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)
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)
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)
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.
Another year ended as we usher in the year of 2018. Here wishing everyone a fantastic year ahead. May all your wishes come true.
Merry Christmas everyone. Thank you for the wonderful support in 2017. Looking forward to another fantastic year in 2018.
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 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
Our exploration in Sapa ended with our overnight train back to Hanoi. Our train actually arrived in Hanoi at 430 am. Oh no… what are we going to do? To our surprised, we were met at the station by the friendly associate of Hanoi Boutique Hotel and added to the surprised, we arrived at the hotel only … More UNESCO Heritage Site of Vietnam : 2 Days 1 Night Cruise along Halong Bay
Crossing over the wooden bridge through the Muong Hoa Valley water stream, you will reach Ta Van Village, where two major minorities groups: the Giay and the Dao resides. Ta Van Village is a picturesque valley of Muong Hoa Valley where one has the advantage to stay in the cosy home-stay for a close-up experience of the life-style and culture of … More Beautiful Sapa : Ta Van Village