Food & Travel

Scott Dunn’s 2018 Travel Hotlist 5

With more than 30 years of experience in tailoring bespoke holidays, leading luxury tour operator Scott Dunn unveils their predictions for the hottest destinations for 2018. The increasing demand for authentic experiences is reflected in the list, which shuns well-trodden destinations to uncover hidden gems – from visiting a spirit sanctuary in Bhutan to exploring Jordan. We bring you some of destinations to look out for this year. Bhutan Due

Pinewood Iskandar Hosts the Inaugural T2APAC 4

Since June 2017, table-tennis legends, champions and rising stars were in Iskandar Puteri over a six-month period for the Asia Pacific Table-Tennis League (T2APAC) that culminated in a nail-biting, final showdown on 10th December 2017. In its inaugural season on the professional table-tennis calendar, T2APAC saw world-class players battling for an unprecedented prize purse of more than USD 1.5 million. While I was aware of this event earlier on, my

Fishes and Dishes at Café Bld’s Seafood Buffet

Calling all seafood lovers to drop your fish-eyed lenses and book your seat at one of the freshest and vibrant seafood buffets in town! Renaissance Johor Bahru Hotel’s very own Café Bld is serving fresh seafood every weekend throughout the month of January. Every Friday and Saturday at dinner time, dive into the deep seafood spread at Café Bld, prepared by the talented chefs and discover unique flavours of the

Vegan Values at Samurai Ramen 5

Konnichiwa! Irrasshaimase! (Good day and Welcome!) We checked out the first all vegan Japanese restaurant here in AEON Tebrau City. Serving an assortment of vegan dishes which includes ramen, rice bowls and side dishes, Samurai Ramen Umami Restaurant offers delicious healthy food at affordable prices. Complementing the vegan menu, they serve food prepared without any MSG (mono sodium glutamate), alcohol, or any kind meat (no animal or seafood), whilst still

Let Your Taste Buds Take Flight at George & Dragon Café 9

Located at 1, Jalan Glasiar, Taman Tasek, George & Dragon Café is a unique English-themed café with Tudor style interior complete with old memorabilia and medieval tapestries to reflect England of a time long gone. Whilst the café has been around since 2002, they recently had a facelift in both their menu and space. The old-world ambience and historical values are perfected with authentic British cuisine and selection of wines.

Shopping and Pristine Living at Amari Johor Bahru 5

Today’s travelers are drawn to accommodations that offer a wholesome package to suit their needs, and filling the top spot of that is undoubtedly Amari Johor Bahru (Amari). In a time when experiences are limited to Facebook Live moments and Snapchat seconds, Amari offers a fresh and modern design while inculcating Asian elements and provides an extension into the city for travelers of all age. Surrounded by Johor Bahru’s iconic

Fantastic Festive Feasts at Amari Johor Bahru 6

Hitch a ride on Santa’s sleigh and “Ho Ho Ho” your way down to Amaya Food Gallery at Amari Johor Bahru to enjoy glorious gourmet festive feasts this Christmas and New Year holidays. First up, book seats for a family feast with the Christmas Eve Buffet Dinner from 6:30pm to 10:30pm at RM128 nett per person and RM64 nett for children aged 6-12 years and senior citizens aged 60 and

The Anatomy of the First Bite 1

We can all agree that there is a universal sense of excitement surrounding the first bite of food. Whatever our background, we all share a love for a great food experience, whether at work or at home, alone or with friends. To prove this notion,  foodpanda conducted a survey across nine of its markets (namely from Bangladesh, Brunei, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Philippines, Pakistan, Singapore, Thailand and Taiwan) and received more

Worldhotels Suggests the “Hottest and Coolest” Ways to Spend the Year-end Festive Season 6

Worldhotels believes that when embarking on vacation, preferences for the weather tend to be either hot or cold. Some guests yearn for the cold and snow, while others prefer to bask in the golden sunshine. Be it tropical climates and balmy temperatures, or snuggling up in front of a roaring log fire after taking to the snow-capped ski slopes, Worldhotels proposes both sizzling hot, and sublimely cool destination suggestions for

Jingle Bell Rocks at Hotel Granada 3

Christmas came early this year to Hotel Granada Johor Bahru with a bundle of excitements as they hosted a Christmas Dinner Party for its corporate guests and media partners with the theme, “All I Want for Christmas” Gift Away CSR project, and introduced a special promotion for Christmas Eve menu at Olla Restaurant. This year, the hotel introduced “All I Want for Christmas” project by encouraging their staff and guests