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Ibis Bencoolen: Fantastic 3 Star Economy and Value Hotel in Singapore
Won’t it be nice to have the luxuries of a 5 star hotel for the price of a 3 star? Well, that is what the Ibis Hotels swear by and which I figured out on my recent stay at their Ibis Bencoolen property in the heart of the business and cultural ...
Is This Kailua Hawaii's Next Waikiki?
Uh oh, it looks like there's a fight brewing in Hawaii. Kailua, a small, beachside town on the island's windward side, is increasingly becoming popular with tourists, much to the chagrin of many local residents. Post by My Kailua. Kailua is best ...
Find London’s smallest public sculpture
High up a building in the City of London, two mice are locked in immortal battle over a lump of cheese, neither side seemingly willing to give up the battle until the stones around them crumble to dust. These are the Philpot Lane mice, and are said ...
Women on Motorcycles are Changing Culture & Opinion
Whether it’s for freedom, adventure, spiritual experience, confidence, independence, or community, women are taking to motorcycles with an increased voracity. Three years ago, Debra Teplitz, 44, decided to silence the voice in her head that sa ...
It’s all Backwards & Beautiful, Driving the Irish Countryside, Day 1
Today I left the hotel early to go to Avis Car Rental to pick up my rental car. I decided to take a taxi because I didn’t want to carry my heavy backpack and tote to the LUAS (above-groud subway). After retrieving my rental car, I set out ...
Luxury Sipping & Eating at Carmel’s GourmetFest 2015
Chef Olivier Roellinger at his outdoor cooking demo. ??. Chef Michel Bras helping to plate chef Francis Wolf’s dish at the Taste of France luncheon. L’endive farcie, parfum de truffes, by Michel Bras. The electric Ernst Loosen ...
Top 5 Travel Destinations in East India
Eastern India-the part of India where the sun rises! It comprises the states of West Bengal, Jharkhand, Bihar, Orissa and also the union territory of Andaman & Nicobar Islands. ??The region has an interesting blend of Bengali, Assamese and Indian ...
A guide to charming and contrasting BRATISLAVA, Slovakia.
Whilst researching "Off the beaten track things to do in Bratislava" all my searches came back with were "Bratislava IS off the beaten track!". We had little expectation of exactly what we would find in Bratislava and that was par ...
not taipei/singapore: 8 PLACES TO EAT/VISIT IN SINGAPORE
I've been to Singapore a couple times before, but never had that much time to explore. Thanks to all of your great recommendations, I had a chance to explore some new Singapore must eats! There's nothing like going to a new place to get overwhel ...
The Dominican Republic, a Mecca for Cigar Smokers
While most people know wine has terroir, I was surprised on a recent trip to the Dominican Republic to learn that cigars are also affected by the region the tobacco is grown in, as well as body, aroma, flavor and aging. This was a foreign concept to ...
Travel snapshot – Sunrise at Redang Beach Malaysia
The short school break is just over. It was this short getaway trip to Redang Island Beach that had me took a nice shot on sunrise. I couldn’t remember when was my last time sitting on a??beach in early morning to snap sunrise photos. I meant o ...
Snorkelling and Fishing at Pelorus and Orpheus Islands near Lucinda About Townsville
Lucinda and the Palm Island Group which include Pelorus and Orpheus islands are the perfect distance from Townsville, our home town in North Queensland. ??A journey there is long enough to give a going on holiday feel and short enough to arrive in 1. ...
Lombok Island: The Perfect Place to Escape Bali’s Silent Day of Nyepi
March 21 is the day of Nyepi in Bali this year. It’s the New Year in the Balinese calendar and it consists of a couple of celebration days and one day of silence and reflecting. Because I didn’t want to spend this day in Bali, I decided t ...
Travel Between The Pages
If you have ever visited Barcelona, you likely returned home raving about the city’s stunning architecture. Now along with Barcelona’s grand??townhouses, mansions, museums, churches, and historical sites hundreds of late 19th and early 2 ...
Biking Bangkok By Night: Sightseeing After Dark
My heart raced as I watched my best friend, Lizzie, cross the braid of traffic on her bike, following closely to the other riders in our group. Her mom would kill me if anything happened to her. I paused, considering the consequences. At least she&rs ...
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