Strangers Encounter #10

One of my most memorable trip was to Hanoi. It wan’t a trip that I planned myself but it was a sponsored trip that I won in a contest by Samsung back in 2013. 20 winners from all over SouthEast Asia met together in Hanoi for the fun of photography. All of us were strangers…

Strangers Encounter #9

Me and Melissa was doing a staycation at a capsule hostel. At night when we came back from supper shopping, we saw a Caucasian girl sitting next to our table, asked us to take a picture of her to send to her mom. I started to ask her where she’s from and the conversation goes…

Strangers Encounter #8

The Goblin co-star Lee Dong Wook was having a Press Conference in town. I was waiting alone inside Plaza Singapura entrance, where I heard people speaking in Cantonese behind me. Out of curiosity I turned around and saw an aunty and uncle, they were wondering what people are waiting for. So I replied them in…

Strangers Encounter #7

In the beginning I doesn’t really like instagram because it only allows people to post pictures in square 1:1 while all my photos are landscape 16:9. So it was really inconvenient for me and I doesn’t like my photos to be cropped. Months/years later they return to the landscape size and I was happy. I…

Strangers Encounters #6

I was queuing alone waiting for a seat in a restaurant one evening. I took out my Austria travel book to read to kill time. Someone from behind started talking to me when she noticed what I was reading, asked if I am going to Austria. She thought I was a tourist but realised that…

My Story in Austria – Hallstat

I had been seeing this place for quite some time now, some of my friends had been there and I was glad that it’s my turn to take the most picturesque spot for my page cover XD Hallstat – a small village by the Lake Hallstatt declared a World Unesco World Heritage Site. I thought…

My Story in Austria – Salzburg

It start when we all woke up at 3am in Salzburg. The sky was still dark. I couldn’t sleep well the first night. I was 6 hours behind Singapore time. Mom and granny started to prepare breakfast and we were already out by 630am. Monchsberg Hill There’s a place I wanted to go where The…

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,…