Weekend Getaway: Old Head Kinsale

Old Head Kinsale, a slice of coastal paradise, protruding more than 3km into the Atlantic Ocean. Located on the Southwest Coast in County Cork, not just famous for its 17th century lighthouse but also a golfer’s paradise. According to trip advisor reviews, “Definitely one not to miss for golfers”. Last summer 2019, we drove upContinue reading “Weekend Getaway: Old Head Kinsale”

Blackrock Castle: Castellated Fortification

About 2km from the city centre of Cork is the rocky limestone outcrop that Blackrock Castle sits on. It has been a site of fortification since the late 16th century. The original tower was built by the citizens of Cork in 1582 to guard the water approach to the city from pirates and other raiders.Continue reading “Blackrock Castle: Castellated Fortification”

4D3N in Bali: Nusa Dua

Nusa Dua means two islands (nusa ‘island’, dua‘two’), because there are two islands in the bay of Bali. Known as an enclave of large five-star resorts, it covers 350 hectares of land and encloses more than 20 resorts. But don’t let the term resort area turn you off from visiting here. Taking a trip toContinue reading “4D3N in Bali: Nusa Dua”

Impromptu Weekend Getaway in Bintan

Routine can be attractive and certainly has its uses, but life is no fun without a little spontaneity. So, pack and go! Itching for a getaway and not worrying about your budget? Living in a fast-paced environment such as Singapore would mean that many of us crave a getaway for a good rest. Even so,Continue reading “Impromptu Weekend Getaway in Bintan”

A Sweet Experience at TrueLove Café

If you think you already know all there is to know about Bangkok, think again! Especially if you think Bangkok is more for fun shopping trips to stock up on a year’s worth of clothes and more – you’ll find that there’s more to Bangkok than you know. A private house in Soi Ari SamphanContinue reading “A Sweet Experience at TrueLove Café”

Our Nth-time in Baguio

With The Philippines being in a tropical climate, it’s fascinating that we can also experience the cold breeze and chilly weather here all year long. Nestled in the vast mountains of Benguet, Baguio City upholds its picturesque mountain sceneries and breath-taking destinations up to this day. Filipinos often call it the Summer Capital of theContinue reading “Our Nth-time in Baguio”

It’s more than Surfing in Baler

Just 5 hours away from Manila, it offers a wide array of activities and interesting attractions that you will surely enjoy in Baler. Baler is well-known as a surfing spot to most tourists. But did you know that there is so much more to this beautiful town than just surfing?! A weekend getaway or aContinue reading “It’s more than Surfing in Baler”

The Sweetness of Doing Nothing in Marjoly

Feeling relaxed and carefree and you could lounge on a beach staring at the clouds all day… “Dolce far Niente“, which means “the sweetness of doing nothing.” It does not mean being lazy, it is referring to the pleasure one gets from being idle. The ability to completely enjoy and savor a moment. Instead ofContinue reading “The Sweetness of Doing Nothing in Marjoly”

Penang: Weekend Escape

One of my favourite destinations in Malaysia is Penang. I was mesmerised by its unique country style beauty. In fact, there was a time, it’s been ranked by many travel reviews as one of the best travel destinations not just in the country or the region, but in the whole world! Penang was known, onceContinue reading “Penang: Weekend Escape”