Terry

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Shameless self-proclaimed beer connoisseur. My body says yes but my wallet says no to my globetrotting adventures.

2 Days Mount Bromo & Ijen Crater: Day 2| Blue Flames of Ijen Crater

By | 2018-04-18T17:14:01+00:00 January 27th, 2018|Categories: Travel Itineraries|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

2 Days Mount Bromo & Ijen Crater: Day 2| Blue Flames of Ijen Crater This post is a continuation from our 2 Days Mount Bromo & Ijen Crater: Day 1 - Mount Bromo & Madakaripura Waterfall. If you have yet to read day 1, be sure to do [...]

2 Days Mount Bromo & Ijen Crater: Day 1| Bromo & Madakaripura Waterfall

By | 2018-04-18T17:14:26+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|Categories: Travel Itineraries|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

2 Days Mount Bromo & Ijen Crater: Day 1| Bromo & Madakaripura Waterfall Not the highest, but amongst the most well-known for its awe-inspiring sunrise view and its magnificent crater, Mount Bromo (Gunung Bromo) is yet another item on my bucket list that I’ve always wanted to tick off. [...]

Yogyakarta – Compilation of Attractions’ Entrance Fee and Miscellaneous Cost

By | 2018-04-18T17:15:17+00:00 January 20th, 2018|Categories: Travel Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Yogyakarta - Compilation of Attractions' Entrance Fee and Miscellaneous Cost There is just so much to see in the culturally rich city of Yogyakarta (Jogjakarta). Unsurprisingly, most of the attractions there require an entrance fee. In this post, I’ve compiled the entrance fees and opening hours of some [...]

2 Days Yogyakarta Itinerary: Day 2| Taman Sari & Parangtritis Beach

By | 2018-04-18T17:16:42+00:00 January 14th, 2018|Categories: Travel Itineraries|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

2 Days Yogyakarta Itinerary: Day 2| Taman Sari & Parangtritis Beach This post is a continuation from day 1 of my 2 days Yogyakarta Itinerary, where we explored the majestic temples of Yogyakarta - Borobudur and Prambanan Temple. On day 2, we explored Yogyakarta Palace, Taman Sari (Water [...]

2 Days Yogyakarta Itinerary: Day 1| Borobudur and Prambanan Temple

By | 2018-05-23T19:32:36+00:00 January 10th, 2018|Categories: Travel Itineraries|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

2 Days Yogyakarta Itinerary: Day 1| Borobudur and Prambanan Temple Having seen many beautiful Instagram photos of Yogyakarta (Pronounced as Jogjakarta), I knew for sure that Jogja was a place I had to visit. The ancient temple Borobudur is a more than enough reason for anyone to visit [...]

Bali Day Tour – Taman Ayun and Ulun Danu Beratan Temple

By | 2018-01-06T14:51:26+00:00 January 6th, 2018|Categories: Travel Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Bali Day Tour - Taman Ayun and Ulun Danu Beratan Temple The beautiful island of Bali, Indonesia, is not just all about the beaches, villas and bars. If the white and black sand beaches of Bali are not beautiful enough, there are also countless of ancient temples and [...]

7 Days Itinerary for Hanoi, Sapa and Halong Bay under S$580

By | 2018-05-20T22:58:44+00:00 December 28th, 2017|Categories: Travel Itineraries|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

7 Days Itinerary for Hanoi, Sapa and Halong Bay under S$580 With the picturesque rice terraces of Sapa and world UNESCO site Halong Bay located only hours away, Hanoi is perhaps one of the most underrated cities I have ever been to. The capital of Vietnam is also [...]

Highlights of a Stonehenge Day Tour from Bath, England

By | 2018-01-05T19:42:41+00:00 December 27th, 2017|Categories: Travel Blog|Tags: , , , |

Highlights of a Stonehenge Day Tour from Bath, England Prior to traveling to U.K., I made a list of places I would like to visit there. As per all the countries on this Europe trip, I had a little more than a day to make the most of.  [...]

Highlights of a Day Tour to the Cliffs of Moher in Ireland

By | 2017-12-08T16:52:27+00:00 December 7th, 2017|Categories: Travel Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Highlights of a Day Tour to the Cliffs of Moher in Ireland Visiting the Cliffs of Moher was one of the places I most looked forward to visiting during my Europe escapade. Often seen on postcards and documentaries, it is one of Ireland’s most famous landmarks. [...]

