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A Singapore couple just paid US$2 million for a crazy romantic staycation, featuring 10,000 roses, diamond chopsticks, and a 18-course meal on a private jet

source: https://www.msn.com/en-sg/lifestyle/topstories/a-singapore-couple-just-paid-usdollar2-million-for-a-crazy-romantic-staycation-featuring-10000-roses-diamond-chopsticks-and-a-18-course-meal-on-a-private-jet/ss-BBZvX8k?li=AAAHvo5#image=39

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Here's one date you'll probably never top: a Singaporean millionaire has just splashed out US$2 million to take his wife on a short staycation packed with insanely luxurious experiences - and all in the name of charity.

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Malaysia-based angel investor Vincent Hee, 43, won the 3-day trip, lasting January 27 to 29, in an auction by Russian diamond company World of Diamonds Group. He took his wife Jane with him.

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The millionaire, who has a Masters of Education from Australia's RMIT University, is the director of Charis Montessori Preschool in Singapore, and involved in two other education businesses in China.

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The entirety of the staycation's eye-watering price tag went to funding 20,000 pneumonia vaccines for children in Nigeria. All the luxe experiences were donated by sponsors.

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World of Diamonds Group director Karan Tilani said he made use of the "undeniably spectacular allure and influence" of a luxurious trip to "put luxury in service of philanthropy."

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On Monday (Jan 27), the Hees began what would arguably be anyone's trip-of-a-lifetime with a sleek ride to dinner in a Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Convertible.

BBZvJ8Q.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

The entire restaurant was booked just for the pair.

BBZvPwd.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

On the specially-designed Diamond Menu was Wagyu beef, cured flounder, smoked pork, spiced duck, rice sorbet with Chinese ham, and grilled ice plant with fishbone bitter gourd milk.

BBZvX7E.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

Later that night, the couple retired to a room bedecked in 10,000 roses in the nearby Outpost Hotel.There was even an infinity sign made of roses installed on one wall.

BBZvBdl.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

More roses covered a table on an outdoor patio.

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The next morning, they hopped onto a Ferretti 780 yacht for a cruise from Sentosa Cove - one of Singapore's poshest addresses.

BBZvShE.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

The luxe yacht had stunning views of the ocean...

BBZvX7I.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

... sun loungers on an open-air deck...

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... four fancy bedrooms...

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... and more chairs than two people could ever sit on.

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On board, the Hees toasted with Louis XIII cognac - the same kind Britain's Queen Elizabeth drank on her trip to France in 1938.

BBZvSil.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

They shared the moment with Tilani, who tagged along for the ride.

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After an outfit change, the couple were then ferried to a Bombardier Global 6000 jet in Seletar Airport, becoming the first citizens to drive a car onto the airport tarmac.

BBZvX7X.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

In the air, the pair settled in for an 18-course dinner by renowned British chef Kirk Westaway, who runs Michelin-starred JAAN at City Hall.

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Westaway, who won Male Chef of the Year at the 2019 World Gourmet Summit Awards, worked out of the jet's kitchen during the flight. He said: "It is my mission to present our guests with an unforgettable meal that evokes nostalgia - through familiar yet elegant flavours of the finest seasonal produce the world has to offer."

BBZvSir.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

While the chef cooked, the Hees drank vintage Dom Penrignon, Penfolds Grange 14, and Krug champagnes as the US$50 million jet cruised over Southeast Asia.

BBZvBdC.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

Westaway emerged from the galley 18 times to present each of the dishes.

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The most lavish item was easily a tuna belly sashimi...

BBZvX81.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

... which the couple ate using diamond chopsticks worth US$17,000....

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They were allowed to take the chopsticks home after the meal.

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Other courses included a leek and potato soup with black truffle...

BBZvPwv.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

... the "English Garden", Westaway's popular deconstructed salad...

BBZvX86.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

... a beetroot meringue with olive pearls and chive cream...

BBZvX87.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

... a Wagyu Tomahawk steak...

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... and angel hair pasta with caviar.

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At one point, the chef even pulled out an entire leg of Iberico ham and sliced it on the spot.

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The meal ended with a pretty pear tart...

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... and some chocolates, macarons, and more roses.

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As a parting gift, the Hees also got a 2.08-carat vivid blue diamond ring named after British-American actress Jane Seymour. According to Forbes, the diamond's size and saturation ranks it among the world's rarest gems.

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Alas, the glorious meal was finished, and the pair left Seletar Airport for their new resting place for the night...

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... none other than the historic Raffles Hotel, which has hosted celebrities like Michael Jackson, Rudyard Kipling, and most recently Britain's Prince William and Kate Middleton.

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Husband and wife bunked in one of the hotel's two presidential suites, which start from S$15,000 per night (US$11,000). Raffles Hotel claims these rooms are the grandest suites in the entire country.

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To end off their crazy rich staycation, the Hees enjoyed a final round of drinks, fruit, and fresh flowers.

