travelmob turns 2!

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Today, we proudly celebrate our second birthday and what a year it has been!
We became part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We also made it easy for you to use travelmob even when on the go with travelmob for iPhone and our mobile-friendly site. We launched localised sites in FrenchItalian and Spanish to expand our global reach. To simplify your search for great accommodations, we’ve also recently launched a brand-spanking new search results page.


Most importantly, we want to extend our deepest gratitude for you continued support these past two years. As we continue to grow, our objective remains the same - for travellers to experience their journeys like a local.

We look forward to many more celebrations and yes, great travels! Thank you for being a part of travelmob.

Check out travelmob’s second year milestones here.

My family getaway to Bali

Who says Bali is just for beach adventures, partying the night away or yoga retreats. travelmob Head of Finance Alena Chan recently went on a family holiday to Bali and discovered one-of-a-kind experiences, perfect for the whole family.

 

This is my 3 year-old little girl, Elizabeth’s first time in Bali and we wanted to make sure that she’ll have a memorable experience while we’re here in beautiful Bali. Parents will be delighted to know that the island offers many activities that the kids will surely enjoy. 

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6 Reasons Why You Should Visit Singapore

With a culture rich and diverse, an amazing variety of mouth-watering dishes, exciting tourist attractions, get ready to be delighted by this exhilarating urban jungle.

A cultural melting pot

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Image via is.asia-city.com

Because of its rich history, Singapore is a place where different cultures meet. The main ethnic cultures of Chinese, Malay and Indian have directly influenced Singapore’s idiosyncratic culture. Visit Singapore’s ethnic neighbourhoods (Chinatown, Arab St and Little India) for a deeper dive into the different cultures that influence this city-state.

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5 Must-Visit Places in Kuala Lumpur

Explore the urban melting pot of Kuala Lumpur. A city teeming with rich history and colourful culture, let this city surprise you. 

Central Market

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Image via www.wonderfulmalaysia.com

Originally used as a wet market, the building is now a landmark of Malaysian culture and heritage. Come here to immerse yourself in the multi-ethnic cultures of Malaysia. Here you’ll find Malaysian products such as handicrafts, art, kebaya, songket, batik and the wide variety of gastronomic Malaysian cuisine. Within the complex is the The Annexe Gallery which features contemporary art from local artists.

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5 Reasons to Fall in Love with Bali

Because it’s Paradise on Earth. But, if that’s not enough, here are 5 more!

Ubud

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Image via bestholy.com

Ubud is the island’s centre for culture and the arts. In and around Ubud’s nearby towns are artists’ villages where workshops and galleries abound. More than that, Ubud is charming and photogenic. Explore the island’s rich cultural and artistic history amid the lush, rolling paddy fields. 

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Bangkok for Budget Shoppers

Bangkok is a shopper’s paradise. With bazaars and wholesale markets ever present in the city, watch your dollar go far in these favourite budget haunts. 

Pratunam wholesale market

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Image via bangkokbeyond.com

Known as a wholesale market, Pratunam is lined with individual shops selling trendy clothes, shoes and accessories at affordable prices. Bargaining is generally accepted even though the prices are already low. You can enjoy even cheaper prices when buying in bulk!

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