FROM BEING THE QUIET business park when the sun was still up, Clarke Quay begins to put on some make up, changes her mood as the sun goes down, while the Singapore River turns busy for another night of playing host to thousands of visitors.
BARELY FIVE MONTHS since we first visited Bintan Lagoon Resort (BLR) in Indonesia, we got a word from its management about the launch of its Fiesta restaurant, the latest restaurant to burst onto the culinary scene in the scenic island of Bintan.
MANY OF US ARE SO consumed by thoughts of going to more popular beaches that we forget to notice the equally-beautiful ones, surrounding us.
TOURIST ARRIVALS in the Philippines is expected to double as it plays host to Miss Universe 2016 pageant on January 30, 2027, the Department of Tourism said. From only over five million tourist arrivals by the end of 2015, the Department of Tourism is expecting 10 million visitors by next year, Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo said in a press conference in Makati on June 28, just after she announced that the 65th edition of the pageant will be held here.
Clarke Quay, Singapore — GREETED BY SWEET smiles as we checked in this beautifully-reviewed hotel on this side of the city state, we knew instantly we are in for a great stay.