Bartley Residences: Win Us Korean Combi Blinds and Unislat

bartley residences

Many readers asked me about the blinds that I used and their costs. I realised I didn’t share much about it, partly because taking pictures of the blinds are very tedious. There is a high contrast, indoor is dark but outdoor is too bright due to the harsh sunlight. I may be able to neutralise … Read more

One Day in Otaru: Otaru Aquarium, Otaru Canal, Music Box Museum

One Day in Otaru

Otaru is a pleasant harbour city near Sapporo that is famous for its fresh seafood, winter snow lantern festival, well-preserved canal and historical townscape. Just half an hour away from Sapporo by train, it has the perfect size to explore in a day. Thus, many tourists regard Otaru as a day trip destination from Sapporo. … Read more

What to Wear for Winter in Japan: Guide for First Timers

What to Wear for Winter in Japan

I’ve been asked by readers on what to wear for winter in Japan, especially in places with sub-zero temperatures like Hokkaido. If this is your first time travelling to a cold country, you may feel apprehensive on what to wear and what to buy. I could totally understand you as I felt the same way … Read more

Hokkaido Travel Tips: Public Transport in Hokkaido

Hokkaido Travel Tips

People often talk about their Hokkaido trip, but when they do, it isn’t always about useful travel tips or things you should know before traveling there such as public transport in Hokkaido. When I headed off to Hokkaido for the first-time, there were a few things I wish I had known before setting off. I … Read more

New Taipei City – Summer Vacations in Taiwan

Summer Vacations in Taiwan

➡ Day 1: Singapore > Taipei | Xinbeitou Hot Spring, Shilin Night Market➡ Day 2: Taipei > Kaohsiung | E-DA World➡ Day 3: Kaohsiung | E-DA Theme Park > Taichung | Fengjia Market➡ Day 4: Taichung City Tour➡ Day 5: Taichung > Cingjing➡ Day 6: Cingjing > Taipei Finally, I’m at my last post now. I pushed myself so hard … Read more

Royal Caribbean Mariner of the Seas Review

Royal Caribbean Mariner of the Seas

This marks our first Royal Caribbean cruise vacation, and we were SO excited about it. We’ve been on SuperStar Virgo twice in 2010 and 2012, and the cruise duration was only 4D3N. This time, we’ve decided to indulge in a long cruise with Mariner of the Seas from Singapore to Laem Chabang (Thailand) and Phu … Read more

KoreaTravel Trip Report: DIY 9-Day Korea Winter Itinerary

Korea Travel

South Korea has so many attractions and unique experiences to offer. During winter season, the country comes to life with interesting winter festivals and exciting snowy attractions. Beautiful landscapes, scrumptious food and an endless array of cool activities – what’s not to love? If you’re planning to visit Korea in winter, bookmark our D.I.Y. 9-day … Read more

Taiwan Day 5 – Taichung to Cing Jing

Puli King Garden

Cingjing Itinerary: Puli King Garden, Guangxing Paper Mill, Feeling 18C, The Old England, Green Green Grassland, Small Swiss Garden, Dreamtown Minsu. I can’t believe I took so long to write up our Taiwan trip in June last year. Hopefully, I could finish it before we head for another vacation this coming school holiday. To speed … Read more

Why We Love 3m Filtered Water Dispenser (8 Reasons)

3m Filtered Water Dispenser

Almost every household has at least one 3M product. I looked around my home and found 3M Post-it® notes, Command™ damage-free utility hooks, polarizing lamp, various Scotch-Brite® cleaning products, Nexcare™ first-aid products, and N95 face mask. 3M is a leading global supplier of innovative products that are making lives easier and better. In our work, … Read more