The Beginner’s Guide to Tokyo

Some of the must-sees and dos for first-timers to the city of Tokyo, Japan See the Tokyo Tower If Paris has the Eiffel Tower, Tokyo has this monument. I arrived into Tokyo late at night,…

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Why Visit Japan’s Shibasakura Festival

I did the day trip to Kawaguchiko for the seasonal Shibasakura Festival. Although I just missed the Sakura season in Tokyo, I was right on time for the Shibasakura blooming at Kawaguchiko, near Mount Fuji. …

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Storytime: I Got Sniffed at in Istanbul

As a (mostly) solo female traveler, I’ve experienced my fair share of weird situations. When I travelled to Istanbul, Turkey a couple years ago, I experienced my absolute worst cases of female harassment. At the very…

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The Weekender’s Guide to Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

12 Things to Do in the Borneo city of Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia. TLDR; it was a long holiday weekend and all flights to anywhere was mad expensive. So when I saw that there were promos…

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The Travel Guide to Istanbul, Turkey

How I spent two full days exploring the best of Istanbul. Istanbul was one of my favourite destinations to date. The city is beautiful, steeped in history and culture, has an amazing cuisine, and not…

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Travel Beauty Hack: Lash Extensions

Why I love having eyelash extensions on for when I travel. I hate mascara. I have very straight, stubborn eyelashes, that no mascara has been able to keep them up for long… unless they’re the…

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How to squeeze Busan’s Best in a Weekend

How I made use of Busan’s tourist buses to squeeze all of my must-sees over two days. This was my itinerary of sorts when I visited Busan in South Korea. Like my trip to Seoul,…

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The Ultimate Travel Guide to Busan, South Korea

After spending a few days in Seoul, South Korea, I took the train to Busan. Busan is the next largest city in South Korea after Seoul. This port city is a common side trip to…

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The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Seoul, South Korea

A one-stop guide on the city of Seoul, South Korea, for first timers. My trip to Seoul, South Korea was rather last minute. In fact, it was only confirmed a week before departure, and I…

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Top 8 Neighbourhoods to Explore in Seoul

A guide to some of my favourite neighbourhoods in Seoul, South Korea. When I visited Seoul, South Korea, I was pleasantly surprised by how diverse the neighbourhoods were. From culture, history, shopping to nightlife, each…

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