Review: Sakura Terrace The Gallery, Kyoto

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Kyoto is a ‘must go’ city if you are exploring Japan. To make my trip worth, I spend a few days at Sakura Terrace The Gallery. The location of this property is perfect for someone who prefers to stay near Kyoto Station. Located adjacent to the rail station, this business hotel has 220 rooms which is divided into 2 wings; North and South wing.

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Review: Oasia Hotel Downtown, Singapore

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Oasia Hotel Downtown, Singapore is the latest hotel under the Oasia Brand by Far East Hospitality. The 27-storey iconic business hotel is located in the downtown Tanjong Pagar area boasting 314 rooms with 140 Superior rooms, 84 Deluxe rooms, 88 Club rooms, and 2 Club Suites. Designed by famed WOHA Architects, the property features mix of modern and eco-friendly designs elements. Aside the architecture aspects, the exterior of the hotel is covered with lush green facade to form a tropical skyscaper in the Central Business District.

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Review: Hotel Indigo Singapore Katong

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‘Old-School’ is best to describe Hotel Indigo Singapore Katong, the first boutique hotel chain property in Singapore under InterContinental Hotels Group. As the name suggest, the hotel is located at Katong district, a location with strong Peranakan heritage influences. The hotel housed in the former Joo Chiat police station, features design infused with the local Peranakan culture; art murals in the rooms depict the laidback, communal lifestyle of the neighborhood. Even though the location is a tad further from the city, it is easy to get there by bus.

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Review: Park Avenue Changi Hotel, Singapore

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Park Avenue Changi is a business hotel located near Changi Business Park. With just 1 MRT station away from Changi Airport, this hotel is also ideal for short transit or if you need a place to stay for catching an early flight out of Singapore.

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Review: Pan Pacific Singapore

Pan Pacific Singapore Hotel is an award winning hotel situated in Singapore City Centre. With 38 floors and 790 modern rooms, this property is the tallest among the hotels within the area. Whether for business, leisure or short staycation, you can expect a world-class service and luxury accommodation at the Pan Pacific Singapore. The location of the hotel is at its best! Surrounded by 3 shopping malls (Marina Square, Millenia Walk and Suntec City) and within proximity to Gardens by the Bay, Singapore Flyer, Esplanade & Marina Bay Sands.

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Review: Hotel Grandis, Kota Kinabalu

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Since I have only a few days in Kota Kinabalu, I decided to stay within the city centre. The distance from the airport to the city is just 15 minutes away. Hotel Grandis is located next to Suria Sabah Shopping Mall and within walking distance to many attractions such as Gaya Sunday Market, Filipino Market, Atkinson Clock Tower and Signal Hill Observation Deck. If you are going for Island hopping, Jesselton Jetty is nearby the hotel too. Opened in 2013, this 13-storey hotel is one of the latest hotel near the city.

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Review: Village Hotel Katong by by Far East Hospitality, Singapore

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Tucked away in the city, Village Hotel Katong has its own charm. The hotel is located on the eastern of Singapore, surrounding heritage district such as Joo Chiat and Katong. From afar, the hotel exterior looks jaded but the refurbished modern interior with 229 rooms, inspired by the Peranakan heritage will definitely change your impression!

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