Agoda Japan Flash Sale.. happening NOW!

Chinese New Year getaway.. now that’s what I am talking about. And really, it so happens that we will be in Tokyo, for the Tokyo Marathon during this period.. something we planned ages ago. But the good news is that hotels from some of our favourite Japanese cities are currently on flash sale, so you can […]

10 Things to Do in Brisbane

Brisbane is arguably one of Queensland’s hippest cities, a beautiful, undulating river town with a  fantastic food scene, pumping nightlife,  great cafes and parks scattered around the river. Though one of the most expensive cities (in particular, its parking fees) in Australia, Brisbane may well be the country’s most underrated city. Brisbane, just like the rest of […]

More Bang for your Buck.. booking holidays online

Lombok - Indonesia_RS

If you’re already planning a holiday, hold your horses.. Wednesday might just be the best day to do it. Independent travel has always been more appealing to the young and adventurous, from finding the best deals ourselves to picking our own places to visit – minus all the commercial tourist traps. I can attest to […]

One Malay Kampung House, one KL Tower, a pair of Twin Towers and a Dtourist

A day after our return from Queensland, we become a tourist again in our own home turf. We met up with MJ Tam, a popular person of sorts in her hometown of Chicago, the windy city of North America, and one of the 6 winners of the DTour of a Lifetime competition. As a Dtourist, MJ had embarked […]

Need for Speed (2014)


Whether you play video games or not, you would have heard of Need for Speed. Since its release in 1994, Need for Speed (NFS) has become one of the most successful racing video game series in the world and quite possibly one of the most successful video game franchises of all time. Electronic Arts, the video games developer giant […]

Mr. Peabody and Sherman (2014)


DreamWorks Animation have done it again. They have given us yet another treat. A wonderful feature length animation that will surely amaze young children and the kid in all of us older ones. Mr. Peabody and Sherman is an expansion of a segment found in the 50-60s immensely popular variety cartoon show, The Rocky and […]

More Food Porn – The Iberico Burger

Man cannot live on beef alone .. and for that, there is the Iberico burger.. The Iberico Pork Burger. It never stinges on fat. Consistently juicy, super flavorful and sublimely tender. And it browns, developing a dark, crisp crust that’s one of a kind. The depth of flavour, enhanced by the melted cheese and tart […]

300: Rise of an Empire (2014)

Rising from the still-burning ashes and rotting flesh of the epic 2006 fantasy action hit 300, comes Rise of an Empire, another mega tale of a male testosterone super charged flick to douse the cinema screens with more blood, bone and guts. We have already heard the rousing speeches, tasted the sweat of the sparsely […]

More Food Porn.. the Pork Knuckle

 More Food Porn… The Pork Knuckle…     It’s like a libido in overdrive. Morning wood. Wet dreams. Cravings.  The need to scratch that itch.   Ah yes indeed.. It’s the stuff that wet dreams are made of .. a huge fatty, basketball of meat and tendon, and its sawed-off protruding leg bone gives it […]

I, Frankenstein (2014)

Stuart Beattie has been part of the equation for quite a number of Hollywood blockbusters for the past 10 years. He is one of the writers of the immensely successful, Pirates of the Caribbean franchise. If you have watched and liked G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009), Australia (2008), 30 Days of Night (2007), Derailed […]

Happy Thaipusam !


If you’ve ever heard of the Batu Caves, then you will know that it is famous for a couple of things.. Monkeys, Limestone outcrop, 272 steps to a temple cave, a Golden statue of Lord Shiva’s son, Muruga, and finally the location where the festival of Thaipusam is celebrated. This famous Hindu festival in Malaysia […]

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