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Singapore Food Festival 2018: Full programme, prices, and what to go for

Singapore Food Festival 2018: Full programme, prices, and what to go for

Probably the biggest food event in Singapore, the Singapore Food Festival will be back this year from 13 to 29 July, offering over 20 gastronomic experiences that feature traditional and contemporary flavours of Singapore. It’s also the 25th anniversary of this iconic event that attracts both locals and foreign visitors, so you shouldn’t be surprised that there are a few…

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Research: Social media may have benefits for kids

Research: Social media may have benefits for kids

We’ve heard a lot about arguments against screen time for children. Exposure to technology and mobile devices at a young age has been seen as the culprit to children’s attention-deficiency and lack of self control. But a new research on brain development seems to suggest that there may be benefits for children who use social media. Children aged between nine and…

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This is the spa session that all who love being pampered need to go through at least once in their lifetime

This is the spa session that all who love being pampered need to go through at least once in their lifetime

Leekaja Beauty Salon may have only opened last year, but the Korean hair and beauty salon has been receiving rave reviews from patrons, not just for their stylists’ professionalism but also the relaxing ambience it offers. I have had my hair cut and styled at Leekaja before, and am a satisfied client. But it was my first time trying out…

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Park Regis Singapore has a wellness package that includes a guided heritage trail – it wasn’t what we expected

Park Regis Singapore has a wellness package that includes a guided heritage trail – it wasn’t what we expected

Located conveniently near the Clarke Quay, Boat Quay and Chinatown area, Park Regis is a tranquil gem that is surrounded by great restaurants and stylish bars, as well as several heritage sites. The hotel has launched a new Stay Well Package, revolving around the themes of Wellness, Play, Work, and Personalised Service. To find out what this package is all…

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Here’s a pop-up store that you should check out to shop for your home and living needs at attractive prices

Here’s a pop-up store that you should check out to shop for your home and living needs at attractive prices

Home owners are always on the lookout for homeware products that look stylish but also won’t cost an arm and a leg. If this describes you, you would want to check out IUIGA, a local online retailer that prides itself on a transparent pricing model. What this means is that they showcase the breakdown of the cost prices of their…

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Here’s where you’ll be able to find exclusive Ted Baker items in Singapore

Here’s where you’ll be able to find exclusive Ted Baker items in Singapore

Ted Baker fans will be happy to know that the UK brand has finally opened its first-ever travel-retail boutique in Changi Airport. How long have we waited?! Located at Changi Airport Terminal 2 Departure Transit Lounge, the store has a stylish bar-styled interior featuring design touches of English gin palaces, polished copper distillery aesthetics, juniper berries (from which gin is…

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Which store holds a larger collection of Hermès Special Order bags than Hermès stores in Singapore?

Which store holds a larger collection of Hermès Special Order bags than Hermès stores in Singapore?

If you’re a luxury bag collector, come closer – we’re letting you in on a secret that only fashion insiders know. LuxLexicon, which has been known as a trusted online reseller in the luxury consignment market, has finally launched its flagship store! We were told that LuxLexicon is the largest purveyor of Hermès Birkin and Kelly handbags – sometimes carrying items…

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Japan is imposing a “sayonara tax” to travellers from 2019. How much is it?

Japan is imposing a “sayonara tax” to travellers from 2019. How much is it?

Japan must be one of the most popular travel destinations for travellers from Singapore. We have several direct flights connecting us, and we love its cleanliness, beautiful sights, and amazing food. Now, brace yourself for the bad news. the Parliament has just passed the legislation that a new levy, of ¥1,000 (approximately S$12.24), called the “sayonara tax”, will be implemented…

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17 Tanjong Pagar gyms and fitness studios to help you squeeze in a workout before or after work

17 Tanjong Pagar gyms and fitness studios to help you squeeze in a workout before or after work

We know that finding time for a workout can be challenging amidst a busy work and family schedule. This is why we’ve curated a list of gyms and fitness studios located around the Tanjong Pagar area. If you work around the area, you’ll be pleased to know that there are many options in the Tanjong Pagar area. From fitness clubs…

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