TRAVEL TATTLE

What does one do in Kobe, a city known for it’s beef, pastries, sake and pearl? We did exactly that. Ate beef, drank sake, indulged in pastries and checked out pearls. Not exactly in that order.

Greece is one destination that has always been in my travel bucket list and a wedding destination which I hope to be able to have the opportunity to plan someday (and that someday is not too far in the distant future). While Santorini stands as the top destination wedding location in Greece, there are so many other beautiful locations in this amazing country.

Two weeks ago, I made a trip to Vietnam together with my bride for a site visit. We spent majority of our time in the resort planning for the upcoming wedding, and we only took half a day to explore the little town. The historical town of Hoi An feels like a scene straight out from a movie set. I love the façades of these old buildings that have witnessed the historical progress of the ancient town since the 15th century. The…

No mistake there. You CAN indeed escape to the wilderness for a luxurious honeymoon when you stay at Singita, a collection of world-renowned game reserves in Africa. Singita, which means ‘a place of miracles’, provides a hospitable retreat to nature with a core vision to conserve, preserve and respect nature, with a combined 500,000 acres of majestic wilderness spread across South Africa, Tanzania and Zimbabwe.

Earlier this year, Kris Wong, the Managing Editor of Weddings Malaysia invited the wedding family to join him and Eileen in their mission to train for the Bali Triathlon. It was indeed a very good initiative for the wedding vendors, seeing that most of us do not lead a very healthy lifestyle (late nights, lack of exercise, stress!). Come June, and the Weddings Malaysia mixed relay team was represented by Richard See, Kris Wong and Lee Kuen of Lee Kuen Make…