The Warehouse Hotel Singapore Review – September 2017

Hey guys! This week, it’ll be a Singapore-centric post once again as I’ll be talking about my staycation experience at The Warehouse Hotel! With its high-ceilings, loft offerings, and central location, I’ve had my sights on the hotel since it opened late last year. While this hotel’s pretty young, the property that houses it has been in existence since 1895! Singapore was founded in 1819, so this … Continue reading The Warehouse Hotel Singapore Review – September 2017

Shukuu Izakaya – A taste of Japan in Singapore

Hello everyone! Today, it’s all about good – no, AMAZING, food. I don’t usually do food reviews unless I’m travelling and trying out exceptional food, but I’m making an exception today,  for a Japanese Izakaya right here in Singapore. People who know me know I love Japanese cuisine foodie – raw, grilled, deep fried, I love them all! So when Protegie invited me to a tasting … Continue reading Shukuu Izakaya – A taste of Japan in Singapore

Victoria, Australia Road Trip: Halls Gap & The Grampians (Part 2 of the Great Southern Touring Route) – May 2017

It’s a long morning drive to Halls Gap from Warrnambool, approx. 3-4hours. We headed to the Tower Hill Reserve first, a drive-through reserve, though you’re free to park at the carpark and go for a stroll. Tower Hill Reserve Emus are common at the reserve,and this one got close to us, looking for handouts, but don’t feed them! To scare an emu away, we were … Continue reading Victoria, Australia Road Trip: Halls Gap & The Grampians (Part 2 of the Great Southern Touring Route) – May 2017

Victoria, Australia Road Trip: The Great Ocean Road (Part 1 of the Great Southern Touring Route) – May 2017

So we decided on Melbourne this time around because of the Great Ocean Road drive, plain and simple. I’ve heard it’s one of the best drives in the world and I love road trips – exploring a region, driving, getting lost, the works! We expanded the drive to take on the Great Southern Touring route, starting from Melbourne and basically driving in a loop around attractions … Continue reading Victoria, Australia Road Trip: The Great Ocean Road (Part 1 of the Great Southern Touring Route) – May 2017

Xi’an Food Guide – Muslim Quarters

The final part of my China trip is beckoning, and this time it’s a photolog about food! If you’re in Xi’an, the Muslim quarters is the place to go for food and souvenirs. Everyone knows it, and the crowds get tremendous during dinner time. As the name imples, the Muslim quarter is the core of the Muslim community in Xi’an. I’m 100% confident they serve the best … Continue reading Xi’an Food Guide – Muslim Quarters

Visiting Xi’an – The Terracotta Army Mausoleum of Emperor Qin

As promised last week, this week I’ll be talking about what we were up to when we got back to Xi’an. For those unsure, Xi’an’s most popular attraction is the Terracotta Army Museum, sculptures depicting the armies of the Qin Dynasty’s Emperor, Qin Shi Huang. We left bright and early and headed towards the museum. It’s about 60-90mins’ drive away from Xi’an, and the easiest way to … Continue reading Visiting Xi’an – The Terracotta Army Mausoleum of Emperor Qin

Conquering Huashan in Winter (Hua Mountain)

Over the Chinese New Year holidays, we headed to China for some mountain climbing/sight-seeing action! More specifically, we went to Mount Hua and Xi’an! The first few days were spent in the Mount Hua area, also known as Huashan/ Flower Mountain/ Hua Mountain. To get here, most people take the direct bullet train from Xi’an, a half hour ride. It’s believed that climbing a mountain over … Continue reading Conquering Huashan in Winter (Hua Mountain)