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Getting the opportunity to travel out of Singapore, I spontaneously agreed to fly to India without any prior knowledge on what to expect.For a total of 8 days in India, I started out from Amritsar and explored the Dharamsala...
Taiwan is a traveller's darling — food is cheap, locals are friendly, and at four hours away; it's a great destination for a weekend trip. There's cosmopolitan Taipei, urban Kaohsiung, Alishan's famous sunrise, and Kenting's beach-bum vibe.And then there's...
Was it worth waking up early to watch the 415am tuna auction? After just 3 hours of sleep, we stumbled groggily out of the cab at 4am. No buses or trains were running at that time and light had only...
In China, cash ain't king. Mobile payment apps like WeChat Pay and Alipay are becoming essential. Here's how to make life easier on your next trip to China.After not visiting China for more...
Pick your own strawberries, camp atop mountains and soak in waterfalls in Khao Kho, which locals call the Thailand Alps.  A respite from all the shopping and eating done in Bangkok, Khao Kho is the perfect escape to cool alpine...
On the surface, a trip to Taiwan seems pretty standard — getting stuffed with street food, and hitting the trendy streets of Taipei. But beyond the Ximending buzz, we found a whole gamut of adventures, ranging from the...
I have a love-hate relationship with Bangkok. Love it, cause it’s a short flight away, is relatively cheap, and makes a refreshing short escape from everyday life. Hate it, cause many people seem to have that same idea too....
PSA: Affordable Singapore staycation ideas for the perfect weekend getaway — without spending too much!Oasia Hotel Downtown. Photo credit: Oasia HotelsLast update: 25 Nov...
Enjoy the breathtaking caldera views by Lake Toba, hike up smoking volcanoes in Berastagi, and replenish your lost calories in the gastronomic paradise of Medan.When you think of calderas, an immediate destination...
Taiwan is known for its street food and snacks, definitely the one of the favourite stops of foodies. Located at the north of Taipei, Shilin night market is inarguably the most popular night market in Taiwan. If you are planning your upcoming trip to...
From greasy roadside dai pai dongs to rambunctious cha chaan tengs showcasing the best of Cantonese cuisine and Hong Kong's food culture, this Hong Kong food guide shows where it's worth packing those calories on for your...
Cycle on dirt trails, kayak through mangroves and hike to a quarry — here is our ultimate Pulau Ubin guide for a back to nature day trip!Singapore's second largest island, Pulau Ubin is...
New year new me. Start your 2021 right with these unique hotels in Singapore!Let’s be honest: We all want to write off 2020. Now that it’s coming to an end, let’s start 2021...
Lesser-known hotels in Singapore from just S$86/night! — Singapore Staycation Squad, assemble!Photo credit: The Great MadrasUpdate: If you haven't heard, our SingapoRediscovers vouchers have...
Co-written by: Edelyn Chua & Charlotte AngFrom hidden waterfalls to expansive paddy fields, Bali still has many hidden gems just waiting to be uncovered.  A couple of weeks back, The Travel Intern held an Ambassador's Boot Camp in Bali where...
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...
What's good in this Kyushu itinerary: Chasing autumn colours on Kyushu's scenic retro trains from Fukuoka to Kagoshima. Eating at traditional roadside yatai stalls. Unique sauna episodes under volcanic sand.Japan may scream TOKYO but...
Surrounded by a concrete jungle day in and out, I often yearn for the outdoors and nature. With only 3 days to spare for a short getaway, I found just the perfect place to stretch out my limbs and get...
Railway tracks are so last season — Check out these 11 lesser known Instagrammable spots along Singapore's Rail Corridor instead!Earlier this year, you might've seen your Instagram feed flood with pictures of people...
3 Days and 2 Nights in KyotoStepping out of the train onto the platform at Kyoto Station, everything seemed pretty much the same as the rest of Japan; Yet, Kyoto is a...