Jacqueline Pereira

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Customised India tours curated for women only by two Indian women

Tours n Detours was set up in 2018 to give women tourists a woman-centric experience of India. Nadine Gregory and Angelique Manchanda-Peres like to take their clients on ‘detours’ to allow women to have more personal experiences.

3 Jul 2019 - 5:49AM

Tours n Detours was set up in 2018 to give women tourists a woman-centric experience of India. Nadine Gregory and Angelique Manchanda-Peres like to take their clients on ‘detours’ to allow women to have more personal experiences.

Customised India tours curated for women only by two Indian women
A visitor’s guide to Perak, Malaysia: hot springs, history, homely food, and gem hunting

More relaxed and less constricting than Kuala Lumpur, Ipoh has shophouses, historical restaurants and even a Scottish castle. Enjoy the history, homely food and hot springs and, further afield in Perak state, go gem hunting.

11 Apr 2019 - 10:26AM

More relaxed and less constricting than Kuala Lumpur, Ipoh has shophouses, historical restaurants and even a Scottish castle. Enjoy the history, homely food and hot springs and, further afield in Perak state, go gem hunting.

A visitor’s guide to Perak, Malaysia: hot springs, history, homely food, and gem hunting
Find yourself in Ubud: how to embrace the Balinese spiritual way of life

Is it possible to reclaim yourself through cleansing rituals and a focus on being present? Jacqueline Pereira travels to Ubud to find out.

15 Jan 2019 - 6:39PM

Is it possible to reclaim yourself through cleansing rituals and a focus on being present? Jacqueline Pereira travels to Ubud to find out.

Find yourself in Ubud: how to embrace the Balinese spiritual way of life
Food court by night, wet market by day: behind the scenes at a Malaysian institution

Pasar Sentosa, in Petaling Jaya for 42 years, sells fresh produce by day and cooked food by night. It’s a big part of the community, with long-time customers and generations of vendors offering age-old recipes and favourites.

13 Nov 2018 - 8:02PM

Pasar Sentosa, in Petaling Jaya for 42 years, sells fresh produce by day and cooked food by night. It’s a big part of the community, with long-time customers and generations of vendors offering age-old recipes and favourites.

Food court by night, wet market by day: behind the scenes at a Malaysian institution
Cool Colaba: from historical hub to hipster hang-out, Mumbai’s old British quarter has something for everyone

In Colaba the curious traveller will experience the perfect blend of past and present. Bohemian and corporate, filled with colonial charm, yet progressive and gentrified, it’s many contradictions make it well worth a visit.

29 Sep 2018 - 2:36PM

In Colaba the curious traveller will experience the perfect blend of past and present. Bohemian and corporate, filled with colonial charm, yet progressive and gentrified, it’s many contradictions make it well worth a visit.

Cool Colaba: from historical hub to hipster hang-out, Mumbai’s old British quarter has something for everyone
My 48 hours in Petaling Jaya

The satellite township of PJ has been devoured by the Malaysian capital’s overwhelming urban sprawl. Filmmaker Bradley Liew joins Jacqueline Pereira on a search for some of its surviving laid-back charms.

19 Mar 2014 - 11:33PM

The satellite township of PJ has been devoured by the Malaysian capital’s overwhelming urban sprawl. Filmmaker Bradley Liew joins Jacqueline Pereira on a search for some of its surviving laid-back charms.

My 48 hours in Petaling Jaya
Review: Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur

Sunset is the best time to be in the sky lobby of the Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur. With its 360-degree view of the capital's skyline, Malaysia's newest hotel offers an enviable panorama of the gleaming steel and glass Petronas Twin Towers bathed in a soft golden glow.

22 Oct 2012 - 12:38PM

Sunset is the best time to be in the sky lobby of the Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur. With its 360-degree view of the capital's skyline, Malaysia's newest hotel offers an enviable panorama of the gleaming steel and glass Petronas Twin Towers bathed in a soft golden glow.

Review: Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur