Exploring Historical Village of Hokkaido (開拓の村)

Apart from exploring UNESCO Heritage sites, part of my travel is also to learn and understand the history of the particular region / country that I am visiting. Therefore, when visiting Sapporo, one not to be missed is the Historical Village of Hokkaido (開拓の村, Kaitaku no Mura). Historical Village of Hokkaido (開拓の村) is an open … More Exploring Historical Village of Hokkaido (開拓の村)

Winter Wonderland @ Hoshino Resorts Tomamu

Hokkaido (北海道), the most northern part of Japan’s main island is popular for its natural hot springs, volcanoes as well as various ski resorts catering for different clientele. While Niseko, Rusutsu and Furano are some of the more popular ski resorts, we decided to check out Hoshino Resorts TOMAMU (星野リゾート トマム) given that they have … More Winter Wonderland @ Hoshino Resorts Tomamu

Magnificent View @ The Peace Park (平和公園)

The Peace Park (平和公園) of Hakone located within the Gotemba City offers another location where one can capture the breathtaking view of Mount Fuji. Located on the mountainside of the outer rim of Hakone crater, Peace Park (平和公園) also serve as one of the golden spots in sightseeing in Shizuoka Prefecture. The symbol of the park, The … More Magnificent View @ The Peace Park (平和公園)

Cambodia, Day 2 @ Phnom Penh – Part 1

Day 5 started with visitation to the Royal Palace after a good morning breakfast in the hotel. Royal Palace (ព្រះបរមរាជាវាំងនៃព្រះរាជាណាចក្រកម្ពុជា) The Royal Palace, full name in Khmer language as “Preah Barum Reachea Veang Chaktomuk Serei Mongkol (ព្រះបរមរាជវាំងចតុមុខសិរីមង្គល)” is a complex of buildings serving as the royal residence of the King of Cambodia. It have been … More Cambodia, Day 2 @ Phnom Penh – Part 1

Memories of Cambodia @ Phnom Penh…. we are finally here!

Completing our journey in Siem Reap, we head off to Phnom Penh next for another 2 days of exploration. We choose to fly to Phnom Penh instead of taking the 8 hours road journey by car. Unfortunately for us, our flight were delayed for several hours hence we were stuck in the small and simple … More Memories of Cambodia @ Phnom Penh…. we are finally here!