Singapore-based freelance journalist Rachel loves seeking out uniquely intimate hotels that are all about the little touches. She also loves a good breakfast buffet. A previous Associated Newspapers staffer, she has written on Asian travel and lifestyle for a myriad of publications including Time Out and CNNGo. A devout foodie, she can always tell you the best place for dinner or sundowners. In fact, she loves a good steak frites; she's quite partial to cheeseboards, too.