So you’ve snagged tickets to Coachella…. A bucket-lister for music lovers, you’ll want to make the most of your three days. Here are some tips I picked up at the world’s #1 music festival.
A haven set amidst the Ubud countryside, DD Ubud Villa just outside of Tegalalang is escape at its simplest.
Quiet, tropical, friendly and above all affordable, my stay at Living Asia Resort + Spa epitomised what Indonesian island Lombok is all about.
If you’re headed to Siem Reap to see the Angkor Wat and you’re watching the wallet, budget boutique stay Frangipani Villa Hotel, is both centrally located and charmingly laid back.
Cyberview Lodge is a 128- room resort, not that you would know it. Spread out across over 28 acres so there’s hardly a soul in sight, its proximity to KL and talked about spa makes it ideal for a quickie staycation.
Invited to Madrid Spain to test drive the Mini Clubman S for Malaysian Evo in 2007, our small contingent of Malaysian journos spent two days driving the beautifully country roads that curled around the hillsides surrounding the city and discovered burnished fields, a spectacular dam and likeminded cyclists and motorists attracted to the curves, hairpin bends and the scenic vistas beyond.
I’m kicking of a series of throwback photo galleries with this album of Forbidden City pictures. Nearly a decade to the day, I was in Beijing in early 2006 on the invite of Hong Kong fashion brand Izzue. It had opened a concept store there and I was to interview Maggie Cheung. She was beautiful and so was the city.