Orh Luak Follow-Up …… And A Foodi-licious Filled Birthday Week

Did a check in my blog archives and noted that the last time I had only one entry in an entire month was back in August 2012! September flew by in a whizz, first with elections (which meant 1 long weekend as polling day was on Friday 11 September) in early September, followed by another … Continue reading Orh Luak Follow-Up …… And A Foodi-licious Filled Birthday Week

Hong Kong & Macau 2014: Day 3 New Adventures Part 2

DAY 3 (CON'T) Got back to Hong Kong Island (Hong Kong Station) at around 1230 Hrs. Had thought of going to Sky100 @ ICC but a moment of hesitation meant that I missed getting off at Kowloon Station ...... and so instead ended back at Hong Kong Station. Used the pocket wifi to do some … Continue reading Hong Kong & Macau 2014: Day 3 New Adventures Part 2

Japan 2013: Day 9 Odaiba + Venturing Out To Kamakura & Yokohama Part 3

DAY 9 (CON'T) Leaving Odaiba on the Yurikamome Line back to Shinbashi. Managed to find a camera setting that works on moving trains (decrease shutter speed I think) and so the next couple of pictures turned out much clearer. The train does 1 rotation around the port area after leaving the Rainbow Bridge ...... and … Continue reading Japan 2013: Day 9 Odaiba + Venturing Out To Kamakura & Yokohama Part 3

Japan 2013: Day 6 Next Up – Kyoto! Part 2

DAY 6 (CON'T) Did not manage to find a nice place anywhere for a post lunch drink/dessert. Popped my head out of level 10/11 of the building (The Cube) and saw that there was an outdoor area with escalators leading right back down to the train station ...... Decided to head up to the observation … Continue reading Japan 2013: Day 6 Next Up – Kyoto! Part 2

Japan 2013: Day 5 Leaving Osaka & Onto Kobe Part 1

DAY 5: MONDAY 18 NOVEMBER 2013 As per my tweet, am really looking foward moving on to a new city - Kobe after 3 days of Osaka (together with a mix of Hiroshima and Nara)! However one last thing to do in Osaka - sushi breakfast at Endo Sushi (located at Osaka's Central Wholesale market). … Continue reading Japan 2013: Day 5 Leaving Osaka & Onto Kobe Part 1

Japan 2013: Day 3 Hiroshima & Miyajima Part 5

DAY 3 (CON'T) Interesting sight of another 'wild' deer 'chasing' after a lady whilst walking back to the pier ...... Bought a stick of fried oysters to try from one of the roadside stalls. Fried food tastes so good in cold weather ...... lol Note: The original picture was too dark, so did some touch-up/editing … Continue reading Japan 2013: Day 3 Hiroshima & Miyajima Part 5

Japan 2012: Day 2 Hakone Part 1

Resuming my travel entries after a 3 month hiatus. Thrashed 1 draft that was dated 31st May & starting all over again with this ...... Originally drafted a food highlights for Part 1 and even prepared the collages last week but decided to rewrite this in chronological order instead, feels more authentic this way 😛 … Continue reading Japan 2012: Day 2 Hakone Part 1