Category Archives: STAYCATION

[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

CROWNE PLAZA CHANGI AIRPORT NEW EXTENSION JUST GOT EVEN AMAZING FOR BUSINESS TRAVELLERS

Crowne Plaza Changi Airport has announced the opening of a new architecturally exceptional 10-storey extension this 1st August 2016. The 18 months construction project has increasing its total capacity by over 75 percent. Continue reading CROWNE PLAZA CHANGI AIRPORT NEW EXTENSION JUST GOT EVEN AMAZING FOR BUSINESS TRAVELLERS

[SG EATS] 6 DURIAN DESSERTS TO TRY AT HIGH TEA BUFFET MARRIOTT CAFÉ

The durian season is back again! Have you got your durian cravings yet? Other than visiting durian stalls, hotels are launching durian desserts to attract customers. And Marriott Café is offering durian dessert spread for their High Tea buffet from now till end July 2016. I visited and tried the desserts over the weekend. Aww… I am blessed with the treats. Continue reading [SG EATS] 6 DURIAN DESSERTS TO TRY AT HIGH TEA BUFFET MARRIOTT CAFÉ

[SG HOTEL] SNEAK PEEK ON THE GRAND COPTHORNE WATERFRONT HOTEL’S INTEGRATED DINING DESTINATION

A week ago, I attended the media preview for a sneak peek of the lobby that will be unveiling to public on 2 June 2016. The Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel lobby has a massive makeover which started end November 2015. The new concept is modern, vibrant and eclectic and embodies the best of the East and West. Continue reading [SG HOTEL] SNEAK PEEK ON THE GRAND COPTHORNE WATERFRONT HOTEL’S INTEGRATED DINING DESTINATION

[JB STAYCATION] 10 REASONS TO CHOOSE SOMERSET MEDINI NUSAJAYA FOR YOUR NEXT WEEKEND STAYCATION

While exploring Star Wars Day at Legoland Malaysia over the weekend, I got the opportunity to stay at Somerset Medini Nusajaya over the weekend. Somerset Medini Nusajaya (Citadines Medini Nusajaya) located in the heart of Medini is the latest addition staycation to discover in Johor Bahru. Medini is the central business district of the Nusajaya economic zone in Iskandar Malaysia.The 4-star hotel/ serviced residence under Ascott Limited (Capitaland) is only few minutes walk away from Legoland Malaysia. The serviced residence is conveniently located 15 minutes drive from Singapore CIQ 2nd Link and 25 minutes drive away from Johor Senai International Airport. Continue reading [JB STAYCATION] 10 REASONS TO CHOOSE SOMERSET MEDINI NUSAJAYA FOR YOUR NEXT WEEKEND STAYCATION