Category Archives: STAYCATION

[JB WEEKEND GATEWAY] A Weekend in Sand & Sandals Desaru Beach Resort & Spa | Johor , Malaysia

Sand and Sandals Desaru Resort & Spa is the newly revamp resort that opened early this year. It is formerly known as Pulai Desaru Beach Resort & Spa. Sand and Sandals Resort & Spa is also the first resort by Techvance Hotel & Resort Group. I visited the resort over the weekend and had an enjoyable time. Continue reading [JB WEEKEND GATEWAY] A Weekend in Sand & Sandals Desaru Beach Resort & Spa | Johor , Malaysia

[TAIWAN HOTEL] Hotel Review: Aloft Hotel Taipei Zhongshan

During my Taiwan holiday, I stayed 2 different hotels and one of it is Aloft Hotel Taipei Zhongshan. Aloft Taipei Zhongshan is one of the luxury hotels under Starwood Hotels & Resorts that delivers a fresh, fun and fulfilling reinvention of the travel experience. True enough that each Aloft Hotels has different theme and concept. Aloft Taipei Zhongshan showcases the vibrant and arty-farty lifestyle concept. Hotel guests can instantly feel the moment you enter into the hotel lobby. Continue reading [TAIWAN HOTEL] Hotel Review: Aloft Hotel Taipei Zhongshan

[TAIWAN HOTEL] Hotel Review : Orange Hotel Quanqian Taipei | Taiwan

During my trip to Taipei, Taiwan, I stayed in 2-star Orange Hotel Quanqian for 3 days 2 night. The hotel is 2 streets away from Taipei Main Station. Orange Hotel is under Forte Hotel Group that has other hotels in different part of Taipei and Yilan. I stayed at their Forte Dong Shan Villa Yilan 3 years ago. So, basically it is my second stay with Forte Hotel Group. Continue reading [TAIWAN HOTEL] Hotel Review : Orange Hotel Quanqian Taipei | Taiwan

[JB HOTEL] Legoland Malaysia Resort Launches Ninjago™ Themed Rooms

– It’s ‘ninja month’ at LEGOLAND® Malaysia Resort and the resort just became a little more mysterious! LEGOLAND® Malaysia Resort today announced the opening of NINJAGO™ themed rooms at its award-winning LEGOLAND® Hotel, the first of its kind in Asia. Continue reading [JB HOTEL] Legoland Malaysia Resort Launches Ninjago™ Themed Rooms

[HOTEL REVIEW] MY STAY WITH HILTON SUKHUMVIT BANGKOK | THAILAND

After I checked out from DoubleTree by Hilton Sukhumvit, I proceed over to Hilton Sukhumvit Bangkok for 2 nights stay in Bangkok. Hilton Sukhumvit Bangkok is just next to DoubleTree by Hilton Sukhumvit and all I need to do is to pack my luggage and walk over from the back of the hotel. Hilton Sukhumvit Bangkok which is also a few minutes walk away from BTS station is another Hilton property that offers to different target hotel guests – corporate/ business travellers. Continue reading [HOTEL REVIEW] MY STAY WITH HILTON SUKHUMVIT BANGKOK | THAILAND

[BANGKOK HOTEL] DOUBLETREE BY HILTON SUKHUMVIT BANGKOK

During my recent trip to Bangkok, I stayed a night at DoubleTree by Hilton Sukhumvit Bangkok before moving to Hilton Sukhumvit the following day. DoubleTree by Hilton Sukhumvit Bangkok is a 5-star hotel located in the heart of Sukhumvit’s business, leisure and entertainment districts. The contemporary hotel is also close to The Emporium leisure complex and EmQuartier Mall which is currently one of the recommended places to go by tourists. Continue reading [BANGKOK HOTEL] DOUBLETREE BY HILTON SUKHUMVIT BANGKOK

[SG HOTEL] MAKING HOTEL HOME BY SWISSOTEL MERCHANT COURT SINGAPORE

Swissotel Merchant Court Singapore has finally completed their refurbishment of all 476 rooms and suites with coloured themes and added meeting rooms and even new in-house spa brand called Purovel Spa & Sport. Their dining restaurants have also transformed and I had gone to the recent one, Ellenborough Market Café. The lobby area, walkways and restrooms have also benn given a fresh coat of paint to complete the makeover. Continue reading [SG HOTEL] MAKING HOTEL HOME BY SWISSOTEL MERCHANT COURT SINGAPORE

[JB ] HOLIDAY VILLA JOHOR BAHRU- STAYCATION HOTEL REVIEW

Holiday Villa Johor Bahru is the latest hotel in Johor Bahru City Centre which welcomes guests from early March 2016. The 4-star hotel comprises Superior, Deluxe and Premium Suite rooms. I did a booking through Agoda for a weekend staycation because there is having opening special promotion! And guess how much I paid for the Premium Suites? It was S$137.38 (~RM409.39) per night. The initial price was S$188.20 (~RM560.84) for their opening promotion special. I managed to use my Agoda points to deduct. So, yeah! More Savings for us! Continue reading [JB ] HOLIDAY VILLA JOHOR BAHRU- STAYCATION HOTEL REVIEW

[SG EATS] DOODLES- The shake shake noodles at Tiong Bahru

I finally got the time to visit Doodles located at the basement of Tiong Bahru plaza over the weekend. Initially I thought Doodles has a space for customers to dine in but as I arrived, it is actually a noodle kiosk. However, the kiosk is very bright in white and instantly caught my attention. Continue reading [SG EATS] DOODLES- The shake shake noodles at Tiong Bahru

[M’SIA TRAVELS] THE REPLACEMENT LODGE & KITCHEN- MORE THAN JUST KINFOLK CAFÉ BUT A WANDERLUST STAY

The Replacement Lodge & Kitchen café is well-known in Johor Bahru café scene as well as one of the favourite cafe lists for Singaporeans. Within a walking distance from JB checkpoint City Square mall, the café serves all-day brunch starting from 10:00am. The spacious café is highly regarded as instagram-worthy spot due to the kinfolk alike theme and rustic wooden furniture. They have recently added marble round table just outside the corridor of the café. Continue reading [M’SIA TRAVELS] THE REPLACEMENT LODGE & KITCHEN- MORE THAN JUST KINFOLK CAFÉ BUT A WANDERLUST STAY