Pizza 4P – The Best Pizza in Vietnam

By | 2018-01-05T19:47:57+00:00 November 13th, 2017|Categories: Travel Blog|Tags: , , , |

Pizza 4P - The Best Pizza in Vietnam Pizza 4P, a Vietnamese restaurant opened by a Japanese that serves…. Italian cuisine? This restaurant was highly raved about by my friends who had been to Vietnam, with some telling me that I MUST drop by if I were to [...]

10 Useful Free Apps for Travelling in Vietnam

By | 2018-04-18T17:24:20+00:00 November 10th, 2017|Categories: Travel Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

10 Useful Free Apps for Travelling in Vietnam App stores on our smartphones have almost everything we need, and that includes apps designed to make travelling easier and convenient. From maps to guides, here are 10 useful free apps for travelling in Vietnam to make your holiday even [...]

3 Days Hanoi Itinerary: Day 3| West Lake & HCM Mausoleum

By | 2018-04-18T17:18:18+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Categories: Travel Itineraries|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

3 Days Hanoi Itinerary: Day 3| West Lake & HCM Mausoleum Having explored Hanoi’s old quarter on day 1 and shopped till we dropped on day 2, we ventured upwards to West Lake, where we visited a number of monuments like the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Cong Doan [...]

2 Days Halong Bay Itinerary: Day 2| Exploring Sung Sot Cave

By | 2018-04-18T17:19:14+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Categories: Travel Itineraries|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

2 Days Halong Bay Itinerary: Day 2| Exploring Sung Sot Cave Here is Day 2 of my Halong Bay itinerary, do give Day 1 a read if you have yet to do so! For day 2, we woke up early to explore the Sung Sot Cave, also known [...]

3 Days Hanoi Itinerary: Day 2| Shopping in Hanoi

By | 2018-04-18T17:19:54+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|Categories: Travel Itineraries|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

3 Days Hanoi Itinerary: Day 2| Shopping in Hanoi Here is Day 2 of my Hanoi itinerary where we cover the shopping scene in the area. Here are my other itineraries if you missed them: 3 Days Hanoi Itinerary: Day 1| Exploring Hanoi Old Quarter 3 Days [...]

2 Days Sapa Itinerary: Day 2| Visiting Cat Cat Village

By | 2018-04-18T17:20:27+00:00 October 30th, 2017|Categories: Travel Itineraries|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

2 Days Sapa Itinerary: Day 2| Visiting Cat Cat Village After spending a night at our Sapa homestay, we woke up and spent the rest of our day visiting Cat Cat Village, exploring the quaint Sapa town before taking a sleeper bus back to Hanoi. If you have [...]

2 Days Halong Bay Itinerary: Day 1| Halong Bay Tour

By | 2018-04-18T17:20:56+00:00 October 28th, 2017|Categories: Travel Itineraries|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

2 Days Halong Bay Itinerary: Day 1| Halong Bay Tour A UNESCO world heritage site and one of the new 7 wonders of nature, Halong Bay is rather famous. With more than 1600 limestone islands and islets surrounded by turquoise waters, a Halong Bay itinerary is something you [...]

2 Days Sapa Itinerary: Day 1| Sapa Trekking Tour

By | 2018-04-18T17:21:35+00:00 October 25th, 2017|Categories: Travel Itineraries|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

2 Days Sapa Itinerary: Day 1| Sapa Trekking Tour If you have seen picturesque layered rice terraces on various post cards before, chances are the photos are taken none other than in Sapa. Trekking through Sapa’s rice terraces is an absolutely breathtaking affair, and the best season to [...]

3 Days Hanoi Itinerary: Day 1| Exploring Hanoi Old Quarter

By | 2018-05-23T19:35:30+00:00 October 22nd, 2017|Categories: Travel Itineraries|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

3 Days Hanoi Itinerary: Day 1| Old Quarter & Hoan Kiem Lake My 3 days Hanoi itinerary includes exploring Hanoi’s old quarter, with lots of eating and a venture to the West lake. Day 1 of the Hanoi itinerary is set in the Hanoi old quarter, where we [...]

