Category: Travel

Shangri-la’s Rasa Sentosa Resort & Spa (Part 2) – family staycay heaven

[After Part 1 of our review on the rooms, pools and service of Rasa Sentosa, here’s more on our recent experience there.] Breakfast at the Silver Shell Cafe So how was the buffet breakfast at the Rasa Sentosa? In one word, impressive. The Silver Shell Cafe is one of the largest breakfast and dining areas I’ve seen in a hotel. Its… Read more →

Shangri-la’s Rasa Sentosa Resort & Spa (Part 1) – impeccable service, sprawling grounds, beautiful pools

We had a short staycation at Rasa Sentosa recently and it was such a good break from city life! We had heard so much about how kid-friendly it was, and our experience attests to it. One of the first hotels in Sentosa, Shangri-la’s Rasa Sentosa Resort & Spa was established in 1993. It underwent an extensive 10-month makeover in 2010,… Read more →

Umbretos, Cuckoo’s Nest and other eateries in Krabi

As part of our pre-trip planning, we did some research on dining options that were available at Ao Nang.  Principally, we prioritised food options near Holiday Inn Krabi, as distance was a key factor to consider when you are travelling with young kids.  We also consulted blogs, guide books, and Trip Advisor. Here are some reviews of the eateries we… Read more →

Holiday Inn Resort Krabi – relaxed, affordable, kid-approved

Apart from the Holiday Inn Express Krabi, we also spent part of our trip at the Holiday Inn Resort Krabi Ao Nang, a sprawling resort right across the long Ao Nang sea front. It’s location is superb, with eateries galore along the seafront promenade, and convenient transportation available nearby for both land and sea. We were warmly welcomed upon arrival, and the… Read more →

Enjoying Krabi from their brand new Holiday Inn Express

During our recent getaway from Singapore, we had a short stay at the brand new Holiday Inn Express Krabi, latest baby of the hotel chain’s, which officially opened only on 28 Nov 2016! Great Location Well-located just across the Ao Nang beachfront, it is a mere stone’s throw away from sister hotel Holiday Inn Resort Krabi. The three minute walk between… Read more →