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua Beach Resort is known as one of the BEST in Bali Island. It has been listed as Top 10 Best Brunches in the World by Conde Nast Traveler in 2014. The name ‘Cut Catch Cucina’ is derived from its three stations each serving up different cuisine. CUT offers premium meats, from Wagyu, Angus and Kurobuta, to organic poultry selections. … [Read more...]

5 Reasons You Must Celebrate Songkran Festival in Chiangmai!


Sawadee Pee Mai (Happy New Year)! April is the hottest month of the year in Thailand, so why not engage in some water fight and water splashing activities to cool yourself down? The fixed date for Songkran Festival is from April 13 to April 15 throughout Thailand. Of course, apart from all the fun-filled activities, Songkran Festival actually carries deep meaning. Getting splash serves as … [Read more...]

10 Things to do in Pai, Thailand


About Pai: Pai (not "pie", pronounce as "baai") is a small town in northern Thailand's Mae Hong Son Province, near the Myanmar border, about 80 km north of Chiang Mai on the northern route to Mae Hong Son. It lies along the Pai River. Tucked into a quiet valley amidst northern Thailand’s jungle drenched mountains, Pai is a peaceful town of laidback charm and simple character. From … [Read more...]

#Escapers15 – This is Queensland Part II


Sofitel Gold Coast Broadbeeach was our third home away from home in #thisisqueensland. It is also my favourite hotel - who doesn't love a Sofitel right? My superior ocean view room is spacious and uncluttered, with personal balcony overlooking the beautiful Pacific Ocean. I really enjoyed the comfort of Sofitel MyBeds, a combination of a Mattress and a slatted Bed Base, a Featherbed, a Duvet, … [Read more...]

#Escapers15 – This is Queensland (Part 1)


Continuing from our Singapore leg, we flew Scoot Airlines to Gold Coast Airport on that night itself. We experienced ScootinStyle - a package of pre-flight premium privileges in Changi Airport. First we managed to save some time at the priority check-in desk at Scoot’s check-in row in Changi Airport Terminal 2. Secondly, we were granted exclusive SATS Premier Lounge at Singapore Changi … [Read more...]

#Escapers 15 – Your Singapore!


Last month, both Bobostephanie and I were privilege enough to be amongst the 17 prominent bloggers from nine Asia Pacific countries, who participated in the #escapers15 travel challenge which began in Singapore and spread across Brisbane, Sunshine Coast and Gold Coast Australia. #Escapers15 is social media initiatives sponsored by Accor Hotels Group, Fly Scoot, Tourism of Queensland and Tourism … [Read more...]

3 of My Favourite Hotels in Bangkok


#1 Hansar Bangkok Hansar Bangkok is a small, luxury hotel located on the pristine surroundings of Ratchadamri. Who says that size does matter when you win your guests’ heart with great services? Our 71sqm suite was amazing, tasteful and charming with the clever use of sliding doors and mirrors. The suite’s separate living area includes a fully outfitted workspace equipped with wi-fi, … [Read more...]

My Birthday Celebration @ VIE Hotel Bangkok – MGallery Collection


I arrived to Vie Hotel after a long transfer journey from Gold Coast to Singapore and finally to Bangkok. By the time I checked in, KampungBoy and the rest of our gang were out sight-seeing (they arrived one day earlier).  Fortunately, check in was prompt and efficient. The front desk staffs who clearly care for their guests' needs knew that I have missed the breakfast buffet (until 10.30 am), so … [Read more...]

Boracay Day 1: Boracay Airport Transfer, Boracay Uptown Hotel, D’Mall


Before you go, read this : Boracay Travel Guide: Must See, Must Eat & Must Do! We were traveling to Boracay during the end-Jan to early-Feb 4 days long weekend. We flew in via Air Asia and arrived to Kalibo airport. For Malaysian/Singaporean visitors, most of us fly direct to Kalibo Airport. The airport is really small and there were only two immigration counters working when were … [Read more...]