GastroFest at the Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore - An Afternoon of Revelry and Indulgence (Food, Gin, Live Music and Art Jamming) on 5 May 2019

The Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore will be unveiling the inaugural GastroFest on 05 May 2019 (Sunday) and it will run from 12:30PM to 5:00PM. This one-day only event will bring together an elaborate and thoughtfully-curated line-up of culinary delights and a host of exciting activities.

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Changes to American Express Platinum International Airline Program (IAP) - Singapore Airlines and Qatar Airways Now Included!

One of the perks of the American Express Platinum Card that do not get talked about very often is the International Airline Program (IAP). When I rationalised paying the S$1,712 annual fee for The Platinum Card late last year, I noticed that the Business Flex rate for an Emirates flight costed approximately 11.5% lower than the publicly available rate. Today, a number of changes to the IAP have been implemented for The Platinum Card by American Express.

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Hotel Review: Renaissance Johor Bahru Hotel (Club Room) - Great Value for Marriott Bonvoy Members in Johor Bahru

The Renaissance Johor Bahru Hotel is the only property under the Marriott portfolio in Johor Bahru, Malaysia and it offers great value for Marriott Bonvoy members! Check out my review of the Club Room as a Marriott Bonvoy Platinum Elite member.

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Saving More on Dining by Stacking Eatigo and ShopBack GO - Save More Than 50% Off!

It goes without saying that I am a huge advocate for ShopBack - I have gotten more than S$3,000 worth of cashback from using it over the last couple of years and I have recently discovered ShopBack GO which allows you to earn cashback even when you dine out and pay with your credit card(s). I have recently relocated somewhere closer to the city and realised that Eatigo offers plenty of great dining discounts at restaurants that I typically frequent anyway.

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Convert DBS Points into Qantas Points and get 20% Bonus - until 30 June 2019!

Earlier this month, I wrote about the opportunity to convert your DBS Points into Qantas Points and if you are planning to do so, you can now earn 20% more Qantas Points on transfers between 15 April 2019 and 30 June 2019. 5,000 DBS Points typically convert into 10,000 Qantas Points but under this promotion, you will be getting 12,000 Qantas Points instead.

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