Today, a friend of mine took me to a newly opened restaurant called Ujong. Owned by Chef Shen Tan who’s known for her so-called “Mod-Sin” (Modern Singaporean) cuisine. Mod-Sin cuisine is a combination of the eastern flavours of Singapore with a dash of western tang. The truth is, before I came to this restaurant, I haven’t really heard about Mod-Sin cuisine. […]
I visited a rather unusual tourist destination in Paris. Many people consider this place desolate and dismal. But this place had a certain allure to it. And my little trip to the Pere Lachaise cemetery reminded me how life should be celebrated despite its bitter sorrows. A lot of famous people are laid to rest here. […]
There are many things that had gone wrong in this trip. For a lot of people, traveling to Europe half prepared can spell disaster. Not in my case though. Well, sometimes a series of wrong moves and a little “come what may” philosophy can actually lead to something right. Here are some of the unplanned […]
If fairy tales were true, this is the place where it all happened! There’s a lot to love about the Loire Valley in France, the turreted castles, the astonishing landscape, the scenic vineyards, and oh, did I mention the sunset is just breathtakingly beautiful! It’s beyond words!
I only spent half a day in Osaka. I was surprised at how flamboyant it was! I wished that I could have spent more time there. Here are a few photos I took in Osaka.
Fushimi Inari Shrine is one of the most visited attractions in southern Kyoto. Famous for its thousands of vermillion torii gates. I’ve managed to snap quite a number of shots while I was there. Here are some of them.
I am not a wine aficionado but I am growing fonder of wines day by day. In fact one of the reasons that compels me to travel to a particular city or country is the desire to visit vineyards and to taste wines. Bordeaux being famous for its first-class wines, makes it one of the top […]
This city was on my priority list of must-visit cities in Europe, but after spending a few days in Paris, I had less motivation to head over to Barcelona. But when I got there, I was in for a pleasant surprise. I had no definite itinerary, so as soon as I arrived in Barcelona, I […]
I’ve always fantasized about strolling along the cobblestone streets, eat baguette by the river Seine, marvel at the countless sculptures of the famous “City of Lights”, Paris! Long have I waited for the moment to set my foot on this lovely city. And just before my trip, the mere thought of flying off to Paris […]
Florence is the capital city of the Italian region of Tuscany and of the province of Florence. It is the most populous city in Tuscany, with approximately 370,000 inhabitants, expanding to over 1.5 million in the metropolitan area.