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Hotel Fort Canning Singapore Review

Singapore’s Hotel Fort Canning is a heritage boutique hotel perched atop 14th century Fort Canning Hill. This true green oasis in the city made us feel like we were really getting away from it all, and yet we were a mere 5-minute walk from shopping on Orchard Road and 10-minute stroll from entertainment in Clarke […]

PARKROYAL on Kitchener Road – Singapore Hotel Review

PARKROYAL on Kitchener Road is situated on the edge of one of the most vibrant cultural districts in all of tropical Singapore, Little India. A top tourist attraction in this cosmopolitan city, you can immerse yourself in the sights, sounds, and aromas of this delightfully dazzling district, and then return to enjoy the modern comforts of […]

PARKROYAL on Beach Road Singapore Hotel Review

Global Hotel Alliance (GHA) is the world’s largest alliance of independent hotel brands, encompassing over 300 upscale and luxury properties (i.e. Anantara, Kempinski, Lungarno Collection) in 54 different countries. GHA also includes Pan Pacific Hotels Group that comprises two acclaimed brands: Pan Pacific and PARKROYAL. Pan Pacific is a leading brand in Asia and the Pacific […]

Poolside Delivery at Hotel Fort Canning

Feeling hungry lounging by Hotel Fort Canning‘s chlorine-free pool while basking in Singapore’s equatorial rays and tropical breezes? The Glass House Restaurant has delicious poolside service options available to satisfy – everything from local favorites like Singapore Laksa to western style sandwiches. Best of all? The dishes are presented in traditional handmade bamboo tiffins for easy delivery. […]

V Hotel Lavender Singapore Review

We just returned home to Canada after a wonderful month-long stay in sunny Singapore & Malaysia, reviewing luxury hotels and fine dining restaurants for 9to5 Travel and Eating in Vancouver & the World. Yes, life is tough! The initial leg of our journey took us from Vancouver to Hong Kong on Air Canada, followed by […]

Here’s A Top Singapore Hotel Buffet You Need To Try

In a foodie paradise like Singapore, it seems like there is an overwhelming amount of hotel buffets to choose from. So how is a seafood-lover going to find the best ones to enjoy? Look no further than PARKROYAL on Beach Road! For a limited time only, PARKROYAL on Beach Road (Part of the Pan Pacific […]

Butterfly On Morrison Hotel Review – Causeway Bay, Hong Kong

Part of the Butterfly Group, Butterfly On Morrison is a boutique hotel located on Morrison Hill Road in Causeway Bay, Hong Kong. The hotel is surrounded by the best brand-name world-renowned stores, magnificent shopping malls and bustling dining centres in Causeway Bay, and Hong Kong’s neon entertainment strip in Wanchai – one of Hong Kong’s […]

Hilton Garden Inn Downtown Toronto Review

Usually, we are very brand-loyal to Starwood hotels because of their Starwood Preferred Guest points and fabulous incentives. However, for our stay in Toronto we found an excellent deal at Hilton Garden Inn, and decided to book with this chain instead. Nestled in the heart of Toronto’s vibrant downtown Entertainment District, this Hilton hotel was […]

Ritz-Carlton For $10 A Night. For Real.

It’s true, just ten dollars can get you a room at Florida’s Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne – hands down, Miami’s best full-service resort. Of course, there is a catch. The Ritz-Carlton has set aside only 10 rooms for this cheap rate; it’s available over selected dates in July (5-7, 10-13, 18, 25, 26); and to get […]