Nico Marco (Contributor)
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Filipina-German artist in Bangkok digs deep into her Pinoy roots
by Nico Marco (Contributor) - October 1, 2013 - 2:47pm
The launch of latest works by Bangkok-based Filipina-German artist Melanie Gritzka del Villar could not have happened at the most poignant time.
The Heritage Design Hotels of Ho Chi Minh City
by Nico Marco (Contributor) - August 27, 2013 - 10:24am
Dare we say that Ho Chi Minh City is one of the most underrated destinations in all of Southeast Asia. Food’s superb, historic landmarks aplenty and the day-to-day cost of living is almost similar to Bang...
Five ideal family-friendly accommodations in Singapore
by Nico Marco (Contributor) - August 19, 2013 - 10:00am
A multi award-winning eco-nature recourse, the Siloso Beach Resort is within easy access to major sightseeing spots in the family-favorite destination of Sentosa. The Underwater World, Songs of the Sea, Sentosa...
Looking for hotels with the best city views in Kuala Lumpur?
by Nico Marco (Contributor) - July 30, 2013 - 2:54pm
Proudly homegrown, PNB Darby Park has been an “open secret” for several frequent travelers since its opening in June 2000. Nestled in Kuala Lumpur’s exclusive Golden Triangle, the...
The best new hotel bars & restaurants in Bangkok, as recommended by Agoda.com
by Nico Marco (Contributor) - July 25, 2013 - 12:00am
Bangkok is famous for its wide selection of alluring food available 24 hours a day, a detail that no doubt played a part in the Global Destination Cities Index naming Bangkok the world’s most popular destination...
What makes Starbucks Langsuan the first of its kind in Asia?
by Nico Marco (Contributor) - June 17, 2013 - 1:26pm
Some people who travel a lot would always sample that city’s version of the fried chicken, or burger, or pizza. But then there are some who just has to have their fill of Starbucks as part of their coffee...
Ayutthaya: Thailand’s heritage rich city
by Nico Marco (Contributor) - June 3, 2013 - 4:17pm
Once the most important kingdom of Siam, Ayutthaya is now known as a popular day trip destination from Thailand’s capital city. Most tourists of this temple town are traditionally spill-over visitors...
Holiday in Bangkok - the lowdown for first timers
by Nico Marco (Contributor) - April 1, 2013 - 1:49pm
Bangkok has long been a favorite holiday destination by practically everyone, and in recent years - especially evident in the still increasing number of flights between Manila, Clark and Cebu - the "Big Mango" has...
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