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…

Portable and stylish fan for all occasions with the new Xiaomi Zhimi Smart Standing Fan (智米直流变频落地扇) | IT Gadgets Review

Zhimi (智米), a Xiaomi (小米) company last announced a DC-Inverter smart standing fan for RMB799 (USD120/S$160) during June 2016 press conference. Zhimi Smart Standing Fan debut with 4 key features – Natural Wind, Silent Operations, Mobility and Smart controlled.   The item comes in standard packaging no different from any traditional standing fan. Assembly of the smart fan is pretty…

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…

Google takes on its smartphone design with new Pixel series – but it is not cheap | IT Gadget Review

Finally the long awaited Google Pixel series was launched on 20th Oct 2016, that was after long six years of partnering up with device makers to create its Nexus phones. The Pixel and Pixel XL are the latest additions to its line of in-house products.Naturally, they are also the first Daydream-ready phones.   The Pixel is the smaller of the…

Xiaomi Mi 90 Points Full Metal Suitcase 20″ Silver (90分金属旅行箱) – Elegant and Solid for the business travellers yet at only a fraction of the cost | IT Gadgets Review

It is not surprising to see Xiaomi developing “Smart” suitcases as the company is well-known to manufacture various lifestyle devices (like rice cookers, water purifiers, air purifiers, set up boxes) other than the usual lines of smartphones and tablets. Mid of this year, Xiaomi unveiled this smart product – metal suitcase and goes by the name Xiaomi 90 Minutes Smart…

Finally the new Withings Body Cardio brings advanced scale measurements to home! | IT Gadgets Review

Withings, the consumer electronics company owned by Nokia, has unveiled its new Body Cardio internet connected scale. I have been using Withings Smart Body Analyzer (WS-50) for years and have been very satisfied on how an electronic scale has accompanied my journey towards total wellness. But how does this new Withings Body Cardio (WBS04) stacks up? Withings has made some…

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…

Xiaomi WiFi Mi Induction Rice Cooker – Now rice cooking can be smarter and easier (米家压力 IH电饭煲) | IT Gadget Review

During March 2016 press briefing, Xiaomi’s induction rice cooker (米家压力电饭煲) was revealed as the company rolled out its new Mi Ecosystem brand, MiJia (米家) that focuses on the many other home appliances it makes. Like any other smart gadgets by the company, this intelligent household device costs only RMB 999 / US$150 / S$210 – a relatively small price to…

Enjoy more data with Telco number port in for Circles.Life | Lifestyle Tips

In my earlier posts on Circles.Life, I specifically cover how Circles.Life offer value for money on speedy data plan in Singapore and even how you can get your hands on the latest handset easily without hefty cash outlay using Circles.Life zero interest installment plan. Now Circles.Life offer even greater value for new users who port over their existing Telco number…

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…