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    Seek Paradise at Anantara Layan Phuket Resort, A 5-Star Luxury Resort for Cliffside Weddings & Beach Honeymoons

    In our #AmazingThailand series, we take you to discover the romantic wedding and honeymoon destinations in the country. A 1-hour flight from Bangkok or Chiang Mai will have you in one of the beautiful islands in Southeast Asia – Phuket. Phuket is an ideal base for exploring idyllic offshore islands, like Phang Nga Bay and Phi Phi Island. This rainforest, mountainous island is home to exciting nightlife, beautiful beaches and breathtaking luxury resorts, one of which is Anantara Layan Phuket Resort. Located on a tranquil bay in Phuket’s western coast, Anantara Layan Phuket Resort is a charming tropical sanctuary. In fact, its combination of a serene escape of indulgence with fine service makes it one of Phuket’s best…

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    Club Paradise – Get wed on an Idyllic Private Island in Coron, Palawan

    For many who know Matt and me well, the Philippines is one of our favourite destinations for beach weddings and honeymoons. Ever since we discovered this island paradise in Southeast Asia, we never fail to return each year, mostly thanks to its beautiful beaches and friendly locals. We loved it so much that we even did our wedding photoshoots there! Our many trips have led us to Manila, Cebu, and Boracay. This time, we finally had an opportunity to visit the world-famous Palawan to check it out for a wedding and honeymoon destination. Repeatedly named as the ‘Best Island in the World’, Palawan is an archipelago of tropical islands that…

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    Top 16 Things to Do on your Krabi Honeymoon

    In our #AmazingThailand series, one destination we could not miss was Krabi. Situated on Thailand’s West Coast, the Krabi province is marked by sheer limestone cliffs, dense jungle and mangrove forests, and more than a hundred offshore islands – the most well-known being Phi Phi Island. Couples looking for a relaxing and quiet beach escape for your honeymoon will find Krabi to be an ideal pick. This island paradise features a more tranquil, serene and untouched experience compared to its Phuket counterpart. Yet, it can be exciting just as you like it. A wide array of outdoor activities such as rock climbing, sea kayaking, jungle trekking and scuba diving are…

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    Experience A Rustic-Luxe Sanctuary in an Urban Jungle at Villa Samadhi Singapore

    Earlier this year, we had a refreshing experience at Villa Samadhi in Kuala Lumpur. We fell in love with their mission that aimed to go further than simply offering a crib for the night, but to create a space to shape, nourish and refresh minds. We returned home, refreshed, inspired and excited to check out the Villa Samadhi in Singapore to add to our list of romantic staycation experiences for the upcoming Christmas season. Villa Samadhi Singapore – Nestled in the greenery of Labrador Nature Reserve is a black-and-white mansion, built in the 20th Century during British Times. Today, it has transformed into a flawlessly chic boutique hotel reminiscent of Singapore’s colonial…

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    Experience an Urban Oceanfront Wedding Venue at Hilton Busan, South Korea

    A luxurious oceanfront hotel like no other, the contemporary 10-storey Hilton Busan is the first of its kind in South Korea. Resting on the prime coastline in East Busan, the modern architecture of the property blends beautifully with the seascape and features picturesque scenery at every turn. It’s modern and edgy terraced design compliments the coastline and features multi-level swimming pools, restaurants and bars. It is no wonder that since it’s very recent opening this year in August, Hilton Busan has quickly become a favourite among travellers to the region. The magic starts from the very moment you check in on the 10th floor, for you are greeted with sweeping views of the glistening…

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    Weddings at The St. Regis Kuala Lumpur – Where Modern Day Luxury meets Old World Elegance

    The St. Regis Kuala Lumpur has been a highly anticipated 5-Star wedding and honeymoon venue even before its opening in May 2016. Located in the prestigious KL Sentral, The St. Regis Kuala Lumpur is set in one of the most romantic neighbourhoods in the city. Boasting sweeping views of the vibrant capital, Lake Gardens and key landmarks like National Museum and House of Parliament, the panoramic view is just one of the many reasons why couples want to get wed at this venue. The chic interiors, plush furnishing and classy ambience of the venue are perfectly accompanied with graceful service, pampering treatments and exquisite cuisine. If you are in search…

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    Top 13 Things to Do on your Phuket Honeymoon

    On our journey to discover #AmazingThailand, we could not possibly miss out on a stop to Phuket. Thailand itself is one of our top picks when it comes to Southeast Asia honeymoons, and no doubt Phuket is a big part of the reason why. Only 1.5 hours to 2 hours flight away from Bangkok or Chiang Mai, this rainforest, mountainous island is home to a beautiful historical old town, beautiful beaches, and incredible luxury resorts. It is also a great base to kickstart your explorations to nearby world-famous islands like Phang Nga Bay and Phi Phi Island. You will also not be disappointed with the nightlife in Phuket, for Patong…

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    The Sanchaya Bintan – Step Foot into a Bygone Era, A Paradise where Tropical Luxury meets Colonial Grandeur

