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Cheung Chau Bun Festival

Cheung Chau Bun Festival

Arman is a travel writer at AsiaRooms.com. He is Singaporean – born and bred – which means he’s very accustomed to punctuating his sentences with terms like “lah” or “lor” and having roti prata (delightful fried dough typically enjoyed with curry) for breakfast.   Costumed children floating above a sea of bobbing heads, long rows of food left […]

Curaçao North Sea Jazz Festival – Erykah Badu, The Roots, Usher

Curaçao North Sea Jazz Festival – Erykah Badu, The Roots, Usher

When I think of Curaçao I must admit that my mind immediately jumps to world-class scuba diving. But I also envision the brightly coloured buildings along the waterfront, the long golden sandy beaches and the vivacious smiling residents of this Dutch gem in the Southern Caribbean. Curaçao is situated closest to Venezuela and is part […]

Top Festivals Bucket List – My Top Ten

Top Festivals Bucket List – My Top Ten

Disclaimer: These top festivals aren’t necessarily the world’s most popular but many have been on my list for years. In no particular order they are: 1) Outdoor Music Festivals – There’s something I really love about outdoor music festivals. All pretensions and bullshit slip away and with just the right amount of libations everyone feels […]

Pulau Weh Booking Information – Dirty Details

Read here for our account of Pulau Weh diving Read here for our experience in Pulau Weh NOTE: The PDF guide to Pulau Weh (at the end of this document) is the most recent one we could find on the island, from 2008. Times and prices will have likely changed.   Indonesian Travel Visa – […]

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