Swissôtel Berlin – terrific hospitality in the heart of West Berlin

The Swissôtel Berlin is located in West Berlin, in the center of a bustling district known as Kurfürstendamm. This is where all the action is! From cafes, to endless rows of shopping boutiques, beauty parlors, restaurants and supermarkets, you will never be bored. A lot of beautiful people here to ogle at – from trendy […]

Las Vacas latest Breakfast Menu

Having heard good things about the butcher, Las Vacas, and their steaks, we were rather pleased to be invited over to check out their latest breakfast menu. Las Vacas is touted to do delicious, affordable steaks and we hoped that the breakfast menu would be the same. The Wagyu Karubi and Eggs – RM28 One […]

Getting to know Jozi #MeetSouthAfrica

Immediately after spending 2 weeks in Berlin, it was time to fly to Johannesburg for the #MeetSouthAfrica campaign. They say, “It’s Jozi, that Joburg is affectionately known as.. ”   I say, “Very nice to meet you, Jozi!” 

I heard a Roomer – Roomers Frankfurt

One of the incredibly cool hotels I managed to stay at while passing through Frankfurt, thanks to Agoda’s fine arrangements, was Roomers. The hotel itself is located a mere 3 minute walk from Frankfurt’s main train station and is also located just 10 minutes to a trendy food district in town. If you don’t mind a bit […]

Queensland – Gold Coast Hinterland

Moving away from the Sunshine Coast, we head South towards Gold Coast, but not before making a short detour into the Hinterlands, the inner section from the coast, where the hilly, mountainous regions and its farms offer its own rural charm. Though we passed many fields and farms in quaint towns and idyllic nature parks, […]

It’s time to #MeetSouthAfrica!

Totally psyched to be heading to South Africa soon, for my next adventure, #MeetSouthAfrica , with South African Tourism. 14 bloggers will traverse beautiful South Africa in search adventure and exhilarating experiences, between 2 May and 11 May 2014. Follow the hashtag #MeetSouthAfrica to see what we get up to. The three separate groups will […]

More Bang for your Buck.. booking holidays online

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If you’re already planning a holiday, hold your horses.. Wednesday might just be the best day to do it. Independent travel has always been more appealing to the young and adventurous, from finding the best deals ourselves to picking our own places to visit – minus all the commercial tourist traps. I can attest to […]

Inventive Asian at Tim Raue, Berlin

“I don’t use potatoes, or serve bread, or any of that heavy stuff”, says Tim Raue, when he has had the time to stop by our table to say hello. Berlin that is well known for its risqué antics, anti-establishment views and inventive dining scene was just the place to eat well, and to eat […]

A Genuine Haven, called Gozo

The tiny island Gozo, that’s located just next to Malta is a genuine haven. It’s a great place to get away for the day – highly walkable with many great nooks, people to meet, as well as some terrific spots for lunch. On Gozo, you will find beautiful prehistoric temples, fossil-studded cliffs, breathtaking coves, great […]

Road trip – into the belly of Malta

One of the best ways to experience Malta, is by renting a car, and driving around the island. Some might say that the evel knievel antics of impatient drivers who drive heavy on the right foot are a nightmare to encounter, but coming from Malaysia, I’d say it’s pretty much the same sort of driving. If […]

Chef in the Spotlight – Emmanuel Stroobant

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Today’s Chef in the Spotlight, is none other than the charismatic Emmanuel Stroobant. He recently cooked a terrific meal for both me and Cumi, and not only did we love his food, we also found his way of life totally captivating. Married to a Malaysian lass from Seremban, Emmanuel finds that his heart is closest […]