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A Taste of Cambodia   Hopping on an authentic tuktuk and buzzing along the streets of Siem Reap is an exciting experience. The tuktuks are little 4-seater carriages hooked precariously on the back of mosquito bikes, named after their buzzing engines. Tuktuks are often draped with lace curtains that were once...
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The Land of Tapas, Churros and Overflowing Wine   Gastronomy in Spain is wide-ranging with countless ways of preparing the same ingredients. With new and exciting dishes at nearly every meal, my tastebuds were never bored. The Spaniards are die-hard foodies, and to find one not knowing how to cook is...
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Best Shopping Spots in Bangkok   Bangkok has earned a reputation as the shoppers' haven, and rightfully so. It is a shopping paradise. But with that paradise comes chaos - a beautiful type of chaos, but a chaos nonetheless. With the endless selection of shops and shopping districts, the question becomes,...
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50 Best Local Bangkok Food    After several solo trips to Bangkok, the TSL team decided to fly over together with one mission in mind. To create the greatest guide to Bangkok food the world has ever seen. As a team of 4, we went on to eat all the Bangkok...
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Best Local Malaysian Food   No overseas visit is complete without indulging in the most delicious local fare the country has to offer. What's a trip to Malaysia without trying some popiah or nasi lemak?  Local food can be found everywhere in Malaysia and in this article we suss out the best spots...
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Taiwan Boutique Hotels   What makes a boutique hotel stand out is its unique theme. Be it special themed rooms or a focus on art decorations, these are what sets boutique hotels apart from the usual chain of luxury 5 star hotels. Oh, they are also priced nowhere near 5 star...
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Things To Do in Gili Trawangan, Lombok   Blissful, tranquil and quaint, Gili Trawangan is all of those and more. If you are looking for a quiet getaway that really allows you to escape from reality and the hustle of city life, there is no better place than this little island...
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It’s A Celebration!   I love festivals and everything that they stand for. They’re dynamic celebrations of culture, diversity and life, and it’s fascinating how humans have been able to come up with such creative ways to party! You don’t have to travel all the way to New Orleans for Mardi...
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A Stroll Along Phnom Penh’s Sisowath Quay   Khmer rap booms from a small, battered speaker as enthusiastic middle-aged women windmill their arms, in sync with the beat. My tuk-tuk driver pulls to a halt beside the exercise troupe and looks quizzically at me.  “Here?” he asks, a frown creasing his...
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A Spanish Dream   Most Singaporeans only know of Barcelona as a lovely travel destination in Spain, but few know of the beauty that lies in the country’s center. I used to be ignorant, with knowledge of this beautiful country limited to football, flamenco, tapas and bullfighting. Nothing prepared me for...
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