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KL Bird Park Visit

Posted by on Mar 29, 2015 in Miscellaneous

I’ve not really paid much attention to birds before. They were there, they were overhead, and sometimes, they were a pest. My visit to the KL Bird Park last week showed me another side to them. Featuring many species of birds, the park boasted a large free-fly aviary, creating a natural habitat for its inhabitants. This was already my fourth visit, and I still find it difficult to identify the rarer species. For more information, please visit their website...

New and Returning Balloons

Posted by on Mar 15, 2015 in Events

As in March in previous years, since it began in 2009, the Putrajaya International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta was back. This year saw the introduction of three new balloons, “Humpty Dumpty” and “Green Monster” from USA, and “Vincent Van Gogh” from Holland. Now in its 7th year, the fiesta also featured fourteen other returning balloons, coming from all over the world. The four-day event was greeted with enthusiasm by the public. Fans began turning up at the site before seven in the morning, to watch the morning launch. Also back were the old favorites, including the helicopter rides, the picnic baskets and the Night Glow event on Saturday night....

Happy Barcelona Style

Posted by on Feb 28, 2015 in Fashion & Lifestyle

(Pictures used with permission from Go Unique Fashion Agency) Barcelona, Spain, is a colorful, happy and laid back city. The Happy Barcelona Style reflects this, by being the hallmark of many brands which have been born or raised here, like Smash!, Mismash and Paramita. Each of them has its own personality: Smash! is daring, Paramita is modern and Mismash breathes romanticism. However, all of them reflect the colors, the light and the air of the Mediterranean.  ...

The Balloons are Back!

Posted by on Feb 10, 2015 in Events

(Pictures courtesy of AKA Balloon Sdn Bhd). The Putrajaya International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta would be returning for its 7th year next month, from 12th to 15th March 2015. The layout of the grounds show a lot of activities in store for visitors during those four days. The old favorites are back – the helicopter rides, the concession booths, the night fireworks, the picnic, and of course, the balloons themselves. I can’t wait to go… What are you waiting for? Mark the dates down in your calendars. For more information, visit their Facebook page...