News: Expedia Singapore – Exclusive Japanese Ryokan Specials

Ryokan, originated in the Edo period, is a type of traditional Japanese inn where visitors / travelers stay in tatami-matted rooms, soak in the communal baths and mingle in public areas while wearing a yukata. During my first visit to Japan (Osaka, Kyoto and Tokyo, my friends and I didn’t get to stay in a Ryokan but we have been to one of those communal baths. Very different from what we see on travel shows (minus the towel, for sure) and personally, I feel you should at least try it once in your lifetime, keep an open mind and relax. If you are planning a visit to Japan and hope to experience the traditional Japanese way of vacationing, Expedia Singapore…

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News: 3-day holiday promotion with MANATHAI Hotels & Resorts

Planning a trip to Hua Hin, Khao Lak, Phuket or Koh Samui soon? If you have yet to get accommodation settled, here’s a hotel promotion for you. ***** From 12th – 14th Aug 2016, MANATHAI Hotels & Resorts in Thailand, is offering travelers an incredible 50% reduction on room rates at all of the group’s unique collection of boutique properties in Thailand. Guests can enjoy discounted stays at MANATHAI Hotels & Resorts in Hua Hin, Khao Lak, Phuket or Koh Samui, immersing themselves in style and charm, and drawing inspiration from the stunning surroundings, diverse culture and rich flavours of the location. The promotion will run for a 3-day limited period only online. Bookings made during the promotion period are valid…

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News: Gotta Catch ‘Em All – Singtel to release thousands of Pokémon Go Lure Modules islandwide!

You have seen or heard about the massive crowds, playing Pokemon Go. And if you are one of the fans / Pokemon Go trainers in Singapore and is a Singtel mobile subscriber, Singtel has some ‘treats’ for you 😀 ***** Singtel is giving Pokémon Go Trainers in Singapore a boost in their quest to “catch ’em all”! From 11 to 14 August, it will be releasing thousands of Lure Modules at PokéStops near Singtel Shop locations across the island, transforming each site into a hotspot for catching Pokémon and collecting game items such as Poké Balls, Potions and Eggs. Participating Singtel Shops ·       Ang Mo Kio ·       Bugis Junction ·       Comcentre ·       Parkway Parade ·       Waterway Point ·       Bedok Mall…

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News: Celebrate National Day with Sony Electronics Gift Guide

Why not pamper yourself this National Day (which is tomorrow by the way) with the following five awesome products from Sony? Tune into this year’s must-watch parade on Sony’s BRAVIA™ X93D TV. Packed with 4K Processor X1™, you’ll be watching the parade in breathtaking quality with its enhanced resolution, colour and brightness. Groove to the beats of the nostalgic National Day songs with the MDR-XB650BT EXTRA BASS™ Headphones. Its innovative EXTRA BASS™ technology helps to deliver deep and bunch bass while enhancing your listening experience. Oh, have we mentioned how comfortable its cushion ear pads are? If you prefer to have a sing-along session with your family and friends, then go for the SRS-HG1 h.ear go™ Wireless Speaker. Do not…

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News: Logitech Introduces CREATE keyboard case for iPad Pro 9.7

Logitech recently announced its latest iPad accessory, the CREATE Backlit Keyboard Case with Smart Connector for the 9.7-inch iPad Pro. The CREATE Keyboard Case is a toolkit that gives you everything you need to make the most of your iPad Pro; a protective case, backlit keyboard, and integrated holder for the Apple pencil all in one lightweight package. Whether you are posting an update, watching a video, or drawing a sketch, CREATE empowers you to unleash your creativity and productivity wherever you go. Designed to work exclusively with Apple’s new Smart Connector, the CREATE Keyboard Case automatically powers on and pairs with your iPad Pro when placed in the typing position – no Bluetooth® pairing needed. And because the backlit…

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