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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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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The Ultimate Guide to Buying K-Beauty in Seoul

I’m a beauty junkie. When I found out I was locked for a work trip to Seoul, South Korea, the first thing I did was list down brands to check out and stock the hell…

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10 Tips for the Nervous New Diver

Don’t you just… hate, those who take to scuba diving like fish to water? As much as I love scuba diving, I can get a serious case of the nerves before that first dip underwater.…

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What to Expect at Israel’s Immigration

Lots of questioning and tight security, but professional and friendly. The immigration process at Israel’s Ben-Gurion Airport was one of the strictest that I’ve encountered in all of my travels. I tell you what I’ve…

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The Beginner’s Guide to the City of Venice

A quick guide on the city of Venice, Italy, for first timers. The city of Venice is unlike any other city in the world. Many has tried to replicate its essence and none has quite…

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