5 Kicks You’ll Get Out Of Traveloka Hotel Booking

Booking hotels can be a huge hassle, from filtering for a reasonable price, to a strategic location, to a decent hotel to call home for a couple days. “Home away from home” fits in seamlessly when we can book a hotel online best with no physical interaction!
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The million-dollar question arises when you are left with limited time to source for cheap hotels. Looking for hotels aren’t at all an easy task when it’s the first time visiting the place. Knowing not what to expect as pictures online can be deceiving and disappointing at the same time. To ease and cope with day to day life, Traveloka comes handy when you can conveniently conduct your hotel-hunt much easier than expected as it contains reviews and hotels are easy-to-book.

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  1. Hotels are everywhere

Planning a trip? Well, we should do all the fundamental work; mainly hotel and flights, best when both comes cheap. This can be pretty taxing. Having said that, Traveloka will come handy as a one-stop-center dominating the Southeast Asia network for serving flight routes and hotel accommodations. With Traveloka, you will be able to find thousands of hotels available in a single destination furnished with short reviews and pictures of the insides of the rooms on each hotel complete with list of utilities and services offered by every hotel you can find near where you will be visiting. Importantly, the access to the exact price of the offers to avoid any hidden charges or charges which you may not be aware of prior to reservation. This is one of the key information which many other hotel booking sites deprive of.

2. What you see is what you will get

Its when “pictures are for illustration purposes only”. This is the point when you are unsure of what a hotel is or will be offering. Traveloka will play its part here. All the items listed mainly on hotel facilities and amenities in the respective hotels will be what you have opt for. Certain hotels provide breakfast meal while others do not. Certain hotels provide extra bed or pillows for free while others can be provided based on terms and condition or additional charges. Certain hotels contain private beaches while others would have to settle with public beaches several walks or drives ahead. These differences are sometimes left out from the customer’s knowledge by omitting it from the information details.

  1. Varieties make the world go round

We love options, be it a different kind of mix from price to location to amenities of a hotel offers. Traveloka fits in when it takes charge of your preference, by suiting your travel needs. Traveloka provides a wide range of varieties; need a gym or swimming pool to burn some calories after stuffing tons of food from the trip? Having the pool overseeing the sunset by the beachside? Traveloka helps in taking into consideration of the different traits each person is and the expectation of the traveler.

Want to spend some lone time finding peach in yourself? The wide varieties provided by Traveloka give you a chance to go for one that suits your preferences.

  1. Cheap stay, top class services

Cheaper can be better because you will never know what you pay for until you step your feet at the hotel. Mainstream mindset will tell us that there will not be top class services which comes with a cheap price. However, cheap prices that comes with top class services exists! All you need to do is spend a little time putting on your scouting hat to hunt as Traveloka provides one of the cheapest hotels.

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Besides the best hotel deals Traveloka offers, it also comes with top-notch services at amazingly cheap prices. You have to gear up to hunt for the deals. Well, Traveloka offers deals for hotels, what is a trip without good deals for cheap flight ticket (eg Malaysia Airlines tickets) ? Yup, Traveloka is up for it too.

  1. Simple, safe and secure

Booking with Traveloka is straightforward. The plain manner process is guides you to search for the relevant hotels and its offers. Topping up to that, Traveloka is diligent in maintaining the security system for all their site transactions and data transmission purposes. Feel safe using Traveloka!

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Mellower Coffee: Sakura Fubuki

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Here is where Mellower Coffee’s global flagship store in Singapore is, located at 108 Middle Road, Bugis. It’s a two-storied cozy cafe corner. If you haven’t know, Mellower Coffee is from Shanghai which has sprouted across China since 2011 and went viral in Japan, Korea and western countries. photo IMG_6479_zpseohkes9s.jpg

Besides having your brewed coffee at Mellower, they offer coffee beans where you can brew them at home. They have a range of coffee on the shelves depending on your preference.

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Mellower caters a corner for their merchandises too. photo IMG_6569_zpshlfamek1.jpg photo IMG_6488_zpsd0am2oem.jpg photo IMG_6553_zpsup8isat0.jpg

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If you are interested to learn coffee art, well, here at Mellower Coffee, offers classes for beginners. You can pick up some skills from this corner. photo IMG_6515_zpsdwflxhf4.jpg

Brewing coffee does not seem any easier, as the right temperature, amount of water and weight of the coffee have to be accurate to brew a cup of up-to-standard coffee.

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Recently, Mellower Coffee introduces Sakura Fubuki, a hint of bitterness in cherry blossom. This made it tastes special, serves cool, which fits perfectly for such humid days in Singapore. photo IMG_6522_zpseau4oulz.jpg photo IMG_6524_zpstssvpnrl.jpg photo IMG_6550_zpsp1xccuxw.jpg

 

 

Add: Mellower Coffee Singapore (108 Middle Road, The Prospex #01-01, Singapore)

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Makan Kitchen – Beijing’s Best Lamian & Dumplings

Makan Kitchen is proud to present Beijing’s Best Beef (and Chicken) LaMian or hand-pulled noodles and Dumplings made-to-order. The restaurant’s open Chinese Kitchen allows you to watch Hilton Beijing’s Chef Chen hand pulling the noodles, dropping them directly into boiling water and serving you on the spot. Its available from April 22 to May14, 2017 (Tuesday to Sunday).

