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Japan's Tochigi Prefecture has been touted strawberry kingdom, gyoza kingdom, and guess what, alpaca kingdom! Hold up, China, looks like Japan has its three kingdoms too. City escapists like us always search for the furthest-flung...
When people ask what my favourite country is, I often alternate between Iceland and India. When it's the former, I get nods in agreement (even if they've never visited); But when it's the latter, I usually get a...
Yes, this was the Royal Caribbean Cruise to Nowhere ship that had a suspected Covid-19 case on board.You might have caught the news of the Cruise to Nowhere...
Just two hours from Seoul, the stunning province of Gangwon-do is the perfect destination to escape from the crowds.Photo credit: @shin____zzang via InstagramGangwon...
Key highlights include winter must-sees like Zao Fox Village, Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park and the charming snow piled Gassho-styled roofs in Shirakawa-go. Find out how to maximise your JR Pass on a trip to Japan in winter!
How does one cope with burnout? Google might suggest "recalibrating in nature" while friends might tell you to just "leave Singapore".Under the restraints of a budget and travel limitations, I did the next...
I love this time of the year. National Day represents the perfect opportunity to release our pent up patriotism in the talismanic tunes of Kit Chan and Dick Lee, in the non-judgemental comforts of our own home. Our ill-mannered...
Anyone remember Changi's Budget Terminal in 2012? The space has now transformed into a vibrant new Terminal 4 with absolutely zero trace of the former hospital-like corridors.Filled with lots of natural light, captivating art displays and a handful of new...
Explore the Kansai region with the Kansai-Hiroshima JR Pass for less than S$900 with this 8-day Japan itinerary.After realising we were able to explore Osaka, Kyoto and Nara for under S$70 a day (including...
If you’ve ever stepped into Japan, you’ll know a huge part of getting around is by the Shinkasen (bullet trains). Trains travel at 320km/hr — cutting the travel time to other cities almost by half when driving.For ¥18,000, the JR East...
This Busan itinerary shows you why this charming coastal city deserves more than just a day trip from Seoul!Seoul and Jeju are popular holiday destinations in Korea, but few visit Busan beyond...
Address: 83 Wuhu St, Hung Hom, Hong Kong Cost/night: From HK$800 (~S$145) Front desk: Runs 24 hours Website: Hotel SávTL;DR - Situated near Whampoa MTR Station, near many local eateries - Trendy, cosy, themed rooms - Many chill, common areas to hang outClick to jump to relevant section: Facilities...
Spot wildlife at the fresh water streams and elevated walkways of Windsor Nature Park!Ask any local "where to hike in Singapore", chances are MacRitchie Treetop Walk will come...
Be it a graduation trip or just a week long getaway with your squad, Kerala of India is the new "IT" place to explore for a full dose of culture, nature, and adventure! 
Get around the Lion City the Singaporean way with these 11 Singlish terms!Here's something Wikipedia doesn't make obvious — "Singlish" is the lingua franca of Singapore. Essentially colloquial Singaporean English, this unique and...
1. Grab a halal mealHangzhou’s halal restaurants serve up steaming bowls of beef noodle soup, cumin-flavoured lamb chops and smoky lamb shashlik. Most of these dishes come from the northwestern parts of China such as Lanzhou in Gansu province,...
Everything you need to know about the mysterious WWII Marsiling Tunnel.As someone who'd never say no to scouting hidden rooftops and last minute hangouts — I always thought of myself as adventurous and...
There's a reason why East side is the better side of Singapore 😝Having spent most of my teenage years around Katong and living in the east for almost three decades, I can safely say,...
Our guide to getting the most out of your hike at Chestnut Nature Park.On the fringe of Central Catchment Nature Reserve is Chestnut Nature Park — the first nature park in Singapore to...
Ever dreamed of catching the sunrise from a hot air balloon? What about taking the leap at the most beautiful skydiving spot on earth, or staying a night at the world's first seven-star hotel? Guess what, you...