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The Market Bangkok: Coolest new hangout in Thailand, even has a Domo-kun cafe

The Market Bangkok: Coolest new hangout in Thailand, even has a Domo-kun cafe

Photo: The Market Bangkok Facebook  A new hangout for cool kids just opened in Bangkok. If you think The Platinum Mall is too mainstream, check out The Market Bangkok is a six-storey tall shopping mall that houses local apparel brands and super cool cafes. Opened on 14 February, The Market Bangkok is just located across The Platinum Mall. From clothes…

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You can no longer purchase 3-litres of duty-free alcohol when you travel back to Singapore

You can no longer purchase 3-litres of duty-free alcohol when you travel back to Singapore

Take note travellers! With the new GST relief change in place, there’ll be less amount of alcohol you’re allowed to buy and expect to pay GST at lower purchases when shopping at Changi Airport. The new GST relief change has already taken place from midnight yesterday (18 February). Travellers who spend less than 48 hours outside Singapore will have to…

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40 cafes in Bangkok that you want to visit for Instagram-worthy photos.

40 cafes in Bangkok that you want to visit for Instagram-worthy photos.

Is Bangkok your next getaway destination? Well, you’re in luck. Yes, we know Bangkok is a shopping haven, but have you ever considered checking out their café scene? Cafés are sprouting up all over Bangkok and these trendy hangouts are another great way to explore the city – especially if you’ve already been there a few times. Not only are you up…

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Sakura-themed mechandise and drinks from Starbucks?! Find out where to get hold of them

Sakura-themed mechandise and drinks from Starbucks?! Find out where to get hold of them

Sakura season is coming soon and if you’re travelling to Japan for its cherry blossoms, don’t forget to check out the Sakura-themed merchandise from Starbucks Japan too. You can look forward to cups, pouches, notebooks and cards with sakura-themed designs on them and the first collection, the Cherry Blossom Pink collection, is said to be released on 15 Feb. SAKURA…

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We visited the highest observation deck in Thailand and here’s why you should add it to your next Bangkok itinerary

We visited the highest observation deck in Thailand and here’s why you should add it to your next Bangkok itinerary

King Power Mahanakhon has finally been unveiled on 16 November and this new landmark makes its way to our itinerary because it’s certainly not just another duty-free mall. First of all, at 78 storeys high, King Power Mahanakhon is certainly one of Thailand’s tallest building. In fact, it boasts the highest rooftop bar and observation deck in Thailand – in…

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25 most underrated cities you should visit in 2019 to cement your hipster status

25 most underrated cities you should visit in 2019 to cement your hipster status

There is no better way to check ‘be more adventurous’ off your New Year’s Resolutions than by taking the road less travelled. And yes, we mean that literally. If you’re tired of heading to your usual haunts this year (Bangkok, Seoul, Tokyo… snooze), check out our list of 25 most underrated cities you should visit in 2019 instead. Not only will…

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17 airplane hacks for long flights that will make your journey a lot more pleasant

17 airplane hacks for long flights that will make your journey a lot more pleasant

Theoretically, spending long hours in an aircraft doesn’t seem all that bad. Realistically? It’s emotionally and physically draining, leaving you less than equipped to deal with your day upon landing.  Unfortunately, they can be an inevitability, especially if it is for work. Grimacing at the thought of it already? Don’t worry, Avenue One is here to help. Here are 27 best…

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Japan cherry blossom viewing in 2019: Tips and tricks to make sure you won’t miss it

Japan cherry blossom viewing in 2019: Tips and tricks to make sure you won’t miss it

There’s nothing that draws more tourists to Japan than cherry blossoms. Cherry blossom viewing in Japan is a huge event even among the Japanese people. For tourists, if you want to make sure that you can enjoy the beautiful sakura flowers, which come only very fleetingly, you’ll need to make sure your research is thorough before you make holiday arrangements.…

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Starbucks opened its first location in Italy and it’s BEAUTIFUL

Starbucks opened its first location in Italy and it’s BEAUTIFUL

Here’s something to put in your itinerary the next time you visit Milan: Starbucks. Not only because it’s the first ever Starbucks outlet in Italy, it is also probably the most beautiful one you’d have seen. The 2,300-sqm Starbucks Reserve Roastery Milan is located at Piazza Cordusio, and the store pays homage to the rich Italian coffee culture by offering…

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Where to buy winter outfits that are stylish, not frumpy – and don’t cost a bomb!

Where to buy winter outfits that are stylish, not frumpy – and don’t cost a bomb!

The wintry season is coming to many popular travel destinations, and if you’re planning a year-end holiday to somewhere cold to usher in the new year with a bang, we know what you’d want to start shopping for: winter apparel. But the problem with being in a tropical countries mean that we probably would only own very few pieces of…

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22 FREE or discounted perks to enjoy, just because it’s your birthday

22 FREE or discounted perks to enjoy, just because it’s your birthday

What better way is there to spend your birthday apart from indulging yourself in some good ol’ BIRTHDAY freebies? We know you’re itching to see what stuff you can get for free on your very special day, so we won’t drag it out any longer: here are the 23 perks you can enjoy on your birthday. 1. Free Sashimi according…

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Thailand’s highest 360-degree observation deck and rooftop bar is now open and here’s why you should visit it

Thailand’s highest 360-degree observation deck and rooftop bar is now open and here’s why you should visit it

Going to Bangkok again soon? Here’s somewhere newly opened that you should certainly visit. Bangkok has recently just announced the opening of its new, world-class landmark and highest observation deck that is 314 metres high: named the King Power Mahanakhon Skywalk. What makes it worthy of its world-class status? This landmark is located on the 74th, 75th, and 78th floor…

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