On my short one day visit to the Lion City of Singapore, I decided to stay put in one place and explore the area– Chinatown.
The Scarlet Singapore, known as Singapore’s first boutique hotel, made me feel as if I was stepping into a beautifully decorated colonial house during the 19th century. It is luxurious and lavish.
With a crazy party scene, beautiful beaches, gorgeous marine life and luxurious living, its hard to decide what to do in Phuket. These are the few things I did in the island that I enjoyed immensely– compiled into a top 10 list.
Phuket was an obvious choice for a diving beginner like me as it is said to be one of the best spots for simple and easy dives. I did 7 dives with Sea Bees Diving, and explored sites like Koh Bida Nok, Shark Point, Koh Doc Mai and Racha Yai.
Burasari Phuket is a lovely boutique resort in Patong, surrounded by nature with lush trees, fragrant flowers, pretty gardens, gentle waterfalls and quaint wooden bridges.
Yogyakarta is a bustling town in central Java, Indonesia. The city is colorful; with a strong cultural heritage and thriving traditional art scene. I spend 3 days in the city, and this was my itinerary.
The city of Jogjakarta in Indonesia is famous for its temples– Borobudur and Prambanan. Surviving the test of time, these temple tells its own story of the mix between two religions in the region.
I’ve heard many exciting stories about the huge party that happens on the island of Koh Phangan. People come from near and afar to get drunk and go crazy. Here’s an account of how I spend my time at the Full Moon party, and Koh Phangan.
First things first, I need to write this down… “I’m a certified diver!!!” and it feels awesome. This post is to document my amazing journey, so I will never forget.
Travel Video: A short clip of my visit to the beautiful island of Bohol in the Philippines, shot with my GoPro3.
It is expensive to travel to Singapore. It is, after all, ranked one of the most expensive cities to live in. However, it is possible to see the country with a low budget, or almost none at all. Here’s how I spend my day visiting– for free!
Pulau Ubin is worlds away from the bustling city of Singapore. With its beautiful scenery, coconut trees, mangrove forests, lovely shorelines and abundant wildlife; it retains a rural and rustic village charm. A lovely place to cycle around.
I recently made a trip to Singapore (a trip I make every few years) to visit a friend– and went on a food tour. Singapore has some pretty awesome restaurants and great food. These are the 10 food experiences I had on my visit, each wonderful in its own way.
This mist-shrouded town is blessed with cool and refreshing mountain air, gorgeous scenery and friendly people– the quiet and serene atmosphere here will give you a glimpse into life way back when. However, I made the journey specifically to see the ‘hanging coffins’.
Banaue is famous for the 2,000 year old rice terraces carved into its mountains. It’s an arduous trip to get there, but I’ve heard so much about the magnificence of the rice terraces that I had to witness it for myself.
Taal Volcano is an active volcano, said to be one of the smallest in the world. It is an interesting natural wonder– a volcano within a lake within a volcano within a lake. Hearing about this, I just had to make the journey!