Happy New Year – on the 1st Day of 2014

Wishing all our readers, a fantastic New Year.. Good Health, Good Home and Good Friendships… may God Bless you with all these and more – here’s to many good things for 2014! And also, wishing everyone, a happy-go-lucky, new year.. may you always find the humor in every circumstance, no matter what life dishes out […]

Wine, Dine & Party your way, into the New Year with Hilton KL

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Christmas and New Year, is the best time of the year, ever. It’s when everything boring (like work) winds down, and everything exciting like the merrymaking & feasting, starts to crank up (yay!). Well folks, Hilton Kuala Lumpur is a great place to party or even have a spot of Staycation, if you find yourself […]

Reasons to Visit Cyprus

Back in the UK, during our student days, we had a close Cypriot friend, who studied law. Even back then, he kept badgering us to come and visit him in his gorgeous country, and because we were just students, we didn’t have enough money then, to take him up on his offer. Extrapolate that by 10 […]

Petronas Deepavali Webisodes – The true meaning of Deepavali

On the morning of Deepavali, Hindus will have a traditional oil bath. For most Hindu’s the significance of an oil bath on Deepavali day is sacred, and it represents the cleansing of one’s body and soul. Gingelly oil, is placed on top of the head, then slowly rubbed on the face, the body and limbs. […]

Petronas Deepavali Webisodes .. Cultures & Traditions

On the Eve of Deepavali people decorate their houses and workplaces and make traditional Kolam ‘Rangoli’ motifs on the entrance, to welcome Goddess Lakshmi. Lamps and candles are lit throughout the night. This leg of the journey, on the Petronas Deepavali Webisodes, brings us to a house in Seremban, the lovely home of Helen aka […]

Petronas Deepavali Webisodes – Behind The Scene Filming

Some of you might have noticed via our Facebook and Instagram feeds that we were up in Penang, for the behind the scenes filming on the Petronas Deepavali Webisodes. That’s right, Petronas has created a series of 4 webisodes which will go on air on their official YouTube channel from 12th of November onwards. Hosted […]

The Launch of Four Points by Sheraton Penang

Another great reason for us to visit Penang! Well, the news about Starwood Resorts & Resorts Worldwide along with Plenitude Berhad, opening Four Points by Sheraton Penang on the tropical paradise of Penang, was indeed welcoming news. Now, we would have yet another cool place to stay, on the edge of Ferringhi Beach, and with […]

Nuts over Australia !

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One of the great continents to visit, you have to agree with me, is Australia. For us Malaysians it is so close that some even consider it their second home. We have travelled to South West Australia, Queensland and New South Wales, and every time the adventure is different. It takes only a week or […]

Food Crawl with the Fabulous Baker Brothers

I finally met them! The Fabulous Baker Brothers.. and fabulous they were. The most fun part was that we got to take them on a food crawl, across Changkat Bukit Bintang as well as Jalan Alor, KL. Since the sky was just chucking it down with rain, around the time we were supposed to meet, […]

Movie Review – Insidious: Chapter 2 (2013)

Director James Wan and partner in crime, actor/writer , Leigh Whannell, are back with Oren Peli (Paranormal Activity franchise) as producer, to make a sequel to 2010’s hit horror flick,  Insidious. Aptly called Insidious: Chapter 2, the movie takes off the moment where the first one ended with the death of psychic, Elise Rainier. Elise, […]

3 Travel Essentials I Can’t Live Without

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I am a travel rat. If my boss said to me, Ciki, go home, pack a bag, I am sending you to Ethiopia tonight, I would go, willingly. However, the amount of traveling I do comes at a price – erratic sleep patterns (sometimes no sleep at all!) , keeping up with my daily exercise […]