September 14, 2019The Amazon’s terrifying piranha and anaconda, two popular “characters” in numerous thriller or horror movies, have also helped catapult the place to fame although perhaps in a more negative light. Most people are fearful of these animals, and therefore, they are fearful of the Amazon.
September 10, 2019There are 108 rooms at the Ramada Suites KLCC in Kuala Lumpur, and each one is a suite. The hotel is within walking distance to the KL Tower, Petronas Twin Towers, Petaling Street and Brickfields, and the monorail and MRT stations are easily accessible.
September 5, 2019By SARAH ALIA AHMAD AFFENDY
Kyoto became the capital of Japan in the year 794. It remained so until the Meiji government shifted its capital to Tokyo in 1868. For a millennia, almost everything we associate with classic Japanese culture – kimonos, tea ceremonies, temples and yes, geisha – came to its fullest refinement in...
September 4, 2019Have you ever wondered what snow looks and feels like? At Hakuba in Japan, you can fulfil all your winter fantasies. You can get to Hakuba from Tokyo from anywhere between three and five hours.
September 2, 2019Airlines are trying to help travellers adjust to new time zones by playing with cabin lighting and meal timing, passing out cooling gel pillows and pyjamas for better rest, and encouraging passengers to move around.
August 31, 2019A recent study reveals that potentially, two persons could get away with using the same travel document or passport, especially in a border control situation where the legitimacy of the photo identification is determined by a human officer rather than a computer.
August 30, 2019Joanna Soh is no stranger to physical exercises. As Asia’s leading fitness YouTuber, she leads an active lifestyle. But a recent trip to New South Wales in Australia was an exercise of a different kind – one that involved the mother-daughter bond.
August 30, 2019Like all methods of travel, coach buses have their downsides: Chaotic boarding process, luggage everywhere, loud passengers, cramped seats, no air conditioning. But that’s a worst-case scenario. Here are four advantages to taking a bus on your next vacation.
August 29, 2019Travellers these days no longer blindly place their devotion behind a single brand as price point becomes a bigger priority. When all is said and done, should travellers still sign up for loyalty programmes?
August 27, 2019Equipped with fishing rods and thick gloves, a group of people peers into the water from one of the many boats that line Amsterdam’s famous canals. But it’s not fish they’re hunting on their cruise along one of the Dutch capital’s most famous tourist attractions – it’s plastic.