scoot | Issue 49 • June 2019

8 SCOOT TRENDING NOW WORDS ANNMARIE CHANDY Get clued in on what’s new around Scoot’s network KEEPING UP WITH THE TIMES HOCHIMINHCITY HEALINGCOLOURS Who knew that a vividly illuminated room could do wonders for alleviating chronic pains? At Maia Spa & Wellness , chromotherapy (or colour light therapy) is an integral part of the pampering experience. Their health and wellness treatments are enhanced tenfold because each coloured light cleverly centres around your current mood and energy level, guaranteeing complete rejuvenation. Open at Fusion Suites Saigon from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily SINGAPORE SPICEUPYOURLIFE Featuring 18 food brands that encapsulate Southeast Asian flavours from local and neighbouring cuisines, it’s safe to say that Five Spice may be the current favourite dining hub in Jewel Changi Airport. What’s more, this dynamic market dining concept has an on-going collaboration with Anthony The Spice Maker, a Singaporean spice epicure who possesses 33 years’ worth of spice-blending experience under his belt. Five Spice is open 24 hours daily. IPOH HOUSE OF COURAGE If a culture fix is what you need, book a day trip with Perak Heritage Society and have Law Siak Hong – the non-governmental organisation founder himself – show you around Ipoh’s time-honoured capital. The Papan Memorial House tour, especially, lets you roam around the old shophouse where Malayan nurse Sybil Kathigasu and her husband secretly gave medical aid to resistance forces during the Japanese Occupation. It’s hands-down every history buff’s cup of tea. perakheritage BERLIN AREWETHEREYET? If you’re a serial commuter in Berlin, then Jelbi is for you. This all-in-one app integrates the city’s entire public transportation system into your smartphone – from bikes and scooters, to bike and car-sharing and ride-hailing. You can even book taxis and buy train tickets via the app! Jelbi is available on both iOS and Android devices.