My visit to the ancient watertown of Xitang, known for its many canals, lovely bridges and covered waterside walkways. Being in the town is like being transported back to old, old China.
An account of unexpected situations that I’ve encountered on my travels — this is a story on how I got stranded without a place to stay in the dead of the night.
Exploring the old and new Shanghai — from narrow alleways and historic bars to modern skyscrapers and the busiest shopping street in the world. My day out and about in Shanghai.
Ahhh Disneyland — it’ll always be that magical place where I can be a little kid, play dress-up, meet my childhood heroes, and live my princessy dreams. And this time, I experienced it all in Shanghai.
La Pari Pari Langkawi is a boutique hotel that offers an idyllic and secluded setting for some peace and quiet while visiting Langkawi. And Cenang Beach is just a stone’s throw away!
Travel Video: A compilation of my favorite moments in Okayama, Japan — gardens, shrines, castles, rolling plains, fun workshops, and food!
Visit Okayama. Be blown away. From majestic castles and shrines to tales of its local demon-slaying hero. Here’s a list why you must make that visit.
My escape with MINI Malaysia to the beautiful Royal Belum Rainforest. We had a hundred MINIs convoy, hiked the jungles, cruised the river and partied in total seclusion!
A 3-day itinerary in Okayama — and I spent it in the midst of gorgeous gardens, stunning castles, shrines and temples; and the most awesome food… AND surrounded by the colors of autumn.
A list of all the delicious food I had while visiting Okayama in Japan — it is a small city off the tourist map, but offers some of the best gastronomic delights to please the senses and satisfy the taste buds!
Here’s how I became a Maiko, or apprentice Geiko for a couple of hours — layers of kimono, white face, red lips, high hair and all!
My evening of Italian street food and wine indulgence at “The Extraordinary Italian Taste”, an event to promote Italian cuisine and culture in Malaysia.
The rural Japanese mountain villages of Kibune and Kurama are steeped with history and myths; and coupled with its cool mountain air, river-dining experiences, onsen and beautiful temples — they make a relaxing trip out of the city of Kyoto.
Experiencing Japanese-living in Kyoto’s Izuyasu Ryokan — complete with futons on tatami floors, an onsen and delicious kaiseki meals. Such a fun experience!
I have only ever read about Kuala Kangsar in my local school textbooks, so I was excited to visit this royal Perak town — and step into a little bit of Malaysian history.
Made my way to Cherating Beach on the East Coast of Malaysia to enjoy its laid-back, lazy beach vibe — and had my very own seaview pool villa at the Holiday Villa Resort Cherating. So much relaxation!