My Story in Germany – Inzell

Finally my holiday arrived! I’ve been waiting for this day to come for another holiday and this time my mom and po po (grandmother) were in the trip with me to Europe! It was their first time to Europe and I am actually glad mom agreed to this trip because she’s a person that cannot…

Strangers Encounter #5

20 year old Alisa from the US, she was sitting in the living room of the guesthouse we shared together, with her light dinner or bread and tuna. I can’t help stop noticing her since the atmosphere was telling me she was alone. After I settle down my stuff I went to approach her and…

How To Get Around In Japan

Public transportation in Japan are extremely convenient, similar to Singapore it brings to the tourist places like Akihabara, Harajuku, Shinjuku, Ginza and more, unless you don’t like city area and prefer country side places however you will still get to there without much of a problem (with a sense of direction) Japan basically is an…

Strangers Encounter #4

Requested for Uber one morning, I got into the car, the uncle asked me for direction which gave me the impression the uncle is new and doesn’t seem to know the way so I started a conversation with him. He’s in his 50s and it was just his second day with Uber. He was telling…

Strangers Encounter #3

Fremantle – aka Freo, a city near Perth in the Western Australia, they called themselves Freo people. It’s the second time I visited the city so I wanted to do a time lapse at Cappucino Strip where it’s famous for alfresco style cafes and restaurants. And the locals love to enjoy their coffee time here,…

My Story in Japan – Osaka

Osaka – a place where the big neon sign of The Glico Man comes to your mind when you think of Osaka. Dotonbori Signboard serves an important purpose, giving message to audience and the Japanese has a way to make it attractive. Dotonbori are light up with neon signboard by night and it’s the busiest…

Valentine’s Day 2017 & DIY ideas

  Valentine’s Day. The feeling get girls excited thinking of what their boyfriend/husband plan for celebration. Candle Light Dinner? Roses? Chocolates? Presents?   When I was in a relationship I too have expectations on what my boyfriend is planning to do but he was still a student then, so it wasn’t appropriate to ask for…

My Story in Japan – Kyoto

  Kyoto – previously the capital of Japan, now famous for historical site and landscape, as well as delicious wagashi (Japanese confectionaries), it’s a good place to experience the modern and ancient time together in Kyoto. Shinkansen Bullet Train When you are in Japan, you must at least experience the Shinkansen for once. Bullet train is…

Strangers Encounter #2

On the day I needed to take a cab home, every cab that passes by was either on call or busy. Sometimes that’s very frustrating. Worried that I couldn’t get one on time,  I decided to request for Uber service. My transport came and it happened to be a lady driver. It was my first…

CNY Break 2017

The funniest ‘caring’ thing I heard this Chinese New Year is not “Nei Sik Bao Mei” (Have you eaten?) but rather “Nei Oh Jor Mei” (Have you pass motion yet?) This I heard from my aunty & uncle who is married for 30 years and as they aged, they pay more attention to each other’s…

My Story in Japan – Tokyo

Well, because I was half way done so I wanted to start again to tell you about my trip to Japan last year. I had always fell in love with Japan from young because of J-Pop and I always watch NHK on Astro so I must visit Japan and that dream finally came true and…

Strangers Encounter #1

The day when I was touring Osaka Castle garden, was a bright sunny day. The castle grounds are full of tourist admiring cherry blossoms. Just right outside the castle, there’s a stream surrounding the castle, perfect picture spot to capture the heritage wall and cherry blossoms trees along the stream. Then I saw this elderly…