SWAY WITH THE JAPANESE SUSUKI

If we think of autumn, we’d think of leaves turning red and eventually falling. It is something we all look forward to or hope to experience. Leaves may have fallen but the Japanese susuki or pampas grass are here to stay. Stretching up as high as two meters, its long feathery flowers sway so beautifully […]

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THE BEAUTY IN FALL

Endings, though we see it as something sad can actually be very beautiful. Although it means departure, it could also mean coming back into something greater than before. Like autumn, the changing and falling of leaves means surrender by letting nature take its course and yet it is the most wonderful thing to see. This year’s […]

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NIIGATA’S BEST

I have only been to Niigata for a good couple of days and it was one of those moments when you just immediately fell in love with the city. For sure there are more greater things and places that I haven’t seen yet but this trip has made my decision to come back a definite […]

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KOREADVENTURE PART 4: SEOUL’S HEART LOCKS

For the last part of my KOREADVENTURE, I will take you to the most romantic place in Korea! This is where people lock their promises to forever on top of the hasty panoramic view of the capital. Here we are in Seoul’s iconic Namsan Tower located at the top of Namsan Mountain. It is known to […]

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KOREADVENTURE PART 3: A PIECE BACK IN TIME

Korea is known to be a rapid developing country. Businesses are lucrative particularly in its capital city, Seoul with towering skyscrapers and a sophisticated railway system. Moreover, every district has always something interesting to offer for both locals and tourists alike. But wouldn’t it be nice to know a piece of their history? I know […]

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KOREADVENTURE PART 2: PRETTY -DELICIOUS SHOPS

For the second part of this KOREADVENTURE series, I will be taking you with me to the prettiest and most delicious shops in Seoul. There are so many to begin with, but I narrowed it down to top 3 of I think the most unique and currently the trendiest in Korea: Cosmetic Cafes! Yes girls, […]

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KOREADVENTURE PART 1: SEOUL FINDING

Hey guys, I know it’s been quite awhile (again) for me to update my whereabouts and whatabouts. I am currently enjoying every bit of my summer vacation before I’d say hello to another months of work – home routine. Finally, I’ve took the plunge to travel outside of my comfort zone and took a 5 […]

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THE PEACH TOWN

We all have that love and hate relationship with the scourging summer. But between those lines, I’m sure we can all agree what an amazing season it is! Currently in Japan (or maybe even now in your own country), we are gearing towards the peak of the summer season. That also would mean that the […]

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SAIL WITH ME IN LAKE ASHI

Ahoy there mates! Ye wanna board a ship? Aye, I know ye do. Today, I’ll be taking you around sailing! I think you guessed it from my attempt for a pirate accent. So be sure to slather up a lot of sun screen because we will be spending an entire day out in the sun! […]

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TAKE A BREAK AND ENJOY THE KAWAGUCHI LAKE

Who doesn’t love holidays? Although most companies established the idea of a Saturday-Sunday off, somehow these days go by with a blink of an eye. In Japan, there is a special holiday more popularly known as the Golden Week. Technically, these are set of holidays that are close to each other creating an almost one […]

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