Far Cry 5 is an underrated musical masterpiece

Ubisoft deserves an award for the game’s brilliant soundtrack  Red Dead Redemption 2 is barely six months old but it has already enjoyed a Titanic year. Gritty, eloquent in its storytelling, rich in substance and thoroughly engaging, Rockstar’s western epic is deserving of the many accolades it...

Jalan Gasing’s Cafe 123 is a place of quirks and good coffee

Enjoy a good cuppa in peace at Café 123 along Jalan Gasing  The first thing that caught our eye upon entering Café 123 was a signboard telling schoolchildren to stay out. It’s not the most welcoming thing to see, even for an adult. But kids still in...

Botanica + Co is the go-to place for decadent desserts in Bangsar South.

Nestled in the amalgam of low cost flats and swanky high-rises that is Bangsar South is Botanica + Co, a fusion themed eatery that supposedly needs no introduction. At least that’s what the waiting list at the front of the restaurant and the filled tables greeting you on a Saturday evening suggest. On the surface, this place looks tailored to...

Rustic yet polished, Rosa Malacca does boutique like no other

More than a competent hotel, Rosa Malacca is the epitome of retro done right.  Making a building look effortlessly retro isn’t as simple as stripping the cement to let the bricks lay bare. Some developers do this to woo millennials but there is an art to the architecture that bridges the narrow...