Archive for October, 2011

The Do’s and Dont’s of Partying Abroad

October 21, 2011  

The Do’s and Dont’s of Partying Abroad

Photo credit - Simon Lesley Photo As more young people go on holiday with their friends every year, tourist hotspots are increasingly selling themselves as partying and club scenes – with themed nights, potent fishbowl cocktails, and hundreds of other off-the-leash Brits having a wild time and casual sex. There’s a saying: what goes on tour, stays on tour. But if you’re not careful when you’re on the booze abroad it could end up changing your life forever. You... [Read more of this review]

Jadul Village Resort & Spa

October 19, 2011  

Jadul Village Resort & Spa

Old School Beauty – A Charming Themed Resort with Nostalgic Tints Inside Lembang’s lush surroundings lies Jadul Village, a unique villa and spa concept offering you luxurious accommodations amidst an atmosphere of rich heritage. Located approximately 30 minutes away from Bandung, Jadul Villa boast 21 tastefully designed villas fully outfitted with five-star amenities. Guests are able to take advantage of the nearby spa, which offers exquisite facilities. The... [Read more of this review]

Villa Air – Bandung

October 18, 2011  

Villa Air – Bandung

A Touch of Zen – Affordable Luxury in Lembang Deep in the heart of Bandung, the flower city of West Java, lies a natural boutique resort offering guests a peaceful stay at their evergreen area in the valley of Mt Tangkuban Perahu and Mt Burangrang. The Vila Air is an ideal retreat from daily metropolitan life, boasting private chalets with panoramic views of Mt Tangkuban Perahu. Each villa comes with three bedrooms, private balconies and terraces, a water-heated... [Read more of this review]

The Amazing Umang Island

October 17, 2011  

The Amazing Umang Island

Pulau Umang – A Nature Themed Resort Island for All The international global trend of going “back to nature” is a lifestyle that is fast becoming a passion to city-dwellers. Pulau Umang is proud to showcase a nature-themed resort which is uniquely designed to have each and every aspect of its architecture blend in with the beautiful nature surrounding it. This is the perfect place to rest and relax for individuals who are stressed out and bored by their daily... [Read more of this review]

Kuningan City : Jewel in the CBD

October 16, 2011  

Kuningan City : Jewel in the CBD

The urban lifestyle of Jakartans continues to evolve, and now, a mall or a shopping center is no longer just a place to buy your everyday needs. But instead, it is now a center of life and activity, a meeting point to gather and socialize, as well as for young executives in between their busy schedules and a place for family recreation. This is also true for the business lifestyle which differed very much compared to 5 to 10 years ago where formality, monotone and strict... [Read more of this review]

Film on the Rocks – Six Senses Yao Noi

October 15, 2011  

Film on the Rocks – Six Senses Yao Noi

An immersive annual showcase and dialogue for art and film is set to take place at the Six Senses Yao Noi, Beyond Phuket from December 16 to 20, 2011. Film on the Rocks will be a 4 days and 3 nights of film showcase, local activities and conversation. Dictated by nature, the screenings will be informed by the tides, the activities will embrace Yao Noi and her neighbouring islands, whilst conversation will stem from interaction with locals. Tilda Swinton, Cultural Activist... [Read more of this review]

AYANA’s New Chef – Jusman So

October 14, 2011  

AYANA’s New Chef – Jusman So

The AYANA Resort and Spa Bali is proud to announce the appointment of Jusman So as Chef de Cuisine at Dava, the signature fine dining venue at AYANA Resort and Spa Bali. Jusman is founder-chef of Singapore’s much-awarded Sage restaurant, and was the winner of Singapore’s Best Rising Chef (WGS 2008). He will be introducing a new menu highlighting his signature style, which combines a blend of classic European techniques with the highest quality imports and local... [Read more of this review]

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