South Korea Travel : Andong Hahoe Folk Village [UNESCO World Heritage] (안동 하회마을)

Finally! I manage to complete one of my bucket list….. Exploration to Andong Hahoe Folk Village (안동 하회마을), a part of  UNESCO World Heritage. I must say that it is definitely not easy to do research on how to get to Andong from Seoul. After several weeks of planning and attempt, we finally managed to complete our … More South Korea Travel : Andong Hahoe Folk Village [UNESCO World Heritage] (안동 하회마을)

South Korea Travel : Samcheong-dong (삼청동) & Bukchon Hanok Village (북촌한옥마을)

After the exciting morning exploration of Gyeongbokgung Palace (경복궁), our next stop is Samcheong-dong (삼청동). How to get to Samcheong-Dong (삼청동) using the subway : • Anguk Station (Line 3, Exit 1) – 10 minutes on foot • Gyeongbokgung Station (Line 3, Exit 5) – 20 minutes on foot

South Korea Travel : Gyeongbokgung Palace (경복궁)

After an exciting day exploring Gyeonggi-do area where we covered Namiseom Island (남이섬) and The Garden of Morning Calm (아침고요수목원) , the next day, we decided to spend the day exploring in Seoul. We started the day with exploration of Gyeongbokgung Palace (경복궁). Also known as Gyeongbok Palace, Gyeongbokgung Palace (경복궁) was the main royal palace back in the Joseon dynasty. It serve … More South Korea Travel : Gyeongbokgung Palace (경복궁)

South Korea Travel : The Garden of Morning Calm (아침고요수목원)

After our memorable exploration of Namiseom Island (남이섬) we head off to our next destination, The Garden of Morning Calm (아침고요수목원). We had originally planned to explore Petite France as well as the stop is along the way to The Garden of Morning Calm (아침고요수목원). Unfortunately, as we had spent too much time enjoying our exploration of Namiseom Island (남이섬), … More South Korea Travel : The Garden of Morning Calm (아침고요수목원)

South Korea Travel : Namiseom Island (남이섬)

Spring is here! I finally managed to re-visit one of my favourite Asian Country, South Korea to experience Spring Love! I could still remember my 1st visit to South Korea 17 years ago, it was the start of the k-drama hype where Namiseon Island (남이섬) was made popular by the popular korean drama, Winter Sonata (겨울연가). … More South Korea Travel : Namiseom Island (남이섬)

Happy Lunar New Year

Today is the first day of the Lunar New Year, marking the start of Spring. Here wishing everyone a great year of the Dog. May the year ahead be a prosperous year filled with wealth, happiness and health.

Beautiful Vietnam : 2 Days 1 Night Eco-Tour of Ninh Bihn

Ending our memorable 2 Days 1 Night exploration of the UNESCO Heritage Site of Vietnam : Halong Bay, we returned to Hanoi Boutique Hotel for 1 night stopover before we head off for our next exciting adventure. The warm feeling as we step into the hotel to be warmly welcome back by the associate of the … More Beautiful Vietnam : 2 Days 1 Night Eco-Tour of Ninh Bihn

Christmas Baking : Chewy Chocolate Peppermint Cookiesi

Christmas is my family and my favourite time of the year! And this year, this ‘Santarina’ decided to spend some time in the kitchen testing out some new cookies for Christmas. Recently discovered this wonderful recipe Chocolate Mint Kiss Cookies where I adapted the recipe a little and also replacing the Chocolate Mint Kisses with the Candy … More Christmas Baking : Chewy Chocolate Peppermint Cookiesi