Best of Buro: Where to celebrate NYE in Sydney, reactions to the latest Star Wars film, and more

Best of Buro: Where to celebrate NYE in Sydney, reactions to the latest Star Wars film, and more


Text: Amelia Chia

What we loved this week: The hotspots to celebrate New Year's Eve Down Under, Instagram's new feature, and the sights and sounds of Latvia

1. Buro 24/7 Malaysia: Who isn't excited about Star Wars: The Last Jedi? Whether you've seen it, or are about to head to head to the movies to catch it this weekend, it's definitely set to make an impact. Check out all the initial reactions after the initial premiere in Los Angeles.

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2. Buro 24/7 Middle East: Instagram has made yet another massive change to its app. Now, in addition to accounts, you can now follow hashtags. All you have to do is search a hashtag and you'll see a 'follow' button at the top of the page. Click on it, and you'll automatically receive updates from the hashtag library in your feed as posts are added. #GetOnIt.

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3. Buro 24/7 Australia: Time to party like it's 1999? We certainly think so. If you're Down Under this New Year's Eve, here are seven cool hotspots in Sydney (and one in Victoria) you'll want to find yourself at. After all, come 1 January, the whole mundane cycle begins again.


4. Buro 24/7 Singapore: Here are five gift ideas from Hermès for the most influential women in your life. Whether it's a classic safety pin brooch for Mum, a skateboard for your sister, or gloves for your grandmother, these are the items that will stand the test of time, as it blooms with age and ages with love.

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5. Buro 24/7 Singapore: What makes an underrated European destination the next big thing? Latvia, cradled by the baltic city, boasts an underground music scene, food from the forest, and an architectural playground. If you're a travel bragger who's looking for the next Berlin, or a modern nomad setting your sights on a hidden gem, make Latvia your choice of holiday for 2018.

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