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So good to be a millionaire siah. [laugh]

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Whoa...diamond chopsticks. They make the term "silver spoon" look like the disposable chopsticks.

I think should update the term "silver spoon" to "diamond chopsticks" as in "born with a pair of diamond chopsticks".

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they also like us got one stomach and one body. They eat so expensive dinner and poo comes out smell the same as ours. don't need to envy others. I enjoy my  fishball mee with extra chill at same level as theirs. 

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28 minutes ago, kobayashiGT said:

A Singapore couple just paid US$2 million for a crazy romantic staycation, featuring 10,000 roses, diamond chopsticks, and a 18-course meal on a private jet

source: https://www.msn.com/en-sg/lifestyle/topstories/a-singapore-couple-just-paid-usdollar2-million-for-a-crazy-romantic-staycation-featuring-10000-roses-diamond-chopsticks-and-a-18-course-meal-on-a-private-jet/ss-BBZvX8k?li=AAAHvo5#image=39

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Here's one date you'll probably never top: a Singaporean millionaire has just splashed out US$2 million to take his wife on a short staycation packed with insanely luxurious experiences - and all in the name of charity.

 

 

All in the name of Charity? Maybe he do this, he is able to get tax reliefs and at the same time bring his wife out for an unforgettable trip. Its probably worth it...

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Dunno why I couldn't edit my previous post.. 

For every $1 donated, $2.50 is deducted from one's taxable income. So 2mil x 2.5 = 5mil deducted from taxable income leh.. This guy must have been doing his maths before committing.

https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/specialreports/budget2018/budget-2018-government-to-extend-250-tax-deductions-for-9970836

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wah....t2 (and wife) finally showed face

so which rolexes did they wear for this staycation?'

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5 minutes ago, Buadongdong said:

Dunno why I couldn't edit my previous post.. 

For every $1 donated, $2.50 is deducted from one's taxable income. So 2mil x 2.5 = 5mil deducted from taxable income leh.. This guy must have been doing his maths before committing.

https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/specialreports/budget2018/budget-2018-government-to-extend-250-tax-deductions-for-9970836

ok lah… everybody gain something

 

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13 minutes ago, Buadongdong said:

All in the name of Charity? Maybe he do this, he is able to get tax reliefs and at the same time bring his wife out for an unforgettable trip. Its probably worth it...

Wah sei....how come my act of charity look liddis?

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Wah.. do good n still can enjoy so good....

Kudos to this couple...

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41 minutes ago, mikk123 said:

they also like us got one stomach and one body. They eat so expensive dinner and poo comes out smell the same as ours. don't need to envy others. I enjoy my  fishball mee with extra chill at same level as theirs. 

Many years ago, got one rich guy also tell me the same :grin:

i still like nana curry :grin:

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actually i am abit confuse.

they pay this US2m out of their own pocket or what?? 

dun understand about the charity part

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5 minutes ago, Beregond said:

actually i am abit confuse.

they pay this US2m out of their own pocket or what?? 

dun understand about the charity part

yeah me too...

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6 minutes ago, Beregond said:

actually i am abit confuse.

they pay this US2m out of their own pocket or what?? 

dun understand about the charity part

Sounds like this whole thing is a publicity stunt for the organizer.

Note that the article said that all the luxe experiences were donated by sponsors.

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1 hour ago, kobayashiGT said:

A Singapore couple just paid US$2 million for a crazy romantic staycation, featuring 10,000 roses, diamond chopsticks, and a 18-course meal on a private jet

source: https://www.msn.com/en-sg/lifestyle/topstories/a-singapore-couple-just-paid-usdollar2-million-for-a-crazy-romantic-staycation-featuring-10000-roses-diamond-chopsticks-and-a-18-course-meal-on-a-private-jet/ss-BBZvX8k?li=AAAHvo5#image=39

BBZvBcU.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

BBZvShE.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

Here's one date you'll probably never top: a Singaporean millionaire has just splashed out US$2 million to take his wife on a short staycation packed with insanely luxurious experiences - and all in the name of charity.

BBZvX78.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

Malaysia-based angel investor Vincent Hee, 43, won the 3-day trip, lasting January 27 to 29, in an auction by Russian diamond company World of Diamonds Group. He took his wife Jane with him.

BBZvBcZ.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

The millionaire, who has a Masters of Education from Australia's RMIT University, is the director of Charis Montessori Preschool in Singapore, and involved in two other education businesses in China.

BBZvBd8.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

The entirety of the staycation's eye-watering price tag went to funding 20,000 pneumonia vaccines for children in Nigeria. All the luxe experiences were donated by sponsors.

BBZvUm0.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

World of Diamonds Group director Karan Tilani said he made use of the "undeniably spectacular allure and influence" of a luxurious trip to "put luxury in service of philanthropy."

BBZvUm1.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

On Monday (Jan 27), the Hees began what would arguably be anyone's trip-of-a-lifetime with a sleek ride to dinner in a Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Convertible.

