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EXCLUSIVE! Fit For A King, A Night At The Sofitel Legend The Grand Amsterdam

BY DESIREE CONSTANCE CHOY  There is a place in Amsterdam that sits untouched from the passing of time, a jewel lodged in one of the oldest areas of the canal city. Having gone from 15th century convent to the royal home of Dutch Admiralty and then to Amsterdam’s city hall, Sofitel Legend The Grand Amsterdam is […]

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What Your Travel Brew Says About You

BY LENA KAZER So you wouldn’t call yourself a brew connoisseur, but you like to get a down with your friends hops, barley, and yeast on a semi regular basis. Trekking the globe, we beer lovers have been exposed to an astonishing variation of lagers, ales, and microbrews that often seem to somehow fit the country […]

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JST EXCLUSIVE! High Wine, An Elegant Twist On Traditional Teatime

BY DESIREE CONSTANCE CHOY We all know of High Tea, the little break in one’s day for enjoying a light refreshment, but how about High Wine? The first time I learned of this intriguing offering was at the The Dylan Hotel in Amsterdam. High Wine is the hotel’s play on the traditional ritual, and it consists […]

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Your Jetset Lowdown This Morning

BY TEAM JST Quantas begins direct flights between Sydney and the Great Barrier Reef Airport making it easier for travelers heading to the Whitsundays Islands. (Quantas) Facebook/Quantas Peninsula Paris is set to open in the 16th arrondissement (near l’Arc de Triomphe) on August 1st, 2014. (Paris.Peninsula) Paris Peninsula The first remains of MH17 victims return to […]

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Around The World In 10 Nirvana Inducing Desserts

BY DESIREE CONSTANCE CHOY Disclaimer: A napkin is advised, as you may begin drooling over your keyboard. Reason #987 to travel: dessert! Traveling is the perfect way to explore different cuisines and tastes, and for sweet tooths like me, there’s nothing better than experiencing new sugary treats. Below is a list of some of my all […]

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Trippin’ At Every Age: Amazing Amsterdam

BY WENDY HUNG It’s no surprise that Amsterdam is many travelers’ favorite city to visit. But we all love it for wildly different reasons as Amsterdam is clearly a “high-ly” multifaceted destination. Art (Van Gogh, Rijksmuseum), gastronomy (blocks of Michelins stars), history (must stop by Anne Frank’s house), scenery (parks, canals, cathedrals…oh my), and awesomely unstoppable music. Did I mention that shopping […]

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#PrayForMH370: 14 Powerful Images Of Hope

BY TEAM JST The power of the world coming together. The latest global crisis with Malaysia Airline MH370’s unexpected disappearance in the sky has created heartbreaks and painful anxiety among family and friends of the 227 passengers and 12 crew members on board. Almost immediately after the news broke, Twitter began trending the hashtag #PrayForMH370 urging people […]

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