Giang Cafe – Where to Find the Best Egg Coffee in Hanoi

By | 2018-01-09T01:16:37+00:00 October 20th, 2017|Categories: Travel Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Giang Cafe - Where to Find the Best Egg Coffee in Hanoi Ask around on where to get the best egg coffee in Hanoi and most of the time you’ll get the same answer - Giang Cafe. It does not come as a surprise, Giang cafe is THE [...]

Travel Food Guide: What to Eat in Hanoi & Where to Find Them

By | 2018-01-24T03:21:16+00:00 October 11th, 2017|Categories: Travel Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Travel Food Guide: What to Eat in Hanoi & Where to Find Them Finding out what to eat in Hanoi is not hard, but finding the best restaurants is more of a challenge. Walking down the streets of Hanoi, you will at least see a restaurant cooking up [...]

2 Days Kanchanaburi Itinerary: Day 2 | Erawan National Park, Krasae Cave

By | 2018-01-05T21:14:59+00:00 September 23rd, 2017|Categories: Travel Itineraries|Tags: , , , , , |

2 Days Kanchanaburi Itinerary: Day 2 | Erawan National Park, Hellfire Pass & Krasae Cave So here is Day 2 of my Kanchanaburi Itinerary and I hope you’ve read my Kanchanaburi itinerary Day 1! Day 1 covers the center of the laid-back town, as for day 2, [...]

2 Days Kanchanaburi Itinerary: Day 1 | River Kwai & Night Market

By | 2018-05-20T23:04:28+00:00 September 16th, 2017|Categories: Travel Itineraries|Tags: , , , , , , |

2 Days Kanchanaburi Itinerary: Day 1 | Bridge over River Kwai & Night Market The secluded and peaceful town of Kanchanaburi is not very well known, but for Singaporean national servicemen like me, Kanachanaburi is remembered as the place where we had our army overseas training [...]

Best Thai Restaurant in Kanchanaburi – Zab Zab

By | 2018-01-05T21:14:28+00:00 September 11th, 2017|Categories: Travel Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

Best Thai Restaurant in Kanchanaburi - Zab Zab One of the unwritten rules of travel is that if you see a restaurant filled with locals, it is THE place to be at. Restaurant Zab Zab in Kanachanaburi is without a doubt popular among the [...]

14 Things to Eat at Kanchanaburi Night Market (J.J. Night Market)

By | 2018-01-05T21:14:18+00:00 September 8th, 2017|Categories: Travel Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

14 Things to Eat at Kanchanaburi Night Market (J.J. Night Market) Looking for things to eat at Kanchanaburi night market (aka J.J. Night Market)? We got you covered! Located right outside Kanchanaburi Railway Station, the night market is a small yet vibrant place to visit [...]

3D2N Bangkok Itinerary – Day 3 | Shopping

By | 2018-01-05T21:14:11+00:00 September 5th, 2017|Categories: Travel Itineraries|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

3D2N Bangkok Itinerary - Day 3 | Shopping With cheap clothes going as low as S$2, it is impossible not to include shopping in any Bangkok itinerary. With my first day itinerary covering the cafe scene and second day covering Chatuchak and JJ green, the itinerary 3rd day [...]

3D2N Bangkok Itinerary – Day 2 | Chatuchak and JJgreen

By | 2018-01-05T21:14:03+00:00 September 4th, 2017|Categories: Travel Itineraries|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

3D2N Bangkok Itinerary - Day 2 | Chatuchak and JJgreen Here is Day 2 of my Bangkok Itinerary, where we travelled to Chatuchak Weekend Market and JJ Green!  Here are my other itineraries if you missed them: 3D2N Bangkok Itinerary – Day 1 | Cafes and True [...]

3D2N Bangkok Itinerary – Day 1 | Cafes and True Love Cafe

By | 2018-05-23T19:40:47+00:00 September 4th, 2017|Categories: Travel Itineraries|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

3D2N Bangkok Itinerary - Day 1 | Cafes and True Love Cafe The first things that came to mind when I was planning my Bangkok itinerary was food and shopping. I’m not saying that the capital of Thailand is not rich in cultural and history. Rather, with beautiful [...]

