• Travel Tips
    Sri Lanka
    Planning a trip to Sri Lanka?

    Sri Lanka is a must see and a perfect getaway! Popular destinations include Colombo, Sigiriya, Unawatuna, Kandy, Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa, Galle, Hikkaduwa, Nuwara Eliya, Adam’s Peak, and Yala National Park. Before you head off on a holiday to Sri Lanka, do a bit of research and learn the do’s and don’ts. Read this to help you plan your trip! […]

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    Taking on Tokyo with kids in tow

    Heading to Japan’s bustling and incredible capital? With a population of more than 13 million, Tokyo is known as a fast-paced city with plenty to do and see. If you are considering Tokyo with kids for your next family holiday destination, here are some great spots to take your smaller touring companions. #1. Meet a […]

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    How to avoid infectious diseases in South East Asia

    Living in Singapore means easy accessibility to South East Asia’s exotic beaches and jungles, and the opportunity to try all kinds of adventurous foods. But, it also means risk of exposure to a variety of diseases that come with the region’s humid climate and the hygiene issues of some of the less-developed countries, among other factors. We asked […]

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    InterContinental Samui beach wedding
    Are you planning a destination wedding?

    Singapore is perfectly placed for finding a tropical island wedding destination, and sunny Koh Samui a prime candidate. One great option for the big event is the InterContinental Samui Baan Taling Ngam Resort, located on the island’s lush southwest coast, with stunning views and luxe amenities – plus, it’s just a two-hour flight away. Need […]

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    Vientiane Loas
    5 things to do in Vientiane

    There are your huge, bustling Asian capital cities – the likes of Bangkok, Tokyo, Delhi and Beijing – and then there’s Vientiane, which dances to the beat of a very different (read: much slower) drum. It gets an unfair rap from some visitors, but we like the relaxed vibe and hidden gems of the capital […]

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    Where to go in Japan: Our must-see spots!

    Japan should definitely be on the top of your travel list, especially while you’re living in Singapore. Apart from being incredibly Instagram-worthy with cherry blossoms, beautiful temples and fabulous food, there really is something for everyone. Whether it’s hiking, skiing, golfing, or even a visit to Disneyland if you’re travelling with younger children, there’s just […]

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    Amari Vang Vieng
    Travel news: places to stay and play

    If you love travelling (like we do), we’re sure you’re always on the hunt for a new hotel or destination to head to for your next getaway! Here are some great spots and hotel deals to check out. Escape to nature Located along the Nam Siong River in Laos, newly opened Amari Vang Vieng is […]

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    7 tips for navigating Angkor

    For most tourists to Cambodia, a trip to Angkor Wat, the largest religious monument in the world, is high on the list of must-see sights. The Angkor Archaeological Park covers 400 square kilometres and contains the remains of several Khmer Empire capitals from the ninth to the 15th centuries, which include Angkor Thom and Ta […]

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    India
    Top travel tips for visiting India

    India is a must-see and the perfect trip for all! Popular destinations include Delhi, Jaipur, Agra, Kerala, Goa, Mumbai, Rajasthan and Bangalore. Before you head off do a bit of research and learn the do’s and don’ts from various sources, read this to help you plan your trip! The basics Population: 1.3 billion Capital: New Delhi Religion: Hindu (80%), Muslim […]

  • Oceania
    Make your own Grey Goose cocktail at Halcyon House

    Paper Daisy restaurant at Halcyon House, where Grey Goose ambassador Andy Wren has curated a menu of “unforgettable cocktails”. Supplied by Fiona Carruthers What’s better than drinking a refreshing cocktail at home? Having it made for you at Halcyon House on the far northern NSW coast, just a few steps from the golden arc of […]