Lynnett Yip

A native Malaysian, Lynnett has over five years of writing experience having covered beauty and travel topics at leading women’s lifestyle magazines in Malaysia and Singapore. When she’s not writing, Lynnett keeps herself busy with two of her favourite pastimes – people-watching at a café with a good cup of latte and searching for the best durian ice cream in the country.
Lynnett Yip
A native Malaysian, Lynnett has over five years of writing experience having covered beauty and travel topics at leading women’s lifestyle magazines in Malaysia and Singapore. When she’s not writing, Lynnett keeps herself busy with two of her favourite pastimes – people-watching at a café with a good cup of latte and searching for the best durian ice cream in the country.

Latest from Lynnett Yip

7 bubble tea bars in Malaysia where you can snap the perfect Instagram-worthy boba

Topped with yellow durian foam or filled with colourful, fruit juice-infused tapioca pearls, bubble tea is one of Malaysia’s trendiest beverages. Drink your fill of these teas that look as delicious as they taste

8 Aug 2019 - 1:43PM

Topped with yellow durian foam or filled with colourful, fruit juice-infused tapioca pearls, bubble tea is one of Malaysia’s trendiest beverages. Drink your fill of these teas that look as delicious as they taste

7 bubble tea bars in Malaysia where you can snap the perfect Instagram-worthy boba
How about a kopi-o? 6 Singapore speakeasies that make the most interesting cocktails in town

Whether you sip them at Ah Sam’s in your slippers or let Bar Stories invent one for you, Singapore’s cocktail scene is ever impressive

3 Jun 2019 - 11:44AM

Whether you sip them at Ah Sam’s in your slippers or let Bar Stories invent one for you, Singapore’s cocktail scene is ever impressive

How about a kopi-o? 6 Singapore speakeasies that make the most interesting cocktails in town
Omnipork and Beyond: what happens when a carnivore samples 7 Singapore spots with vegan dishes?

Meat lover Lynnett Yip tries mouth-watering Beyond Meat and Omnipork dishes at a string of Singaporean restaurants. Read on for her verdict

4 Apr 2019 - 3:02PM

Meat lover Lynnett Yip tries mouth-watering Beyond Meat and Omnipork dishes at a string of Singaporean restaurants. Read on for her verdict

Omnipork and Beyond: what happens when a carnivore samples 7 Singapore spots with vegan dishes?
6 of the hottest burger joints in Singapore you must check out

If you’ve a taste for gourmet burgers – both meat or veggie varieties – eateries such as Black Tap, Fatburger and Three Buns Quayside will be perfect for you

14 Dec 2018 - 10:04AM

If you’ve a taste for gourmet burgers – both meat or veggie varieties – eateries such as Black Tap, Fatburger and Three Buns Quayside will be perfect for you

6 of the hottest burger joints in Singapore you must check out
6 hipster cafes you need to visit in Seoul – including one with live sheep

Cafes offer home-grown coffee, delectable pastries, matcha and coffee-drawing art

9 Nov 2018 - 10:00AM

Cafes offer home-grown coffee, delectable pastries, matcha and coffee-drawing art

6 hipster cafes you need to visit in Seoul – including one with live sheep
How to take a break from Singapore's city scene and venture out like a local

There’s more to the island state than Orchard Road, Marina Bay Sands and Sentosa Island

2 Oct 2018 - 10:03AM

There’s more to the island state than Orchard Road, Marina Bay Sands and Sentosa Island

How to take a break from Singapore's city scene and venture out like a local
7 top diving sites in Asia that offer underwater thrills of a lifetime

Waters off coasts of Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Japan, Thailand and the Maldives are perfect for breathtaking close encounters with aquatic life

21 Sep 2018 - 1:11PM

Waters off coasts of Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Japan, Thailand and the Maldives are perfect for breathtaking close encounters with aquatic life

7 top diving sites in Asia that offer underwater thrills of a lifetime
8 places in Penang that the locals love - and you would too

Malaysia’s second city hosts attractions from a tropical spice garden and the world’s smallest national park to magnificent heritage buildings, tempting cuisine and stylish speakeasy bars

25 Mar 2019 - 10:11AM

Malaysia’s second city hosts attractions from a tropical spice garden and the world’s smallest national park to magnificent heritage buildings, tempting cuisine and stylish speakeasy bars

8 places in Penang that the locals love - and you would too
Who are Southeast Asia’s real 'Crazy Rich Asians'?

Six other members of the ‘Forbes’ world’s richest list with a combined age of 435 years and a net worth that total more than US$58 billion

5 Sep 2018 - 10:20AM

Six other members of the ‘Forbes’ world’s richest list with a combined age of 435 years and a net worth that total more than US$58 billion

Who are Southeast Asia’s real 'Crazy Rich Asians'?
Is bak kut teh from Malaysia or Singapore?

We’re here to delve into yet another Malaysia versus Singapore food debate – this time, it’s all about the soul-reviving herbal pork rib dish

8 Aug 2018 - 12:36PM

We’re here to delve into yet another Malaysia versus Singapore food debate – this time, it’s all about the soul-reviving herbal pork rib dish

Is bak kut teh from Malaysia or Singapore?
5 Southeast Asian restaurants with views to take your breath away

Elevate your dining experience with a visit to these rooftop dining establishments in Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam

10 Apr 2018 - 1:48PM

Elevate your dining experience with a visit to these rooftop dining establishments in Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam

5 Southeast Asian restaurants with views to take your breath away
6 of the best family luxury hotels for summer holidays

Malaysia, Hawaii, Singapore and the Maldives are just some of the places offering a perfect slice of paradise to meet your family’s wants and needs

4 Apr 2018 - 10:37AM

Malaysia, Hawaii, Singapore and the Maldives are just some of the places offering a perfect slice of paradise to meet your family’s wants and needs

6 of the best family luxury hotels for summer holidays
Dive in: 5 amazing hotel pools you must check out in Southeast Asia

Failing to make a splash in these good-looking man-made creations would be such a waste

2 Mar 2018 - 2:54PM

Failing to make a splash in these good-looking man-made creations would be such a waste

Dive in: 5 amazing hotel pools you must check out in Southeast Asia
5 luxury boutique hotels you must visit in Malaysia for an unforgettable experience

Our top picks are as Instagram-worthy as they are unusual

2 Mar 2018 - 11:41AM

Our top picks are as Instagram-worthy as they are unusual

5 luxury boutique hotels you must visit in Malaysia for an unforgettable experience
5 private islands in Southeast Asia you probably have not heard of … yet
Five best surfing spots in Malaysia you didn’t know of

We also let you in on the best time to catch the waves in the tropical country

9 Feb 2018 - 5:35PM

We also let you in on the best time to catch the waves in the tropical country

Five best surfing spots in Malaysia you didn’t know of