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What I learnt from travelling with an infant for the first time

What I learnt from travelling with an infant for the first time

Travel boldly. Go off the beaten path. Get lost. We’ve heard these travel one-liners often – they’re all over the internet. I was a firm believer in most of these “words of wisdom” (I’m not particularly interested in really getting lost, though), and to a large extent, I still am a believer, but life hit hard when our firstborn came…

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20 most Instagrammable places in and around Taipei you have to add to your itinerary

20 most Instagrammable places in and around Taipei you have to add to your itinerary

Taiwan is a modern metropolis with a fusion of Japanese colonial lanes, contemporary American style homes, and traditional Chinese architecture. Because of the beautiful blend of cultures, there are limitless photo opportunities in every street and corner you turn to. If you are looking to up your photography game for your Instagram feed while travelling in Taiwan, you’re on the…

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16 best places in Penang that locals recommend eating at

16 best places in Penang that locals recommend eating at

Just like Singapore, Penang is well-known for being a foodie’s paradise. From sour & spicy Assam laksa to sweet, chilling chendol, there are so many food options available in this Malaysian state that it’s crucial you pick the best food to spend your limited calories on. If you’re tired of scouring the touristy areas only to find overpriced and overrated…

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Kids can now live their spy dreams at the newest academy in these holiday resorts!

Kids can now live their spy dreams at the newest academy in these holiday resorts!

Childhood confessions: Way back when we were kids, we’ve all wanted to be spies at one point of time. Whether it was chasing down the bad guys, using the cool gadgets, or having some seriously sleek detective skills, the life of a spy is understandably enthralling – for both kids and adults alike. We might not have had our chances…

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Forget about Bangkok, this newly opened resort may make you plan a trip to Ayutthaya, the old capital of Thailand

Forget about Bangkok, this newly opened resort may make you plan a trip to Ayutthaya, the old capital of Thailand

If you’re a wellness enthusiast, chances are that you have heard of Thann. The natural skincare and aromatherapy brand hails from Thailand and has presence all over the world. Most recently, the brand re-entered Singapore with a new 667 sqft flagship store in Paragon. Besides offering products that uses Asian botanicals such as Rice Bran Oil and Shiso, the brand…

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The best yoga retreats in Asia that fit into a range of budgets

The best yoga retreats in Asia that fit into a range of budgets

How many times have you returned from a holiday feeling exhausted after eating and drinking everything in sight, and pushing yourself to the limit with excessive sightseeing? A holiday doesn’t necessarily mean you have to tire yourself out mindlessly, whether it’s a solo trip or not. If you want to come back feeling recharged, healthier, and fitter than before, then…

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7 best platforms to book authentic activities with locals worldwide when you travel

7 best platforms to book authentic activities with locals worldwide when you travel

Gone are the days of being satisfied with ticking off a checklist of tourist attractions – these days, it’s all about authentic travel experiences. According to Source Research, 71% of people ​travel to do something new and 70% travel to have experiences that embrace the real culture of the region. The problem, however, is that most people don’t manage to…

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31 best resorts, hotels and Airbnbs to stay in Bali for a luxurious and unique experience

31 best resorts, hotels and Airbnbs to stay in Bali for a luxurious and unique experience

Mention the phrase ‘beach vacation’, and the first location that you think of is most likely Bali. We could all do with a short getaway from the hustle and bustle of city life and turn instead to the warm embrace of soft sand and sea breezes in the famous Indonesian province, but with every vacation, the same question arises: where…

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