Earlier in February, I had the privilege of attending the launch of KLoe – Kuala Lumpur’s latest boutique hotel. Located just a stone’s throw away from the city’s Golden Triangle area, the 85-room hotel is designed as a celebration of artistic pursuit – and it shows through the painstakingly curated art pieces, creative decor, and warm and friendly service. The name is a playful portmanteau … Continue reading KLoe Hotel – Kuala Lumpur’s Latest Boutique Hotel For Creative Nomads and Travellers
I love bubble baths. Although I don’t get to enjoy them very often since we don’t have a bathtub at home, they’re always something I look forward to whenever I get to stay in a nice hotel. For those of you who do have bathtubs in your home (lucky you!), LUSH recently released their biggest bubble bar collection to date, featuring 24 new bubble bars … Continue reading LUSH’s New Bubble Bar Collection Is Perfect for DIY Home Pampering
Hey guys! Sorry for the lack of updates – I had my wedding ceremony over the weekend and it was crazy. Now that it’s back to regular programming, I’m procrastinating by blogging instead of doing actual work, lol. N and I recently checked into Citizen M Kuala Lumpur, a stylish boutique hotel in the heart of the city. This is the Dutch brand’s first hotel … Continue reading Hotel Review: Citizen M Kuala Lumpur
Since the country’s military rule ended in 2011, Myanmar has seen an unprecedented boom in tourism. Places like Yangon, Bagan and Mandalay are now popular tourist hotspots, and businesses – whether high-end restaurants or luxury hotels – are following suit. The latest addition to the landscape is Rosewood Yangon, which opened its doors recently in the bustling city of Yangon. Showcasing a fusion of contemporary … Continue reading Rosewood Yangon Opens as a Centre of Culture and Style in Myanmar
‘Tis the season for love ! Even if you find Valentine’s Day overrated, there’s no harm in indulging in something nice for the occasion, whether it’s for yourself or as a gift for a s/o / loved one (hintcough*hint). Skip the flowers and chocolates, and go for these lovely bath time treats from Lush. If nothing else, they’re fun and pretty cheeky! Love Boat bath … Continue reading Lush’s Cheeky Valentine’s Day Series Includes Peach and Aubergine Soaps / Naked Shower Gels
When British cosmetics retailer Lush opened its first outlet in Malaysia at Pavilion KL back in 2018, fans of the brand rejoiced – bye bye, exorbitant shipping fees, hello lovely soaps and bath bombs ! You can read about my first visit here. Now, just in time for the New Year, Lush has opened its second outlet at Sunway Pyramid – so good news for … Continue reading Lush Opens Second Outlet At Sunway Pyramid !
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
There’s much more to Italian food than just pizza and pasta. This is what Luigi Stinga – the new chef de cuisine at Mandarin Grill @ Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur – hopes to instil in Malaysians. Originally from Naples, Chef Stinga joins from a stint at the 2-Michelin star Seta in Mandarin Oriental, Milan, and he draws from this experience as well as flavours inspired … Continue reading Review: Authentic Italian Flavours @ Mandarin Grill, Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur