Tag Archives: Inspiration

Taichung’s Quirkiest Themed Restaurants

From toilets to airplanes and the ubiquitous Hello Kitty, Taiwan is well-known for its wacky themed restaurants. But it’s not all about Taipei. In recent years, a host of themed restaurants have sprung up in Taichung. Whether you fancy a journey through history, cuddling up with your favourite...

Discover Historical Boston

Home to the Red Sox, Boston cream pie and that accent (you know, “pahk the ka in Ha-vud Yahd…”) Boston is also one of the nation’s oldest cities, filled with more historical landmarks than any one person can handle. Pick a good hotel because with this much exploring...

Gatwick: Off to the Races

When most people hear the name Gatwick, they automatically think of Gatwick Airport. But Gatwick has a lot more to offer visitors than just a way in and out of the UK. It has some great hotels nearby such as Copthorne Hotel London Gatwick and Copthorne Hotel...

Exploring the Fringes of Hong Kong

The islands of Hong Kong are always abuzz, lit up with scurrying executives constantly on the move, cloud-scraping towers densely packed on the bay, exciting kitchens and bars, and a dizzying array of shops. Whatever your taste, this pulsating, never-resting city works around the clock to cook...

Unique Boutiques to Visit in Singapore

It’s no secret that shopping and eating are the two unofficial sports in Singapore. When away from the dining table, forgo the shopping malls and head instead to the city’s growing number of independent and perhaps lesser-known shops hawking quirky, handmade wares. With Millennium Hotels and Resorts’...

7 Festivals Only Penangites Will Know

Many travellers know Penang as a food paradise, with delectable dishes to devour at every turn and every hour. It is also the second smallest state in Malaysia, even though it is the third largest economic centre of the country (after Selangor and Johor). Besides Malacca, its...

Top Millennium Hotels and Spas Worth Travelling for

Millennium Hotels and Resorts prides itself on matching its deluxe rooms and high-end service with outstanding spa treatments to relax, restore, and rejuvenate tired muscles. Here are 5 special spas to provide that extra touch of indulgence while travelling. Sky Spa & Health Club at Grand Millennium...

Springtime is For Romance

It may be a cliché but springtime and romance often go together like peanut butter and jam. Spring is the time for new life and new beginnings, so it’s perfect for blossoming a new romance or recommitting to the love of your life. If you’re thinking about...

5 Ways to Celebrate Springtime in NYC

New Yorkers embrace springtime just as much as, if not more than, Parisians. It’s a time to celebrate new blossoms, warmer weather and a chance to get reacquainted with nature and the good life. The weather is warming up from March to June but remember to bring a jacket...

OTR: Cincinnati’s Newest Hipster Hangout

Cincinnati has undergone a massive urban makeover in recent years and nowhere is this transformation more apparent than in the city’s Over-the-Rhine (OTR) neighbourhood. Until a few years ago, OTR was, in addition to being the Queen City’s oldest and most historic neighbourhood, one of its most...

Queenstown for Adrenaline Junkies

There is only one way to see Queenstown – and it’s from high above the city with adrenaline coursing through your veins. A visit to the home of adventure tourism wouldn’t be complete without soaring through the sky on the world’s largest swing, hurtling towards the ground on a bungee, ziptrekking through...

Experience the Doha Art Scene in 2 Days

Qatar has spent the past decade establishing itself as an international art hub. New museums and art institutions have turned this once-quiet Gulf state into a showcase for both world-renowned artists and local culture. Whether you’re in town on business, in transit or on holidays, the Millennium Hotel...

Patong: More than just a Party Town

Patong is unabashedly loud, bold and brassy. This hedonistic playground in the dreamy resort isle of Phuket pulses with energy 24 hours a day, offering visitors a heady dose of smells, sights and sounds. Spa and diving options abound, alongside quirky street-side stalls, upscale cafés and eateries, glitzy shopping malls and exuberant...

New Unesco World Heritage Sites in Asia

There’s no better time to travel around Asia than 2016. With new additions to Unesco’s World Heritage Sites, your list of must-visit places in this part of the world gotten even longer. So put on your planning hat and start plotting your itinerary. Great Burkhan Khaldun Mountain,...

Exploring Exhibition Road’s magnificent museums

No visit to London is ever complete without an amble down this thoroughfare lined with three famous museums and other Victorian institutions. If you’re staying at the swish Millennium Gloucester Hotel London Kensington, this puts you just 10 minutes from the hallowed halls of Exhibition Road. First developed following the...

Parisian entertainment houses: A guide to Opéra

The culturally rich city of Paris is brought to life through its historical architecture, music, performance and cuisine. Millennium Hotel Paris Opéra, historic in itself as it was built in 1927 and uniquely combines Belle Epoque, Beaux Arts and Art Deco styles, is walking distance from several...