Sunday, 27 September 2015
Event: First world Hotel XYZ Deluxe Rooms @ First World Tower 2 Annexe Resort World, Genting Highlands. Pahang
With the new First World Tower 2 Annexe Resort World, Resort World Genting is set to be the largest integrated resort in the region and will stamp its mark all over again with the new features it offers ranging from accommodations to entertainment and food & beverages.
From the moment you walked into the hotel, you would be impressed with the contemporary setting in the lobby, complete with 3D television visuals, chill and relaxing musics and a designer's featured wall.
Clean, comfy and modern design of the room
Phase 1 of the extension opened with 412 rooms and the balance of 874 is targeted to open soon, bringing the total of 1,286 rooms. The overall number of rooms at the hotel will ultimately be 7,351 - making it the largest hotels in the world!
Elegant simplicity greets guests in their room. The new annex makes better use of space, compared to the initial two tower of First World Hotel. Designed to be functional but yet chic, the guest rooms come in lively and vibrant splashes of color and designs. The intention is to create a standard hotel experience through the enhanced room interior that is centered on a great bed to ensure a good night rest!
First World Tower 2 Annex has undergone about one-and-a-half years of planning and renovations at the cost of approximately RM300 million! With that, guests can now expect a trendy and chic three-star hotel.
This definitely marks a new milestone from the time the first wing of the hotel opened in the year 2000. Previously, it was just a basic hotel which provide comfortable, clear and affordable rooms. Later on, there were demands for higher quality rooms which brings about these changes.
Spacious and comfortable setting of the room
Besides, we were given the opportunity to visit the World Club room too! The World Club room is obviously very spacious with 2 queen sized bed in it. A luxurious and modern feel to it upon stepping into the room.
Here's some sneak peak of the room for you!
View from the window
Last but not least, a very special thanks to Genting team for organising such tour to us bloggers!
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Wednesday, 23 September 2015
Tim Ho Wan which originated from Hong Kong, has always known to serve one of the BEST dim sum! Being awarded with the Michelin star title under their belt, Tim Ho Wan Malaysia are proud to present and share with their diners their new range of menu for the month of September and October 2015.
Tim Ho Wan Entrance located at ground floor @ Mid Valley Megamall
Brightly lit and modern setting of the place
To those who prefer a private dining session for meeting or corporate events, you could also opt to reserve a table on the first floor with a minimum charge of RM50 per person or a table with a minimum charge of RM380 per table of 10 person.
Chef Tang Kam Lit & Chef Hew Wai Leong
Recently, I was honored to be able to attend a food review organised by Tim Ho Wan to sample their new Evening Special ( available from 5pm - 10pm) & Chef's Recommendations menu! As a Michelin-starred restaurant in Hong Kong, it got me very excited to try out what they have up their sleeves this time round!
Let's start off with my favourite of that night!
Freshly Baked Egg Tarts
Being one of chef's recommendation, these warm shortcrust pastries boast a buttery crust and silky centre. Freshly made daily, each crumbly mouthful is simply gratifying! With it's Michelin star status to keep up, Tim Ho Wan guarantees you a gastronomic dining experience at a conventionally affordable price.
To keep surprising its guests, Tim Ho Wan will introduce new and irresistible dishes throughout the year. Different chef recommendations menu will be available at the different outlets. These dishes are on rotation and patrons can try them at their preferred Tim Ho Wan outlet during different months.
Cereal Chicken Nuggets
As sinful as it may seem, this dish invites you to indulge on the super crispy chicken outside and coated with oat. Perfect match dish to just eat it as it is! YUMMY!!! #Cheatdayeveryday
Salted Fried Fish Skin
Exclusively only available in TimHoWan 1Utama restaurant! A crispy and addictive appetizer that can be the snack to be enjoyed by everyone! You'll definitely crave for more right from the first bite!
Quail Egg Siew Mai
This unique siew mai is different from the usual siew mai we have at other places. This is topped with quail egg which simply gives it an extra taste and delicious to indulge in!
Steamed fish maw with prawn paste
For those who love fish maw, this could be the extra kick you've been searching for in your dim sum! Fish maw is steamed to perfection not being too raw nor too cooked. Texture was perfect with it being fresh and bouncy!
Available from 5pm - 10pm
Chicken soup with chinese Yam and wolfberry
A tasty, nutritious and fragrant double boiled soup containing chicken feet, chicken, pork, wolfberries and red dates. An absolute bowl of goodness with so much nutrients in it!
Crispy Noodle with shredded Pork
A simple yet flavourful bowl of noodle being served sepearately from it's sauce. Diners are required to pour the sauce over the crispy noodles before consumption.
Wantan Noodle Soup
The prawns contained in this wantans are to be highlighted as you can enjoy the taste of prawn in every bite! Freshly made noodles by the Chefs were bouncy and springy!
Wanton Noodle ( Dry)
You could also opt for the dry verysion of the Wantan Noodle.
Braised Pork Knuckle Noodle
Yang Zhou Fried Rice
The fried rice is one of the most popular dishes preferred by diners in TimHoWan. Served with whole prawns and lots of char siew bits and not forgetting the pork floss to top it off which bring this plate of fried rice to a whole new level!
