Michael Mata
Michael is a Manila-based content development specialist and writer. He’s managed content marketing campaigns for various clients in different industries. When he’s not working, he likes to visit museums and take Instagram photos of well-plated food.

10 Delectable Filipino Dishes & The Best Places In KL & Manila To Try Them

By , 24 March 2023

Discover 10 mouthwatering Filipino dishes from different parts of the archipelago. We also recommend the best places in KL and the Philippines to try these dishes.

8 Alluring Architectural Styles You’ll Find At Key Historical Sites

By , 3 March 2023

Discover eight unique architectural styles from some of the world’s most iconic historical sites and the unique cultures that built them.

Pinoy Pride: 10 Notable Fine Dining Restaurants You Should Try In The Philippines

By , 10 February 2023

Whether you’re looking for a great cocktail and wine selection, boundary-pushing tasting menus, or inventive fusion cuisine, our guide to fine dining in the Philippines will leave you satiated.

Tale As Old As Time: Stories Behind Downtown Kuala Lumpur’s Oldest Buildings

By , 24 June 2022

Even with Kuala Lumpur developing rapidly, it’s comforting to know that many heritage buildings still stand. Discover the stories behind five of them in this feature.

Top Travel Destinations & Activities Around Malaysia For Introverts

By , 8 April 2022

Want to explore exciting destinations and activities around Malaysia but want to avoid the crowds? Check out these fantastic introvert travel destinations.

10 Literary-Themed Destinations For Bookworms In 2022

By , 12 March 2022

Love books almost as much as you do travelling? Check out our list of writers’ retreats, literature festivals, and book-themed travel destinations!

12 Romantic Movies That Will Inspire Wanderlust

By , 13 February 2022

Looking for films that will inspire wanderlust? These 12 romantic movies set in exotic locations will reignite your desire to travel and have new adventures.

Vintage Vibes: Explore These 12 Retro Cafes In Downtown Kuala Lumpur & Beyond

By , 19 January 2022

Looking for a retro-inspired cafe for your next brunch? These 12 hotspots in KL serve both Malaysian and international cuisines.

Seminyak In Our Backyard: Top 8 Bali-Like Resorts In Malaysia

By , 9 January 2022

Can’t travel to Bali yet again this year? Check out these eight Bali-like resorts in Malaysia and transport yourself right to the magical island.

Boxing Day Buys: Shop These Amazing Travel Gears

By , 24 December 2021

Didn’t receive everything on your Christmas wish list? Stock up on travel-related gear with these after Christmas sales deals from Lazada, Shopee, and Zalora.