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Plaza 333: KK’s newest all-in-one hot spot!

  The city of Kota Kinabalu continues to grow wider with new developments at the outskirt of town, and also grander with more malls, convention centers, and skyscraping condominiums. However, it isn’t all that great with congested traffic especially with new flyover developments coming up. The brighter side, though, is the booming nightlife of Plaza 333 along Jalan Pintas! And I’m not just talking about the pubs and cool hangout spots. You’d find it pretty convenient when your mother calls you up to buy eggs in the middle of your night out with friends - there’s Pick n Pay and 99 Speedmart just within the area!   (picture source: foursquare.com) Plaza 333 looks pretty lit on its own (literally, lights...

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Lost on the road of life? These movies may be for you

(pic source: trapword.com) We’re all kind of lost, somehow, at some point in our lives. Sometimes these big headaches catch up to us when our lives feel a bit too complicated to solve. Fret not, here are some film suggestions that could boost your spirit and possibly give you some new answers. Or maybe you could need a new philosophy in life? Perhaps you could find inspiration from these insightful movies.   Good Will Hunting (1997) (pic source: filmsane.com) The screenplay writers of this film, Ben Affleck and Matt Damon who both play major roles in this film, were smart to shine a light on the search of hope and how we can find it within ourselves. In Good Will...

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Quotes to Keep as Your Daily Mantra

(source: playbuzz.com) Everyone struggles through life in different ways, no matter who you are or how successful. Behind every smile is a history of self-doubt and hard times, and everyone’s constantly in a chase for their own happiness. Whether it’s about achieving your wildest dreams or finding your way out of problems, the pursuit of happiness is a definite goal for everyone. Although that goal does promise a lot of hope and the ultimate heavenly destination, we must keep in mind that the trials that we face every day are merely part and parcels of life. It’s with our struggles can we learn to get back on our feet, and get going in life. It’s a learning process for ourselves...

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Must-Have Apps for the Instagram Junkie

  Instagram was like a mega bomb that strike the 21st century as it took an enormous toll on our fast-paced and digital lives. It’s sort of surreal to actually call our lives “digital” because, in reality, it is: We measure ourselves to how we’re presented on social media, our friendships and relationships depend on our updates… Just anything from work to play is related to social media. And at the top of that food chain is Instagram. You find yourself scrolling like there’s no tomorrow, blindly liking random posts of your friend’s friend’s grandmother’s sister, or rather a complete stranger who seems to be ‘livin it’. But nowadays, Instagram isn’t just about keeping up with each other. At times, Instagram...

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Things To Kill Your Boredom

It’s the weekend! Saturdays and Sundays are the best kind of days to relax, unwind, and just remain comfortable in your home after a long tiring week at work. You do deserve all that time for yourself, but as the days past, things become a routine… And you somehow notice the pace of your days growing slower and slower. What seems to be the problem here? Chances are, you’re bored.   (source: twitter.com) You might not even necessarily be at home on a lazy day to feel bored. You could be at work, walking around aimlessly, and still feel the heavy weight of boredom burdening your shoulders. You’d check your phone, scroll through Instagram and maybe find the latest gossip...

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