The Box Chalet @ Langkawi

Accommodation is usually the most expensive part of any vacation. If given a choice, I think everyone will choose to stay at a luxurious hotel or resort over hostel and budget inns. But lets get realistic, hard-earned real money is involved and we spend most of the day visiting the attractions and by the time you retire to your accommodation, …

Viva Garden Serviced Residence @ Sukhumvit Road, Bangkok

Of the thousands of hotels to choose from in Bangkok, we picked Viva Garden Serviced Residence and we couldn’t have been happier with our choice. The main reason we booked Viva Garden was because of its excellent reviews we read at various hotel booking sites online. After 4 nights of pleasant stay here – we could not help but give …

Maxims Genting Hotel @ Genting Highlands

Ever wondered what is inside this building at Genting Highlands? For someone who has always stayed in First World Hotel, all I knew about it is that there are some shops and restaurants, a casino and a much classier hotel. And little did I expect I would get a night’s stay at the said hotel, moreover, courtesy of Genting. I …

Disappointing Stay @ Ri-Yaz Heritage Marina Resort & Spa, Pulau Duyong (Terengganu)

Being one of the highest-star and highly rated hotel in Terengganu, I had big expectations for Ri-Yaz Heritage Marina Resort & Spa. It was our choice of accommodation for our recent get-away to Kuala Terengganu during the Raya holidays. Overall, the stay could be considered borderline unpleasant – a far cry from what was advertised and expected. Ri-Yaz definitely has …