7 Things you can do this weekend: 12-14 March 2016

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By Rachel Au

7 Things you can do this weekend: 12-14 March 2016

1. Chef Nobu comes to KL to host a one-night-only dinner, Mon

Yes, the Chef Nobuyaki “Nobu” Matsuhisa of the Nobu Restaurant Group will be in town to celebrate Nobu Kuala Lumpur‘s successful year. While he’s here, he will be hosting an exclusive Umami & Truffle dinner for 50 guests and for one night only on 14 March 2016. The dinner will feature a seven-course Omakase menu curated by Chef Nobu himself and includes a welcome cocktail, cocktail and Nobu sake at a special price of RM765++. 

For inquiries or to make a reservation, please call 03 2164 5084 or WhatsApp 019 389 5085.


2. MATTA Fair KL 2016, 10am – 9pm, 11 – 13 March

The biggest travel fair in town is back and that means it’s time to start planning your next vacation(s) while saving a ton. Things can get quite overwhelming so it’s best to go with a list of places you have in mind first. Check out some of the safest places to visit if you’re planning to travel alone or our ultimate 2016 travel bucket list for ideas. 

Admission fee is priced at RM4 per person and can be purchased at the entrance.


3. 8th Putrajaya International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta, 6am – 11pm, 11 – 13 March

The annual hot air balloon fair in Putrajaya is back and there are lots to do during the whole three-day affair. Besides watching the 20 balloons inflate, float up and stay up for show, there are also tethered balloon rides, cold inflation so you can explore inside the balloons as well as bazaars to shop from and stalls to whet your tastebuds. 

For more information on all the activities and the schedule, visit their Facebook page.


4. Enhancing your inner athlete with yoga workshop, 2pm – 5pm, Sun

Organised by Organica Lifestyle, learn the basics of movement, your anatomy and how to work with any limitations of the body—such as leg weakness or tight shoulder muscles—from professional running coach and yoga teacher Olya through yoga. It’s suitable for everyone and all you need to do is go in your comfy yoga attire and bring your mats. 

The workshop is priced at RM120 but you can get the early bird price at RM90 now. For more information or to register, visit their event page here


5. Eat a smoothie bowl from one of these cafes

It’s the latest food trend and it’s super delicious yet healthy—now how often can we say that, right? If you haven’t tried it or you’re simply looking for new places to try smoothie bowls, we’ve got you covered as we’ve rounded up four places to get your fix. 


6. Improve your skincare routine with Cate Blanchett’s beauty secrets

Now you can finally know the magic behind the actress’ flawless beauty as told by the woman herself. And it’s not just skincare; Cate even dishes her go-to makeup look for the red carpet and her tip is actually really simple. 


7. Catch up on all your Paris Fashion Week news

Fashion Week AW16 is finally (almost) over-phew! If you’ve been missing out on the trends and the street style looks spotted at PFW, fret not because we’ve put together the only highlights worth knowing to help you stay on top of your fashion game. 

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