When you think of Japan, what comes to mind? Tokyo, Osaka and Hokkaido, right? These major tourist towns attract the highest number of traffic every year. However, Japan has many gorgeous islands and panoramic scenery in other cities too that is for sure, worth travelling to.
Countries such as India have over-populated cities that some may find too claustrophobic. What most leave out are the smaller suburban areas and the mountains that can be found away from the city that holds the same rich culture. If you have always been the adventurous type, why not take the road less travelled (literally)?
Here are 5 Unique Travel Destinations in Asia You Never Knew About – Treat Yourself To Asia’s Most Well-Kept Secrets.
Jeju Island is off the coast of South Korea, known as the “Island Of the Gods”. It is a popular tourist destination that is three times bigger than Seoul city and is accessible via direct flights from Korea’s domestic airports and neighbouring countries such as Japan and China.
Jeju Island is best known for being the home to many deep-diving women, or Haenyeos who would put on their wetsuits to dive into the sea for the freshest octopus, clams, squid, seaweed and other kinds of seafood.
With that, you should know that raw seafood is the specialty of many restaurants in Jeju Island, on top of their local produce such as barbecued pork from Jeju’s black pigs and pheasants.
Here are 10 Must-try Local Food in Jeju Island. READ ON
Sunshine Plaza is an ulu building with both commercial and residential units that is located near Bras Basah MRT Station. While there is generally nothing much to do there, many who work or study nearby flock to Sunshine Plaza during meal hours as the place is home to a few popular eateries.
If you have not been to Sunshine Plaza, drop by the mall next time when you are hanging out in the Dhoby Ghaut area—the unassuming building may have more dining options than you think!
Here is our guide to 9 Hidden Eateries and Restaurants In Sunshine Plaza even locals never knew about. READ ON
Living in a cosmopolitan city means that most of us are spending long hours in air-conditioned rooms or buildings the entire day. But it is always a refreshing change to be outdoors with the fresh air and natural breeze.
This is why restaurants that offer al fresco dining areas are getting more and more popular. Some of these restaurants offer sky-high views while others boast magnificent views of lush greenery.
Whether you are looking for a place to spend a romantic night with your other half, have a meeting with your clients or showing the best of Singapore to your foreign friends, these 19 Romantic Al Fresco Restaurants In Singapore are sure to impress. READ ON
Thank God it’s Friday! Instead of heading down to the same bar that you have been frequenting since the beginning of this year, why not try something new? Singapore has heaps of beautiful rooftop bars that will impress even the cynics.
From extravagant bars to laid back ones, we have highlighted a list of gorgeous rooftop bars that exude vastly different vibes. Here is our guide to the best Rooftop Bars in Singapore with amazing views and great ambience—there is definitely at least one that will catch your fancy.
Bandung is a city in Indonesia that is growing popular with travelers who want to stay away from busy Jakarta and still enjoy great food, shopping, panoramic views of nature and adventures.
As the third largest city in Indonesia, you can expect nothing less from Bandung if you are looking for a week of fun and excitement. Singaporeans love escaping to Bandung for a weekend retreat as the flight journey is less than two hours only.
Not convinced yet? Let us share with you the 8 Reasons Why You Should Visit Bandung. READ ON
Ask your parents what they think about being served by a robot in a restaurant, cuddling a fennec fox in a cafe and enjoying a Hello Kitty-themed spa after a Hello Kitty-themed meal. Chances are, they will think you are out of your mind. But hey, it is year 2017 and all these fantasies are actually now made possible in the capital of Thailand.
From Japanese Hajime Robot Restaurant, Asia’s very first fox cafe Little Zoo Cafe, Sanrio Hello Kitty House to The Rome Restaurant, here are 15 Best Themed Cafes In Bangkok that you have to check out during your next trip.
Whenver someone talks about dining at Orchard Road (or anywhere else nearby), most people are quick to assume that it would be an extravagant wallet-damaging meal. While there are many fine dining restaurants in this vicinity, there is also a sheer number of budget-friendly eateries. Yes, you can find a bowl of noodles at S$5 and below if you search hard enough!
From Far East Shopping Centre, Golden Mile Complex to Orchard Towers, here are 8 Old Shopping Malls In Singapore where you can find lots of cheap food options.