Located on the other side of Padang Pahlawan just behind Melakaraya, Rosa Malacca’s modern boutique hotel is everything Bandar Hilir’s UNESCO Heritage city isn’t. And that’s what you’re gonna love about it.
A stylish design hotel with a view of Tokyo Skytree, it’s not hard to find a reason to want to stay at One @ Tokyo. I found five.
Set 20 kilometres outside of Tanah Rata in Kampung Raja, the spotlessly clean and simple rustic minimalism of Westwood Highland guesthouse is an adequate base for hiking Cameron Highland’s tougher hills, but an even better place to wind down and do nothing.
Around the same time every year I get this desperate need to escape. 2017 was no different, and since my nephew and niece didn’t get their perfect Christmas holiday to Legoland Johor, I arranged a last minute getaway to The Sticks.
A stylish budget boutique stay in the centre of George Town, in Sinkeh proprietor Chee Sek Thim’s has created a calm oasis out of a heritage building that also happens to support Penang’s growing art scene.
Baba Nyonya or Peranakan Chinese I know. Their rich legacy is well documented – in their homes, their clothes, and their food. Jawi Peranakan I didn’t, which is why on a recent trip to Penang I decided to stay at the Jawi Peranakan Mansion.
If one thing stands out about Tony’s Villa it would be its location. Sandwiched in between Potato Head’s sexy beach club and and W‘s sleek retreat, on the opposite side of the road, Tony’s Villa is a mere 10 minute walk from Petitenget’s wide white sand beach and surrounded by some of the best eateries in North Seminyak.