    A short boat ride from Singapore instantly transports us to Indonesia, where many tropical island gems are awaiting our discovery. In this issue, we set sail to Bintan to check out the most luxurious jewel of the island – The Sanchaya. Titled as one of Asia’s Top 20 resorts by Conde Nast Traveller this year, you will find that The Sanchaya is home to more than just luxury and tasteful decor. Meaning “collection” in Sanskrit, The Sanchaya is equivalent to a fine art piece that incorporates ultra-luxe living, evident in its award-winning design and exceptional hospitality. Inspired by the European salons of the 19th Century, the estate marks a beautiful blend comprising…

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    The Bellevue Manila – A Refreshing Urban Abode in the heart of Alabang, Manila for your Wedding & Honeymoon

    The Philippines has always been one of our top favourites when it comes to honeymooning in Asia, thanks to the heartwarming smiles and genuine hospitality from the locals. It is one of the destinations we find ourselves going back to every year. This gem of Southeast Asia is a tropical paradise with over 7,000 islands to choose from. But apart from being a beach lover’s paradise, the country has much more to offer. In this issue, we seek out a city experience in the Philippines from one of the well-known hospitality brands – The Bellevue. With 4 destinations under its wing – The Bellevue Manila, The Bellevue Bohol, B Hotel…

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    Top 15 Things to Do on Your Chiang Mai Honeymoon

    Home to unspoiled beaches, tropical jungles, cosmopolitan cities, luxury hotels, budget shopping, opulent palaces and ornate temples, it comes as no surprise that #AmazingThailand is one of the top picks when it comes to honeymoon destinations in Southeast Asia. In this issue, we feature Chiang Mai, a charming city located in mountainous Northern Thailand. Chiang Mai means “New City”. This land of misty mountains and colourful hill tribes was formerly part of the independent Lanna Kingdom until 1558. Over the years, it somehow manages to retain its blissful, calm and laid back atmosphere – perfect for honeymooners seeking peaceful serenity yet still wanting a piece of city vibes. Though travellers…

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    [Changi Recommends] 9 Reasons Why a Portable Wifi Router is a Must-Have Every Time you Leave the Country

    In today’s digital era, traveling has come a long way. From getting directions to navigating, making bookings to keeping in touch with your loved ones back at home – almost everything can be done on the go. But there is a key to unlocking all this convenience – internet data. The traveling of today seems almost impossible without data. Each time Matt and I leave Singapore and touch down on foreign soil, the first thing we scout for – a phone shop to get a local data SIM. That happened for all of the 10 countries we went to earlier this year, and we found it time-consuming and stressful (if we…

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    Top 15 Things to do on your Bangkok Honeymoon

    [Latest update: 18 March 2019] Bangkok, the ‘City of Angels’ is a fascinating city brimming with discoveries. Well known to be a shopping paradise, it comes as no surprise that this destination is a frequent visit for many Singaporeans. But apart from its famous night markets, aesthetic cafes and brightly lit shopping malls, the metropolis has much more to offer. From shrines and temples to museums and galleries, exciting nightlife and romantic cruises, Bangkok makes a perfect spot to begin a honeymoon adventure of Amazing Thailand. In this issue, let us take you on a journey to discover the Top Things to do on your Bangkok Honeymoon.  Read our #AmazingThailand series:…

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    Have an Entire Private Island for your Robinson Crusoe Wedding at Pulau Joyo, Indonesia

    Since our previous private island exploration, we have pretty much fallen in love with the concept of having an entire island all to yourself (and few guests), Robinson Crusoe style. A guest-only resort ensures peace, quiet and exclusivity, allowing for you to experience a true island escape. The archipelago of Indonesia is full of tropical paradises waiting for our discovery. In this issue, we seek out Pulau Joyo – a gem in The Riau Islands of Indonesia that aims to spoil guests with its barefoot luxury, pristine beaches and delicious dining. The beauty of all is, it is only 2.5 hours away from busy Singapore. Blessed with white sandy beaches…

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    Refresh your Senses at The Balé, Minimalist & Stylish Living in Bali, Indonesia

    Bali is one of our favourite honeymoon destinations in SouthEast Asia. Ever since we visited Nusa Dua, the Southern part of Bali on our previous trip, we were hooked. This hotbed of luxurious resorts presents a honeymoon haven for couples who are looking for extra indulgence and pampering. This time we decided to search for something a little different than the usual ‘Bali’ experience we’re used to. We discovered The Balé. Managed by Lifestyle Retreats, The Balé is a unique gem in Bali. The estate features architecture and lifestyle that is ‘one of a kind’. One that seems to be more Japanese-inspired instead of Indonesian. Suitable for those in search…

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    City Weddings at Amara Singapore, featuring Contemporary Celebrations & Halal Certified Wedding Menus

    After our visit to Amara Sanctuary at Resort Sentosa to discover its magical wedding venues, we were eager to check out its flagship hotel – Amara Singapore. This city-centre hotel located at Tanjong Pagar, is a convenient destination for you and all your guests. Located just next to bustling Chinatown heritage and lifestyle mall 100AM, this 392-room hotel showcases contemporary touches with a minimalist theme. With a grand ballroom, 4 function rooms and chic restaurants for more intimate events, Amara Singapore can cater to celebrations of all scales and sizes. In addition to that, they recently released halal certified wedding menus for Muslim weddings! Read on to discover what else…