A Cast & Hide Away Luxury Experience at Niyama Private Islands, Maldives

The Niyama, a beautiful, private island and beach resort offering a once-in-a-lifetime experience, was the highlight of my holiday in The Maldives. Though I only stayed there for two nights, I had a wonderful time. Rated #4 in the ‘Best Resorts in the World’ category of the Condé Nast Traveler Reader’s Choice Awards, and #2 ‘Top…

My Holiday Starts Here! at Hulhule Island Hotel, Maldives

I highly recommend this hotel to everyone who comes to The Maldives. Start your adventure by staying overnight here, on the capital island of Male, before continuing on to other resorts on the many other paradise islands of the archipelago. Then, on your way back, treat yourself to another night at the Hulhule before flying…

Birthday Weekend in Bangkok

Bersama beberapa teman Indonesia yang menetap dan bekerja di Thailand, kami kerap menjadikan Bangkok sebagai kota untuk berakhir pekan. Selain untuk bertemu teman yang sedang berlibur, nonton konser musik, belanja atau sekedar hang out demi suasana yang berbeda. Weekend gateway kali ini saya dan Astari merayakan ulang tahun Welah, sahabat kami, sekalian mengunjungi beberapa tempat…

Simply Beautiful, LAOS

Apa istimewanya Laos? Selain penduduknya yang dikenal diseluruh dunia karena kejujuran dan kesederhanaannya, pengalaman tak terlupakan bagi saya dimulai saat pesawat mendekati bandara Luang Prabang. Pemandangan karpet pegunungan yang hanya perlu dilihat langsung, tanpa kata-kata. Laos adalah negara yang dikenal dengan sebutan ‘landlock’ atau negara yang dikelililngi daratan, yang berbatasan dengan Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam dan…

Le Sen Boutique Hotel – Luang Prabang, Laos

For travellers like me who want to take in the sights and sounds of Luang Prabang, Le Sen Boutique Hotel is the perfect choice. View this post on Instagram Back in Luang Prabang and check-in at this #chic place, @lesenboutiquehotel Le Sen Boutique Hotel: For #travelers who want to take in the sights and sounds…

Bong Cheni and His Rats Story – Siem Reap, Cambodia

Siem Reap merupakan kota populer, sebagai pintu gerbang ke kawasan Angkor, yang menjadi tujuan utama wisatawan dunia. Sama halnya dengan saya dan kedua teman saya, Welah dan Julia. Kami mengunjungi ‘The city of Temples’ yang mempunyai lebih dari 1000 kuil ini, diawal bulan Agustus yang lalu.  View this post on Instagram #AngkorWat, #Cambodia's #famous #UNESCO…

New Story of Amnaya Resort, Kuta – Bali, Indonesia

Amnaya Resort Kuta is all about creating enriching experiences that evoke emotion and leave a lasting impression. Amnaya Resort Kuta celebrates the philosophy of Family Value as well as to create a new level of genuinely caring hospitality approach, our commitment. Designed by leading local and international designers, the Resort combines luxury with modern-ethnic interior…

Exquisitely Boutiqueful, Buri Siri Boutique Hotel – Chiang Mai, Thailand

Situated in the heart of hip Nimmanhaemin area on Sirimankalajarn road, an exquisite Buri Siri Boutique Hotel is a relaxing base from which to explore the beautiful city of Chiang Mai. Buri Siri Boutique Hotel is ideally located at walking distance to Nimmanhaemin’s shops and restaurants, Maya Lifestyle Shopping Mall, Chiang Mai’s moat and only a…

A new stunning discovery, The Chiang Mai Riverside – Chiang Mai, Thailand

Chiang Mai is a special place. It is a city honed by heritage and history, a destination full of colour and character. It is a place to discover in your own time and at your own speed. This charming, laid-back 700-year-old city embodies Lanna culture, beautiful mountains and magnificent nature. Despite its energy, one can always…

Mari Jo Ka Manado!Let’s!

video: ‘Let’s go to Manado’ by Hanny Kandou Sebagai orang Manado, saya sering diminta rekomendasi tempat, akomodasi dan things to do in Manado. Jawaban pertama saya silakan cek TripAdvisor dan Om Google. Namun, tak jarang ada permintaan khusus atas informasi non-touristy. Maunya yang bukan ‘mainstream‘, plus lebih afdol jika informasi tersebut datangnya dari orang lokal, katanya. So, here’s my ‘personal-itinerary’ saat mudik – termasuk referensi…