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Best of Malaysia Dinner Buffet.
Available every Tue, Wed & Thu
Time: 6.30pm to 10.30pm .
Price: RM98 nett/adult

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Link to menu : http://doubletree3.hilton.com/resources/media/dt/JHBDTDI/en_US/pdf/en_JHBDTDI-MK_BOM-MENU.pdf

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One of my favourite satay. photo DSC_0855_zpspr9dmx7r.jpg photo DSC_0854_zpsnj4yja1b.jpg photo DSC_0857_zpsqn1ehrn8.jpg photo DSC_0858_zps999h2tyq.jpg

Irresistible dessert – durian. photo DSC_0864_zpsgvxzjwhk.jpg photo DSC_0896_zpsomtp7ytk.jpg photo DSC_0892_zpsu8dgwt38.jpg

 

 

 

Double Tree by Hilton’s Guest Chef

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Seafood Dinner Buffet
Available on Friday & Saturday
Time: 6.30pm to 10.30pm
Price: RM138 nett/adult

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Link to menu : http://doubletree3.hilton.com/resources/media/dt/JHBDTDI/en_US/pdf/en_JHBDTDI_SEAFOODMENU_April2017.pdf

 

The Ingredients
Beef Pull-Noodles:    手工牛肉拉面

High Gluten Flour 五得利高筋面粉
Beef Shank 牛腱子肉
Beef Bone 牛棒骨
Fresh Chicken 鲜鸡
Coriander 香菜
Green Garlic 青蒜
Leek 大葱
Turnip 白萝卜
Chili Powder 细辣椒面
Ginger 生姜
Garlic 大蒜
Chinese Prickly Ash 花椒
Dried Ginger 干姜
Fennel 小茴香
Grass Fruit/ Tsaoko 草果
Nutmeg 肉豆蔻
Bay-leaf 香叶
White Pepper Corn 白胡椒粒
Cinnamon Stick 桂皮
White Pepper 白胡椒粉
Chicken Sauce 鸡汁


Hand Made Dumpling: 
手工水

Shrimp Meat 虾肉
Water Chestnut 荸荠
Black Fungus 黑木耳
Chinese chive 韭菜
Beef Minced 牛肉馅
Leek 大葱
Chicken Egg 鸡蛋
Sesame Oil 香油
Light Soy Sauce 生抽
Soy Sauce 酱油

 

Bookings Preferred . Pork & Lard Free

DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru
Add: 01-02, Menara Landmark, 12 Jalan Ngee Heng, Johor Bahru, Johor 80000 Malaysia.
JohorBahru.
Tel: +607-2686868

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Droprint – Weekend Project

Figuring out a way to keep in touch with your family and friends? Well, I have stumbled upon one, nothing intricate. Keeping in touch made easy in a budgeted weekend project and here is a few items required.

  1. Droprint – An app that manages your pictures and have them printed at an affordable price. Available for Android and iOS.
  2. Envelopes
  3. Sharpee / Markers
  4. Stamps

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Droprint delivers your desired printed pictures and have them delivered to your door step. photo DSC_0841_zpsdghlehwo.jpg

Here is what I did, I got the pictures printed, put them into individual envelopes and have them snail-mailed to my friends and families (without informing them). Surprises are meant to be surprises 🙂  photo DSC_0842_zps0zgicky6.jpg

The app is easy to use.

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More info/update, find/follow:
Website: www.droprint.my
Facebook: Droprint
Apps Download: IOS | Android
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Singapore’s Longest Street Water Slide at Boost & Slide

Boost & Slide has set a new record today as the “Longest Street Water Slide” in Singapore! Measuring at the length of 108 metres, Boost & Slide has become Singapore’s longest street water slide by the Singapore Book of Records. The 2 day event starts today.

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About Redoxon®
The Redoxon® family of products is grounded on the immune benefit of vitamin C. The new Redoxon® Triple Action brings together the benefits of vitamin C, zinc and vitamin D, which also plays a significant role in supporting the body’s immune system, proposing a tailored product designed to support the immune system. Vitamin C, vitamin D and zinc are among the key nutrients required to help your body’s immune system function normally. Together with a healthy lifestyle including physical exercise and good nutrition, supplements like Redoxon® provide the foundation for a healthy immune system all year round. For more information, please visit www.redoxon.com.sg.

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Boost & Slide is a family-friendly event organised by Bayer in conjunction with the launch of Redoxon® Triple Action. The inflatable water slide has attracted over 3,000 people who pre-registered for this fun experience!

Taking place at the Biopolis Way, Boost & Slide also features a slew of nutrition inspired activities and interactive game booths to educate families and kids on self-care while having fun. Boost & Slide is a free event. Participants who would like to experience a slide of their lives at the event are required to pre-register themselves at the website. photo IMG_1569_zpsrouj6mbj.jpg photo IMG_1573_zpscyoaotlq.jpg photo IMG_1579_zpsm4odm0qg.jpg

The cute and colourful floats. photo IMG_1577_zpslx57qqd6.jpg

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Redoxon® Triple Action
The new Redoxon® Triple Action brings together the benefits of vitamin C, D plus zinc, which play a significant role in supporting one’s immune system. Redoxon® Triple Action was developed to provide 3 times 4 the support for the immune defence to help defend out bodies against all challenges. As vitamin C, D and zinc are among the essential nutrients required to ensure a healthy immune function, this tailored product with high strength of vitamin C, D and zinc has been designed to support the immune system from both internal and external threats.

Redoxon® Triple Action comes in 3 versions, Redoxon® Triple Action Effervescent tablets, Redoxon® Triple Action Film-Coated Tablets and Redoxon® Triple Action Gummies for adults and children, respectively. They are available at all major pharmacies and supermarkets in Singapore.
For more information on Boost & Slide, please visit www.boostandslide.com

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