Sylvia’s Corner

Suh Se Ok Masterpieces On Exhibit In MMCA Deoksugung, South Korea

Suh Se Ok Masterpieces On Exhibit In MMCA Deoksugung, South Korea

South Korean art lovers, painting enthusiasts and students of the arts will be glad to know that one of the country’s most prolific and influential artists, Suh Se Ok is having some one hundred of his donated works on exhibit at the National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Deoksugung Palace. This will continue(…)

InterContinental Singapore : Immerse Yourself in Art & Culture of Singapore

InterContinental Singapore : Immerse Yourself in Art & Culture of Singapore

InterContinental Singapore stands vibrant in the heart of Singapore City Centre, the hub of arts, culture and heritage of this city state. Refurbished in 2013, this luxury hotel renews its emphatic connections with more than 20 vintage historical sites, storied national monuments, creativity-laden art institutions and expansive museums. A trip to any of these sites(…)

Gaya Island Resort : Borneo’s Island Paradise

Gaya Island Resort : Borneo’s Island Paradise

Along the miles-long shoreline of Malohom Bay, off the coast of Kota Kinabalu in Borneo, languidly lies Gaya Island Resort. It’s a nature-inspired island hideaway nestled in the heart of an ancient rain forest almost hidden and lovingly protected by rich and lush green hills. Across the horizon is a stunning, awesome view of the(…)

Gallery: Insadong – Seoul’s Art and Antique District

Gallery: Insadong – Seoul’s Art and Antique District

By Sylvia Le Dung The charming area of Insadong which is colloquially referred to as ‘Mary’s Alley’ is home to the art and antique market of Seoul. Located here are many art galleries, antique shops, calligraphy shops, quaint tea houses and coffee shops. Also located within the Insadong area are a multitude of restaurants that(…)

3 Family-Friendly Hotels in Seoul

3 Family-Friendly Hotels in Seoul

Seoul is a modern metropolis and is thus equipped with a wide variety of hotels that cater to all travel budgets and accommodation needs and preferences. Here are three family-friendly hotels in Seoul: Budget  Novotel Seoul Ambassador Doksan The Novotel Seoul Ambassador Doksan Hotel is located near the Gasan Digital Complex, an area which hosts several(…)

The 2015 World Luxury Hotel Awards Annual Gala Event | The Harbour Grand Hong Kong

The 2015 World Luxury Hotel Awards Annual Gala Event | The Harbour Grand Hong Kong

By Michelle Snyman | World Luxury Hotel Awards The 9th Annual World Luxury Hotel Awards was hosted at the prestigious Harbour Grand Hong Kong on Saturday 24th October 2015. The event was hosted by international television presenter, Desmond So. Over 300 attendees represented their hotels to receive their awards at this red carpet, black tie event. The(…)

Review: La Flora Patong, Phuket (A Member of SLH)

Review: La Flora Patong, Phuket (A Member of SLH)

La Flora Patong is a five-star boutique hotel situated along Phuket’s massively popular Patong Beach. It boasts an unrivaled combination of a convenient location, direct beach access, luxurious accommodation and good service. I spent three days with my family at the hotel on our last trip to Phuket and came away impressed. A member of(…)