The Charlatans to play *SCAPE, The Warehouse next month

Best known for their indie tunes such as “Indian Rope”, “Just When You’re Thinkin’ Things Over” and “How High”, Manchester-based band The Charlatans will be playing a one-night only gig at The Warehouse at *Scape on Nov 23. So cop your tickets ($75) from Oct 27, 9am at Sistic. 

10 at Claymore entices with weekend seafood buffet

Get fresh with 10 at Claymore’s buffet dinners. Their irresistible seafood spread just got that much sweeter, with specially-imported live Boston lobsters served chilled. As a special treat on Fridays and Saturdays, enjoy these fresh beauties grilled or even as Lobster Thermidor (a divine combination of cooked lobster meat, egg yolks, Cognac and mustard stuffed […]

Fly full service to Jakarta at budget prices with Lufthansa

Tired of flying to regional destinations on low-cost carriers? Then Lufthansa’s Singapore-Jakarta promo fare will afford you the luxury of flying on a full-service carrier at budget airline prices (well, almost). Through Dec 31, the German airline is offering all-inclusive return fares (maximum stay of seven days) that start from as low as $238 from […]

Enjoy special rates when you book your Bintan Lagoon Resort holiday in advance

One of Bintan’s most popular resorts has been given a facelift. The 473-room Bintan Lagoon Resort has been refurbished to the tune of nearly $16 million, and boy is it looking good. The rooms now come packed with flat-screen TVs, designer teak furniture and the bathrooms within are decked out in marble and classy fittings. […]

Get shopping vouchers when you stay at Bangkok’s Accor hotels

If you’re looking for something to entice you back to the City of Angels, this is it. Through Dec 14, choose from one of 17 participating Accor hotels and receive vouchers of between B500 ($21) and  B1,000 ($42) to shop at King Power Duty Free in the heart of Bangkok. Hotels include Grand Sukhumvit Hotel […]

Exclusive Phuket holiday offer for I-S readers

Phuket’s Baan Yin Dee Resort presents an exclusive promotion especially for I-S readers. Through Nov 30, the resort is offering a 20 percent rebate upon check-out if you book through (state under special request “I-S Magazine”). The stay period is between Feb 7-Apr 15, 2011, and guests who book this offer will get their […]


A cozy, intimate space with hospitable owner J.J. scooping out balls of frozen treats. I scream, you scream, we all scream for some (Italian) ice cream.