A List of Things to Do in Cardiff, Capital of Wales

By | 2017-09-26T21:28:47+00:00 August 14th, 2017|Categories: Travel Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Cardiff, the capital city of wales is a fairly young city filled with a mixture of modern and historic buildings. It is a city that lots of people overlook when in Europe but it's really a mistake as this modern seaside port city has a [...]

8 Things to do in the City of Art – Vienna, Austria

By | 2017-09-26T21:28:58+00:00 July 24th, 2017|Categories: Travel Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Vienna, the capital of Austria is easily one of the classiest cities in Europe. Famed for its classical music, culture events, and art, Vienna is one city that you need to visit if you know how to appreciate the finer arts in life. Vienna was [...]

A Short Guide to Exploring the Lost City of Pompeii, Italy

By | 2017-09-26T21:30:13+00:00 July 11th, 2017|Categories: Travel Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Imagine a thriving city, with its entire town wiped out by a volcanic eruption in an instant and buried for many centuries before being rediscovered. That is essentially Pompeii in a nutshell. The tragic history of the lost city of Pompeii is rather well-known, having [...]

Leaning Tower Of Pisa – Overrated or worth the hype?

By | 2017-09-26T21:30:04+00:00 July 4th, 2017|Categories: Travel Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Mention Pisa and the only thing that comes to people’s mind is the Leaning Tower. Other than that, one would be hard-pressed to hear about anything else that comes for that little town in Italy that is famous for its slanted tower. What better way [...]

11 things to do in Prague, Czech Republic in a Day

By | 2017-09-26T21:29:58+00:00 June 28th, 2017|Categories: Travel Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The start of my Europe experience began right here in Prague, the capital and largest city of the Czech Republic. Having never been to Europe before, my first steps on European soil was indeed a surreal moment. From the old medieval landmarks, quirky shophouses, unique [...]

48 Hours in the Charming Floating City, Venice

By | 2017-09-26T21:29:49+00:00 June 24th, 2017|Categories: Travel Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Having learned about Venice due to the O level curriculum for Social Studies, I finally got the chance during my exchange in Europe to visit the charming capital of Italy’s Veneto region. Venice, goes by a host of names including, the city of water, city [...]

Why You Should Visit Slovenia’s Lake Bled

By | 2017-09-26T21:29:39+00:00 June 18th, 2017|Categories: Travel Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

My next destination after partying at Munich’s Oktoberfest was Lake Bled, located in Slovenia. A beautiful quaint town surrounded by the alps; with a turquoise coloured lake right at the heart of it. What makes it even more dreamy is the church built on an tiny island [...]

Orvieto, Italy’s Hidden Gem You Must Know About

By | 2017-09-26T21:29:35+00:00 June 18th, 2017|Categories: Travel Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Orvieto is a small city perched on top of a rock cliff. Consisting of two distinct parts, the old-town hilltop and the new town situated below. Although Orvieto draws its fair share of tourist, it is less packed and chaotic as compared to the big [...]

iO Italian Osteria – Authentic Italian Cuisine in the West

By | 2017-09-26T21:29:32+00:00 June 18th, 2017|Categories: Food|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

After travelling to Italy, I fell in love with Italian cuisine. Pastas, Pizzas and of course the wines that compliment the dishes. Having heard of iO Italian Osteria, I headed to the restaurant to get my Italian cuisine fix. Located in HillV2, the newly opened shopping mall at Hillview. [...]

8 Things to Do in Bratislava, Slovakia in a Day

By | 2017-09-26T21:29:28+00:00 June 18th, 2017|Categories: Travel Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The country of Slovakia achieved independence only in 1993, making its history as an independent country less than 25 years old. Despite the young age of the nation, Slovakia and its capital, Bratislava had a tumultuous past, experiencing wars, and being a part of several [...]

Exploring and Shopping in Milan, the City of Fashion and Design

By | 2017-09-26T21:29:22+00:00 June 18th, 2017|Categories: Travel Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Milan, coined one of the fashion capitals in the world is the fifth-largest city in the European Union. A number of familiar luxury brands were founded in this city such as Prada, Versace, Armani, Dolce and Gabbana. As a shopaholic myself, Milan was one of my favourite shopping destinations. [...]

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