Homemade Longan Drink
For a change, instead of having the typical chinese tea for your dim sum meal, try having this Homemade Longan Drink from TimHoWan which is made from "Black Longan" which is said to be sweeter compared to the normal longans. Boiled with "tai hoi lam", this cup of herbal drink will "cool" your body with its cooling properties.
Good news for Senior Citizens!!! You could dine-in at TimHoWan every Monday to Friday (3-6PM) and get yourself a 20% off the total bill!
Tim Ho Wan Restaurant
G-27, Boulevard Office Ground Floor,
Mid Valley City
Tel: 03-2201 5081
Facebook: TimHoWan Malaysia
Tuesday, 22 September 2015
Wanna know more about the famous Genting? Check this BEHIND THE SCENES TOUR out!!
This tour focuses on showing you few of their very own specialty! Among them are Genting International Showroom, First World Hotel's Laundry (a.k.a the largest laundry in Kuala Lumpur), "New See Do Eat Workshop" and Horizon 50.
For more information,
RM28 per pax ( for NON Genting Reward Members)
RM25 per pax for Genting Rewards Members)
The Genting International Showroom
Genting International Showroom will show you the management of back stage which include lighting and sound control involved during a show or event held. The technical experts will take you through and will definitely serve as an eye opener visit for you who are looking forward to learn something hands-on. Who knows, you might even find your passion in this exciting field!!!
The seating capacity of Genting International Showroom
The lighting console
The audio console which controls every single sound for the event/performance/show
First World Hotel Laundry
The largest hotel laundry in Malaysia! Spanning over 26,000 square feet, produces up to 38 tons of linens per day. Experience how to operate the ironer feeder and learn to fold a shirt like a PRO!!!
The Segregation process where linens are separated and input into the washing process
Big Blue Bags storing used linens for wash
A special type of shirt iron which can iron a shirt in a few seconds!
And yes! thats me with a GIGANTIC washing machine! The largest so far I've seen!
New See Do Eat Workshop
Give yourself a tasty treat in the new See, Do & Eat Workshop where you can make delicious bento with the chefs and create your doughnut masterpiece with different toppings and fillings!
The Doughnut maker for the day!
Us showing our MASTERPIECE!
My sister and me together with her "customized doughnut"
Handmade Bento Set
Horizon 50 is the latest edition at Resort World Genting. It's venue, a journey through time spans over 16,000 square feet, showcasing a glimpse of the past and current as well as great emphasis of what's to come at the Resort. The idea of Horizon 50 was conceptualized in line with Genting's Integrated Tourism Plan where the Resort wanted to have a one-stop venue to share its history, its amazing scale of current operations and its construction of the many new and future projects with its visitors.
Some of the inspirational quote at Horizon 50 which inspired me
Superstars of Magic 4
East meets West at Genting International Showroom
Being Asia's largest magic variety show, Superstars of Magic 4 is into its fourth year running! And what's exciting is that, this year they features 7 world class illusionists that will weave their magic on stage, and are set to wow and bedazzle their audience with their respective brands of illusions.
The show will be held at,
Genting International Showroom
10th July to 25th October 2015,
8PM (Monday - Friday)
4PM & 8PM (Saturday)
First off, there will be Germany's Alana Moelmann, the new generation princess of Magic, as she is often called. Alana's act includes producing life human out of her leather jacket and endlessly producing various items from her six hands!
Jeff Lee from Taiwan
From Taiwan, there's Jeff Lee, an award-winning celebrity magician who performs with TV magic and modern music. Jeff takes pleasure in delighting his audience by speedily taking things out of his TV!
Jay Mattioli from America
A celebrity magician in his own right which first made his mark as a finalist magician on America's Got Idol (ACT), wowing America with his sense of comedy and charm. He ultimately climbed his way to the top 10 of America's Got Talent.
One Gun from Korea
One Gun is among the hottest magicians in Korean. He now performs his T-shirt act throughout the world. One Gun would literally step onto the stage in a casual T-shirt and jeans and would very much keep you at the edge of your chair with his clothes changing tricks in terms of colour and type right before your eyes!
Joseph Gabriel from America
Their show is regarded as the Godfather of Dove Magic which previously headlined Broadway. His act is said to be light years ahead of the classical dove act that we are all familiar with.
Ted Kim from Korea
Ted Kim from korea is another show-stopper. The current FISM originality act champion holder, Ted's act is one of a kind and infuses modern screen mapping technology and LED projector technology. He's a breath of fresh air in the field as he incorporates the latest video games and music to his act such as Super Mario Brothers. No doubt Ted is a winner among the younger generation!
Shawn Farquhar from Canada
The current International Brotherhood of Magician or IBM President has appeared on the Ellen Show and was one of the few magicians in the world who managed to fool Penn and Teller on their hit TV series. Shawn is acclaimed by his peers to be the sleight of hand artist of our time, and he proved this true when he won the FISM Close Up Championship of Magic in 2012.
A group pictures of the Malaysian and Singaporean Bloggers
Tickets are available at,
RM 98 (PS2)
For more information, please call +603 2718 1118 or visit www.rwgenting.com
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