Meal for Two: S’mores, Bangsar South

The Moomin’s eye doctor is located at Nexus Bangsar South, so I’ve been hanging around the neighbourhood a lot lately (her eye is much better now, but we’ve been doing follow-ups regularly because it wasn’t healing as quickly as it should due to age). On one of these follow-ups, we checked into S’mores for lunch. The place has been around since Nexus opened and touts … Continue reading Meal for Two: S’mores, Bangsar South

Walking Tour: Bangsar South, Kuala Lumpur

Bordering the fringes of the Kuala Lumpur city centre, Bangsar South is perhaps best known as a modern business hub, home to multi-story office towers, luxury condos and chic retail outlets. The commercial area is nicely landscaped with parks, plenty of greenery and wide, paved roads, and the three main buildings – The Sphere, The Nexus and The Vertical – are all connected via convenient … Continue reading Walking Tour: Bangsar South, Kuala Lumpur

Botanica Deli, The Vertical Bangsar South

Taking up a corner space on the ground floor of The Vertical in Bangsar South, Botanica Deli is as chic as cafes come. Spacious, bright and cheerful, tall glass windows allow plenty of natural sunlight to filter in, while the earth hues and wood interiors are accentuated by touches of green, to fit the deli’s greenhouse theme. Part of the Botanica + Co brand (you … Continue reading Botanica Deli, The Vertical Bangsar South

Review: Alila Bangsar – A Zen-Like Oasis in The Heart Of The City

Tucked in a quiet corner of the Brickfields neighbourhood in Kuala Lumpur, Alila Bangsar is a relatively new boutique hotel by Singapore-based luxury hotel and resort chain Alila; the brand’s first in Malaysia. The hotel has been gaining a steady clientele, mainly business folks and couples looking for a chill place to relax within the city, but still close enough to business and entertainment hubs. … Continue reading Review: Alila Bangsar – A Zen-Like Oasis in The Heart Of The City

Review: RAGE Bangsar – Where Coffee, Tech and Communities Meet

Good news for coffee lovers! There’s a new cafe in town, and it’s more than just your typical Instagrammable spot. Setting itself apart from the typical copy-and-paste coffee chains, RAGE Bangsar aims to reinvent the scene with a refreshing new cafe concept that combines technology, coffee and the local community. At the official launching at their outlet in Menara UOA Bangsar, which I was privileged … Continue reading Review: RAGE Bangsar – Where Coffee, Tech and Communities Meet

Review: Upperhouse Kitchen & Dessert Bar, Bangsar

**I actually came here ages ago (by ages I mean like 3 months but that’s forever in blog time), but couldn’t write about it until the article was published for work, so… here you go!  Hey guys! So the Ed and I were invited to Upperhouse Kitchen & Dessert Bar in Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur for a food review recently. The place, which started off as a … Continue reading Review: Upperhouse Kitchen & Dessert Bar, Bangsar

Malaysia Day Special – Lobster Burger @ Pince and Pints, Bangsar KL

I love burgers. I also love lobsters. So when I heard that Pince & Pints – the lobster experts over at Bangsar, KL – is coming up with a special dish combining both, in conjunction with Malaysia Day, there was no way I could say no. There aren’t too many places in KL that serve fresh, affordable lobster, so when the Singaporean franchise made its way … Continue reading Malaysia Day Special – Lobster Burger @ Pince and Pints, Bangsar KL

Ramadhan Buffet @ The Straits Estate, V E Hotel &Residences Kuala Lumpur

One good thing about living in Malaysia ? We have so many holidays for the many different races/religions that live here that it’s like a never-ending celebration throughout the year ! 😀 Christmas and New Year’s is followed by Chinese New Year, then there’s Easter, Diwali, and of course Eid-al-Fitr or Hari Raya, which marks the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadhan. People … Continue reading Ramadhan Buffet @ The Straits Estate, V E Hotel &Residences Kuala Lumpur