5 Insta-worthy Airbnbs in Seoul to Enjoy

There are many factors that come into play when searching for the perfect Airbnb. For some, price is primary driving force while others may want to stay in the best locations. Many want a nice comfortable stay out of their Airbnbs, something that reminds them of home....

Enjoy Stunning Osaka Autumn Views at Hoshi no Buranko

Autumn is the best season. The weather turns cool enough for jackets and sweaters and hot cups of coffee, dusk gets longer and shadows deepen, and leaves turn from green into stunning hues of reds and oranges.   Some of our favourite holiday destinations are arguably...

Budget Japan Itinerary – 5D4N in Tokyo for Family of 5 for Under $7,000

So you’re gearing up for a family getaway and everyone’s keen on visiting Tokyo. Even your two sulky teenagers light up when they hear you and your spouse discussing the destination. And your six-year-old? He just can’t wait to catch Pikachu in the flesh.   But wait,...

Sakurai: The Ultimate Tokyo Tea Experience

The season of Autumn is upon us, though it hardly matters to those of us who reside near the Equator. In Japan however, it means that temperatures are slowly dropping, typically reaching a cool range of about 23˚C to 28˚C in the day. With clear skies and cooling...

Here’s Our Pick of the Best Things to do in Singapore – August 2019

If you constantly find yourself planted behind a desk or stuck in the car for much of your day, you’re not alone. Thanks to our urban lifestyle and the convenience of technology, people in Singapore are more inactive than ever. All that sitting down could be taking a...

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5 Insta-worthy Airbnbs in Seoul to Enjoy

There are many factors that come into play when searching for the perfect Airbnb. For some, price is primary driving force while others may want to stay in the best locations. Many want a nice comfortable stay out of their Airbnbs, something that reminds them of home....

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4 Unusual Staycations for the Adventurous

What does silence sounds like? Living in the city means we are constantly exposed to environmental noises. Normal conversations at 60 decibels (dB), moving trains at 95dB, electronic dance music concert go as high as 140dB. Over time, our urban lifestyle, in spite of...

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Sakurai: The Ultimate Tokyo Tea Experience

The season of Autumn is upon us, though it hardly matters to those of us who reside near the Equator. In Japan however, it means that temperatures are slowly dropping, typically reaching a cool range of about 23˚C to 28˚C in the day. With clear skies and cooling...

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10 Iconic Seoul Street Foods to Try

We may know and love Korea for its as K-pop and K-dramas, but Korean cuisine offers just as much variety, excitement and visceral satisfaction. Although, for many foreigners, the experience of Korean food tends to center around cultural mainstays - BBQ, fried chicken...

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7 Macau Famous Foods (And Where to Try Them)

With its glitzy casinos and luxurious world-class entertainment, Macau's reputation as the 'Vegas of Asia' is well deserved. Once a sparsely populated collection of coastal islands, Macau is today a major resort city offering world class entertainment and glitzy...

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3 Places to Enjoy Kappo Cuisine in Singapore

Before the where, let’s start with the what. When it comes to forms of Japanese cuisine, Kaiseki and Izakaya are terms that you hear most often thrown around. Both are at the opposite ends of the Japanese culinary spectrum with the former offering an intricate and...

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8 Lessons You Only Learn by Travelling

Travelling is often associated with a holiday, and holidays are usually recreational and fun, as they should be. For many, it’s an ideal way to have an escapade from the strenuous life that governs our day to day.  Pull apart the surface layers of excitement and fun,...

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18 August, Sunday

18 August, Sunday

Image by chopsticksontheloose via Instagram.18 August, Sunday JAPAN, Fukuoka – Itoshima is a seaside city of beautiful beaches, cascading waterfalls and stunning scenic beauty. One of the most exquisite sights is found on Futamigaura beach, where a stark white torii...

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17 August, Saturday

Image by kohki via Instagram. 17 August, Saturday SINGAPORE – In this rarely seen vantage of the Marina Bay area, grey-blue concrete and glass edifices stand as towering symbols of modernity and ambition. Yet cradled in their midst are the simple, orange-roofed...

16 August, Friday

Image by kohki via Instagram.16 August, Friday SINGAPORE – With a design that calls to mind Chinese bamboo steamers stacked atop each other, the National Technological University’s Learning Lab building might well be a pressure cooker for students, especially when...

15 August, Thursday

Image by onderkoca via Instagram. 15 August, Thursday THAILAND, Bangkok – With its signature rainbow marquee tent-tops, Rod Fai (aka Train Night Market) is among Bangkok’s most popular night markets. Judging by the sheer variety on offer, and now that it’s a lot more...

14 August, Wednesday

Image by chopsticksontheloose via Instagram. 14 August, Wednesday JAPAN, Miyazaki – With calm waters and breathtaking views, Takachiho Gorge is one of the best spots to appreciate Japan’s natural beauty. The site perhaps owes its supernatural beauty to its spiritual...

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