Weekend in tropical Phu Quoc

The last time I visited Ho Chi Minh City was probably 7 years ago. It was also an impromptu trip with a couple of my uni mates. I can still remember us staying in a cheap guesthouse (which is basically like the top floor of someone's house), having pho at the famous restaurant that Bill Clinton … Continue reading Weekend in tropical Phu Quoc


Showers of Blessings at Songkran

I have always wanted to visit the famous Songkran Festival in Thailand, especially so after I met Mai and Cheer, my two besties from Thailand. So when I finally decided to go, I was all psyched up to get soaked! Of course, nothing can ever prepare you for the real thing - being out with the … Continue reading Showers of Blessings at Songkran

Sinulog – The Most Colourful Festival in the Philippines!

So each year, we'd do a festival trip where we'd go to a famous festival - be it music, party, cultural or religious, to soak up the local fun and festivities. Back when I was living in Japan, festivals are a huge thing. The entire local community would put in time, effort, resources to plan, … Continue reading Sinulog – The Most Colourful Festival in the Philippines!