Old Kuala Lumpur East-West Connection virtual tour

S Puvaneswary embarks on a virtual heritage walking tour in the old parts of Kuala Lumpur to explore fragments of the city's past as a nationwide lockdown puts a halt to physical tours and sight-seeing activities.

Hyatt Regency Phnom Penh

The Covid-19 pandemic and indefinite suspension of tourist visas in Cambodia has failed to hamper Hyatt Regency’s plans to open the capital’s largest five-star hotel.

Marina Bay Sands

Since reopening to the staycation crowd in Singapore, Marina Bay Sands has been testing the waters for enhanced guest experiences, including ‘pandemic-friendly’ elements and a sustainability-themed art and architecture tour.

Restaurant A380 @Changi

Singapore Airlines’ pop-up Restaurant A380 @Changi ran for two weekends and was sold out to locals eager to support the struggling national carrier. Pamela Chow gets a taste of business class on ground

Kimpton Maa-Lai Bangkok

The first Kimpton hotel in South-east Asia, opened in Bangkok on October 6, does a great job of showcasing a boutique brand little known in our part of the world.

Chinatown Murders game tour

Beyond a simple heritage walkabout, Tribe Tour’s new Chinatown Murders game tour sets participants on the trail of a fictional serial killer through one of Singapore’s iconic cultural districts. Pamela Chow joins the hunt

Virtual Bingo Tour

In this next level of virtual travel by Singapore-based Monster Day Tours, participants can play along with a Bingo card to win prizes like food and vouchers. Pamela Chow gives the Virtual Bingo Tour a spin

Hello From The Wild Side

Cheryl Ong gets up close and personal with a bunch of avian beauties from Singapore's Jurong Bird Park, and learns some fun fowl facts through a personal interaction with a keeper – all from the comfort of home

Liu Men Hotel Melaka, Malaysia

This East-meets-West colonial chic hotel is Tauzia Hotel's first property under the Preference label outside of Indonesia. Mimi Hudoyo checks in to find out why the hotel is more than just a pretty facade.

Kampong Ayer Walking Trail

Touring the centuries-old Kampong Ayer leads Cheryl Ong to discover a collection of charmingly quaint abodes, vanishing trades, and a hark back to simpler times.

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