BBZvJ8Q.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

The entire restaurant was booked just for the pair.

BBZvPwd.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

On the specially-designed Diamond Menu was Wagyu beef, cured flounder, smoked pork, spiced duck, rice sorbet with Chinese ham, and grilled ice plant with fishbone bitter gourd milk.

BBZvX7E.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

Later that night, the couple retired to a room bedecked in 10,000 roses in the nearby Outpost Hotel.There was even an infinity sign made of roses installed on one wall.

BBZvBdl.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

More roses covered a table on an outdoor patio.

BBZvSia.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

The next morning, they hopped onto a Ferretti 780 yacht for a cruise from Sentosa Cove - one of Singapore's poshest addresses.

BBZvShE.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

The luxe yacht had stunning views of the ocean...

BBZvX7I.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

... sun loungers on an open-air deck...

BBZvBdp.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

... four fancy bedrooms...

BBZvBdr.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

... and more chairs than two people could ever sit on.

BBZvX7S.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

On board, the Hees toasted with Louis XIII cognac - the same kind Britain's Queen Elizabeth drank on her trip to France in 1938.

BBZvSil.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

They shared the moment with Tilani, who tagged along for the ride.

BBZvX7V.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

After an outfit change, the couple were then ferried to a Bombardier Global 6000 jet in Seletar Airport, becoming the first citizens to drive a car onto the airport tarmac.

BBZvX7X.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

In the air, the pair settled in for an 18-course dinner by renowned British chef Kirk Westaway, who runs Michelin-starred JAAN at City Hall.

BBZvKmQ.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

Westaway, who won Male Chef of the Year at the 2019 World Gourmet Summit Awards, worked out of the jet's kitchen during the flight. He said: "It is my mission to present our guests with an unforgettable meal that evokes nostalgia - through familiar yet elegant flavours of the finest seasonal produce the world has to offer."

BBZvSir.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

While the chef cooked, the Hees drank vintage Dom Penrignon, Penfolds Grange 14, and Krug champagnes as the US$50 million jet cruised over Southeast Asia.

BBZvBdC.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

Westaway emerged from the galley 18 times to present each of the dishes.

BBZvBdF.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

The most lavish item was easily a tuna belly sashimi...

BBZvX81.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

... which the couple ate using diamond chopsticks worth US$17,000....

BBZvKmU.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

They were allowed to take the chopsticks home after the meal.

BBZvJ95.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

Other courses included a leek and potato soup with black truffle...

BBZvPwv.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

... the "English Garden", Westaway's popular deconstructed salad...

BBZvX86.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

... a beetroot meringue with olive pearls and chive cream...

BBZvX87.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

... a Wagyu Tomahawk steak...

BBZvUml.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

... and angel hair pasta with caviar.

BBZvKn2.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

At one point, the chef even pulled out an entire leg of Iberico ham and sliced it on the spot.

BBZvBdR.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

The meal ended with a pretty pear tart...

BBZvX8i.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

... and some chocolates, macarons, and more roses.

BBZvBdU.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

As a parting gift, the Hees also got a 2.08-carat vivid blue diamond ring named after British-American actress Jane Seymour. According to Forbes, the diamond's size and saturation ranks it among the world's rarest gems.

BBZvBdV.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

Alas, the glorious meal was finished, and the pair left Seletar Airport for their new resting place for the night...

BBZvBdW.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

... none other than the historic Raffles Hotel, which has hosted celebrities like Michael Jackson, Rudyard Kipling, and most recently Britain's Prince William and Kate Middleton.

BBZvPwK.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

Husband and wife bunked in one of the hotel's two presidential suites, which start from S$15,000 per night (US$11,000). Raffles Hotel claims these rooms are the grandest suites in the entire country.

BBZvJ9e.img?h=416&w=799&m=6&q=60&u=t&o=f

To end off their crazy rich staycation, the Hees enjoyed a final round of drinks, fruit, and fresh flowers.

 

 

anybody know when did Radx went for plastic surgery

 

please don't refer his plastic surgeon to anyone unless you want to be found at the bottom the Pacific Ocean with a pair of dumb bells tied to your legs

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8 minutes ago, noobcarbuyer said:

Sounds like this whole thing is a publicity stunt for the organizer.

Note that the article said that all the luxe experiences were donated by sponsors.

so to say.

this guy is in the line of charity work.

the company that donate money to his charity company ,

sponsor him for this trip?? 

 

or all the money spend on this trip, US 2M Which is earn by those company (hotel chef etc etc)  will be donated to charity??

 

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54 minutes ago, Enye said:

wah....t2 (and wife) finally showed face

so which rolexes did they wear for this staycation?'

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Actualli hor, I tink that was the consolation prize so T2 give away to this poor couple

This peasant trip still requires them to chew their own food. How menial. Tsk tsk....

T2 one hor, comes pre-chewed and spoonfed via diamond studded platinum spoon by butlers who went to Harvard & live in villas in the south of France. Dun play play

 

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