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Hello Kitty Town – Rekindling Memories of Childhood

by Joseph Ellis October 18, 2013

Some forty years ago, Yuko Shimizu created a cute character called Kitty White for Shintaro Tsuji the founder of Sanrio. This cute kitten is known the world over as Hello Kitty and has inspired a themed restaurant and maternity hospital in Taiwan, a couple of theme parks in Japan and now a Hello Kitty Town in Nusajaya Johor, Malaysia. Fresh […]

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Legoland Malaysia – Childlike Delight Awaits

by Joseph Ellis October 18, 2013

Ever imagined yourself as Gulliver among Lilliputian buildings?  It’s even more exciting if those buildings were famous world landmarks like the Taj Mahal,  The Great Wall of China, Forbidden City or the Petronas Towers. And what if I have to tell you that this fantasy is possible indeed. On a rather humid morning recently, Rosemarie and I decided to embark […]

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Picking a Travel Focused Credit Card

by Rosemarie John October 4, 2013

A credit card that makes you want to travel more often? Yes, you got that right! With the Standard Chartered Tigerair Platinum Credit Card in Singapore, travel hopping around South-East Asia with complimentary one-way tickets and airline perks will make your next awaited holiday happen all that more quicker! By setting itself apart from the rest of the travel credit […]

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Sponsored Video: A Cocktail of Flight and Football

by Rosemarie John September 26, 2013

Travel and sports are easy bedfellows that stir up intense emotions in people everywhere!  So when an airline and a world famous football team mingle together sparks are bound to ignite, tongues wag, excitement is in the air and magic is created. It’s now official that Qatar Airways has partnered with FC Barcelona in a historic jersey-sponsorship deal, ending Barcelona’s […]

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Win a Stay at the Elegant Capri by Fraser Singapore!

by Rosemarie John September 18, 2013

Heading to Singapore soon? Grab a chance to win this lovely complimentary giveaway that features a chic stay at one of Singapore’s modern hotel residences – Capri by Fraser! We’ve stayed at Capri before and enjoyed the facilities! To find out what our experience with the hotel was like, click here. This fabulous complimentary giveaway includes the following: 1. STAY […]

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1960s – A Secret to My Wanderlust Life

by Rosemarie John May 29, 2013

Mum and dad in the 1960s! People usually ask me how I can travel at a drop of a hat and not be bored of a near nomadic life. I have been often queried about why I travel and why I keep meticulous accounts of the places I travel to. The answer lies somewhere in the past. It lies in […]

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A Relaxing Evening at the Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur

by Joseph Ellis April 18, 2013

If a luxurious stay at the Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur wasn’t already a weekend of true relaxation, an evening at the Majestic Spa and Truefitt and Hill topped it off just like a dollop of freshly whipped cream on scoops of gelato! The Majestic Spa The first impression you form when you walk into The Majestic Spa is the fact […]

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The Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur – A Date with History

by Rosemarie John April 17, 2013

Tucked away on the corner of what was once called Victory Avenue, the neo-classical styled Majestic Hotel which closed in the 80s has once again reopened its doors to the affluent traveller. Built in 1932 as a hotel and then converted into an art gallery temporarily, this colonial hotel has had a second renaissance with restoration and further expansion of […]

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New Australian Visa Application Centre in Singapore

by Rosemarie John March 21, 2013

From March 25, the visa application centre in Singapore will be located at  20 Cecil Street, #11-02 to 05 Equity Plaza, Singapore 049705. VFS Global Services Pte Ltd is a commercial company working in partnership with the Commonwealth of Australia to provide Australian visa application services in Singapore. The Australian Visa Application Centre (AVAC) in Singapore offers services which include […]

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Top Holiday Destinations For Singaporeans

by Rosemarie John February 28, 2013

Thinking of going on holiday? With so many fantastic destinations at your doorstep, it can be difficult thinking of where to go. To help point you in the right direction, here’s six top destinations to start thinking about. Kuala Lumpur The capital of Malaysia is an ideal holiday spot because of its proximity to Singapore, and also because it offers […]

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