Cotton's on Xinhua Lu
COTTON’S (ANTING) Cotton's bar at Anting Lu The original Cotton’s still draws the crowds thanks to its leafy terrace – perfect for enjoying a cocktail or a coffee on a summer afternoon. 132 Anting Lu, near Jianguo Xi Lu, 6433 7995 安亭路132号, 近建国西路 COTTON’S (XINHUA)...
It's their 20th birthday but it's you who reap the benefits. To celebrate its 20th anniversary, The Sukhothai Hotel Bangkok is offering a deal from B7,800 for double occupancy with breakfast, free Wi-Fi, free minibar and a credit balance of B1,200-2,000 for use at hotel's F&B outlets and the...
Feb 11 2011
Returning for its sixth year, Amarin Outdoor Unlimited River Kwai Trophy 2011 is scheduled to take place on Mar 5 in Kanchanaburi, with more than 150 race teams from around the world. A team with two racers will race in one of the two division: Adventure (for the novice) and Extreme (for...
Feb 10 2011
The Waterhouse
The newly remodelled Shanghai Bund has proven popular with hotel brands looking to cash in on Shanghai’s ever-growing popularity. From the cool new Waterhouse on the South Bund to the austere Art Deco glamor of The Peninsula, the historic waterfront has seen its fair share of new openings...
Feb 10 2011
Uncle Boonmee is dying. Afflicted with kidney failure, he journeys back to his remote farm with his disabled sister-in-law, Jen, and young relative Tong. One night, the three outsiders are having dinner when Boonmee’s dead wife and disappeared son materialize to fill the empty seats. Boonmee...
Jan 26 2011
The Green Hornet franchise has a long history, starting out as a radio program in the 1930s and reaching its zenith with a 26-episode series in the late 1960s. Given its background, and with the usually inventive Michel Gondry (Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind) at the helm, 2011’s The...
Jan 26 2011
Harbin
There may not be any pink sakura blossoms in February, but the winter wonderland is still at its peak. To get your fix of the white stuff, travel to Japan’s northernmost point for the 62nd Sapporo Snow Festival on Feb 7-13. With a vast number of ice art pieces crafted by artists from all over...
Jan 24 2011
If you’ve longed to see Jake Gyllenhaal and Anne Hathaway rekindle their Brokeback Mountain romance or if you’ve always wanted to watch Donnie Darko plough Princess Mia in extensive detail, your wait is over. It’s 1996 and Jamie Randall (Gyllenhaal) is a potential-wasting ladies...
Jan 13 2011
SAGITTARIUS (Nov 22-Dec 21): It's Experiment with Your Self-Image Week—a time when it would be invigorating to shift and play with your identity. During this reinvention phase, you might find you can change yourself on the inside simply by rearranging yourself on the outside. So have fun...
Nov 26 2010
SCORPIO (Oct 23-Nov 21): Technorati, a search engine for blogs, says there are well over 100 million blogs on the Internet, and that figure doesn’t include millions of Chinese language blogs. So self-expression is thriving on a global scale, right? Not exactly. Most blogs—the estimate...