Category: Food, Places & Sights

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Ideas for this school holiday period? Children’s Biennale 2017 powers the creativity in your kids! | New launch, place for visit | Singapore

It is school holidays and time to plan for some interesting activities with your kids. National Gallery Singapore’s new exhibition – Children’s Biennale is one latest edition worthy for consideration. The Gallery Children’s Biennale runs from 20 May to 8 October 2017 and presents a suite of art installations and activities specially curated for young visitors and parents to embark…

Apple Orchard Store is finally opened in Singapore – great place to shop great products! | Singapore | Places to visit

After a much anticipated wait, Singapore’s first Apple store, Apple Orchard Store, is finally opened for business today, on May 27 at 10am along Singapore famous shopping district – Orchard Road. This will also be the first Apple Store within SouthEast Asia (SEA). Apple is one of the world’s most valuable company with It millions of customers around the world…

Narrative (樹說) offers travellers a complete Homestay (Minsu, 民宿) experience in Tainan (台南) | Travel Guides and Review

For all of our family vacation, we usually booked our stay with known hotel chains partly due to their assured comfort and good services. This time round we decided to try out a Homestay / 民宿 (ming su) when we are visiting Taiwan (台灣) in particularly Tainan (台南市). Tainan is the ancient city of Taiwan. It has preserved many important…

Osia Restaurant – fine dining without burning a hole in your wallet | Food Review, Singapore

Osia Restaurant is located within the vibrant Resorts World Sentosa, Singapore and it is one of the best restaurants within the island across the green city. Osia Restaurant is the creation of celebrity chef Scott Webster and features fresh Australian produce presented in innovative ways. The restaurant was previously named one of Singapore’s “Best New Restaurants” by the Singapore Tatler…

The new Mercure Bugis Hotel offers good access to street shopping and cultural sites for their guests in Singapore | Vacation Tips

With the new 395-room Mercure Singapore Bugis, Accor has now expanded its portfolio of hotels in Singapore. The New Mercure Singapore Bugis is located in the heart of Singapore’s arts and cultural district. The hotel is filled with commissioned artworks, imagery and illustrations by Beatrice Martinet from Toine Bangkok – a perfect fit for guests, to be immersed in the…

The new Nom La La may not have lived up to the same expectations from Bakerzin with such good food and pastry making origin |Food Review, Singapore

Nom La La is a new dining concept created by Singapore homegrown F&B establishment, Bakerzin Holdings. It is located at the up and coming new waterfront SAFRA Punggol. Nom La La caters to growing segment of young families and aims to offer quality food at affordable prices.   Why Nom La La? Nom Nom Nom – an expression for eating heartily…

First Craftholic Pop-Up Cafe outside Japan – now in Singapore city | News Release

Fans of Craftholic soft hug cushions can now rejoice as for the first time ever out of Japan, Craftholic Singapore is collaborating with Kki Sweets to create the very first pop up cafe here at the heart of Singapore city. Craftholic was launched in Japan and originally meant to be a print design for a blanket has now became a…

Hai Di Lao Hot Pot (海底捞火锅) – where fun, good food and service gather around a hot pot | Food Review, Singapore

Hai Di Lao Hot Pot (海底捞火锅) is a highly popular restaurant chain in China, with origins in Sichuan province, established since 1994. After 19 years and numerous outlets, it ventured out of Mainland China to setup the first overseas branch in Singapore in 2013. Clarke Quay is their anchor branch which is not a surprise since having a hotpot after…

Classic Italian cuisines meet superlative Ocean views at ilLido At The Cliff | Food Review | Singapore

My family chanced upon ilLido at the Cliff during our last staycation and discovered this fine dining restaurant which showcase delectable Italian classics made only from the finest seasonal ingredients from Italy and an impressive compilation of good wines. This was previously housed in the Sentosa Golf Club which since then relocated to Sofitel Singapore Sentosa Resort & Spa in…