Wednesday, November 26, 2014

My experience at H-Artistry 2014

Hey all! I'm back with another story to tell. I recently headed for H-Artistry at MIECC on the 18th November 2014. My last Artistry was back in 2011, as I've missed out every artistry last 2 years due to my travelling around Woohoo! Not that i regret that though :)

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I was given a pair of VIP invites (Zone V), so yeah I went for H-Artistry, it was good, but there were areas that could be perfected. I arrived with Eileen at MIECC to find out, there's not enough parking. This is due to the management taking one whole floor for Taxi Parking. 

The best part? It wasn't even full at the time we left (about 12am that night), and also the security was really rude when I asked "Where can I park?" They were like. "PERGIH DARI SINI, PARKING LUAR (Get out of here, Park somewhere outside)" really loudly when he was just next to my car. Honestly I felt like I didn't want to go at all already when that happened.

But well since it was a long time since I met my friends that were attending, I endured and headed over to Mines to park my car. It took us a good 20 minutes just to find a parking. Honestly I do not mind the walk, but you know, Girls wear heels, and walking on uneven road outside ain't a great start of the night

Heading up to the registration counters, it was another downer as everyone had to line up in a single line for security checks. Why couldn't they open up more security lines for VIP'S like the one back in 2011? So we had to queue with a whole lot of other people and we could only proceed to our designated counter. Didn't feel really great about it

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The annoying Queue

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Eileen & I

As went into the hall, It's the usual mixing areas, and a big white curtain box right in the middle. It was named as the H-Artistry Experience. putting our hopes up, we queued up for 15 minutes to get to the entrance. We were given some earphones and headed into the box structure which was empty inside. I first thought it would be a Silent Party with some part of projection mapping/augmented reality experience, but to our disappointment it was just a synchronized light show. Just lights shooting around based on the music we're listening on the headphones

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The H-Artistry Experience

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Eileen & I

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The light show

We then entered the main hall, The hall is impressive as usual, and I really love how they made cube LED screens this year. We headed over to our "V" zone which is right in front of the stage, but it was pretty crowded over there. After maneuvering in and out, we finally made it to the front to meet our friends 

We stayed for MKTO & Tinie Tempah's performance which was great, and enjoyed some cocktails by the side

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The hall

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Henry, Isaac & date, Eileen & I

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Tinie Tempah 

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love the lights!

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Imma Bleep You

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With the group of bloggers

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Joanna & Eileen

All in all, I would say that it was good, but there were a few things they could have improved on. I'll wait for next year's to come and hope it'll be better!

*Photos taken using Nokia Lumia 1020

Monday, November 17, 2014

Europe Trip: Liverpool & the longest town name known to me

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Hey Everyone! I'm finally back in Malaysia, and its busy hectic as I've taken 3 weeks off work, and there's plenty to be done when i returned. Finally have the time to share more on my Europe Trip, so this post is the continuation from Chester.

After visiting Chester, my family & I decided to take a train up to Liverpool! Now all you Liverpool fans can shout YOU'LL NEVER WALK ALONE!! It was about 45 minutes away, and it was only about 8 pounds to travel by train.

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Them Train Tracks

We were there for only a day, but I guess it was alright as we were mainly there for Liverpool FC & The Beatles. When we arrived at Liverpool main train station, We hopped on a bus to visit Anfield Stadium! A must for all Liverpool FC Fans. It was about a 20 minute Bus ride up and it costs only 4 Pounds for a bus day pass

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Anfield Stadium

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Touristy mode on!

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Bill Shankly Statue

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The Hillsborough Memorial Mosaic

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Mom & I

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Found the Liverbird!

After Anfield Stadium, we headed into the city itself. Mom & Uncle Mike was pretty interested in The Beatles "famous" sites, since the group was founded in Liverpool. We started walking around the City in search for these famous attractions!

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The City

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A gigantic Paella

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Matthew Street, Home of The Beatles

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The Beatles Shop

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Sonya at Lennon's Bar

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Albert Dock

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What a sight!

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Another view of Albert Dock

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The Wheel of Liverpool

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The family at The Beatles Story

After a day in Liverpool, we drove down to some famous places in Wales. We stayed a night at Llandudno which is a famous beach site. Its a really long bay which is a real great place to unwind. Just imagine, walking on the "rocky" beach from on end to another, and chilling on the pier with an ice cold beer, Bliss!

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Pretty warm over there, so I didn't needa zip it all up

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That's how long the bay is

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The Llandudno church

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Mountain trails

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Sonya at the pier

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The family

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Sippin a hot tea

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Ice cold somersby by the tap! ain't nothin fresher than that!

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The bay by night

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Pweety Pweety stars! its definitely amazing as you're able to see a whole sky full of stars at night!

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Another night shot

At the end of our trip, we headed to a place that tourist love to joke about because of the length of its name! The name of the town is:


Crazy long yeah? the meaning of the name is actually: 
St Mary's church in the hollow of the white hazel near to the fierce whirlpool and the church of St Tysilio of the red cave

Some people really have no idea how to name a town! Haha! But well pretty much its just a very small town with a shopping outlet, but a photo opportunity is a must!

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Crazy long name!

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That's how you pronounce it

Thats pretty much it for this post! I'll be updating soon about my final destination, NEW YORK! soon! Stay Tuned!

Saturday, November 8, 2014

Are you ready for H-Artistry 2014?

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Guess what all? You better be ready for H-Artistry which is happening on the 15th November! We all know that H-Artistry is one of the most premier clubbing events of the year and it is not to be missed!

Party goers can expect to get pumped by H-Artistry’s signature super-clubbing party experience with an eclectic mix of sights, sounds and taste. Featuring the latest up and coming local, regional and international acts against a trademark mashup of genres and music styles with Unique, One Night Only collaborations, this year’s H-Artistry will definitely elevate guests into a whole other dimension of party going. 

Here are the artiste that are going to be performing that night:

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Headlining KL’s H-Artistry is London born international award winning artist, Tinie Tempah, famous for his #1 hit on the UK Singles Chart debut single “Pass Out”

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Japan’s newly formed mainstream group, Cream famous for lead-single, “Shooting Star” in their debut album, “DREAMIN”- An album  ranked No.1 on the iTunes Top Song Chart 

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the pop duo consisting of Malcolm Kelley and Tony Oller, or better known as MKTO, famous for their debut single, "Thank You". 

and of course not forgetting Malaysia's born and bred:

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Paperplane Pursuit


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IMMA *Bleep* You

So if this lineup doesn't entice you, I don't know what will!

Head here to find out more on how to get tickets to H-Artistry Malaysia 2014!