Every year, Bali is celebrating what is called Nyepi, or also known as Silence Day — a big celebration in the religion of Hindu. For the Balinese, Nyepi is a celebration of a new year in their Saka calendar. As for this year, they day fell on 17 March 2018, where the silent period started … More Nyepi Staycation at INAYA Putri Bali
Hotel Tugu Bali is not just ‘another hotel in Bali’. Despite the fact that the hotel is located at (most probably) the prime area in the island – Jalan Pantai Batu Bolong, Canggu – Hotel Tugu Bali is much more than just that. Owned by Bali’s largest collector of Indonesian fine art, Anhar Setjadibrata, Hotel Tugu Bali … More Hotel Tugu Bali: Romantic Art in The Heart of Canggu
I have a confession to make: I’m a not a beach goer. Dang! That’s probably a big sin since I’ve been living in Bali for quite some time. I’m not saying I hate beaches, no. I’m just not much of a swimmer, or a surfer, or someone who needs a lot of tanning (obviously, LOL)… … More A Weekend Getaway in Ubud, Bali
Even though I’ve lived in Bali for 3 years (not exactly in a row, but yeah, that long), Ubud is always special. It’s where I go to relax and unwind from the crowded south part of the island, and to see the greener side as well. Last weekend, I went there for a getaway and … More Padma Resort Ubud – Weekend Staycation
Last Sunday, I was in Hilton Bali Resort with my 2 besties, Maria and Andre, for a day visit. The resort itself nestled in a peaceful location in Nusa Dua area, stunningly standing tall on a 40-meter cliff overlooking Indian ocean. They have 389 rooms & suites, 19 villas, 6 restaurants, 8 semi-outdoor spa villas, … More 5 Things To Do at Hilton Bali Resort
Planning to go for a 1-2 week #adfriendture with your bestie? In Asia, this route has been popular for quite some time: Hong Kong – Shenzhen – Macau, for its easy access and choices of things to do and see. I actually have been there back in 2013, with my it-bro: Andre*. However, I haven’t … More 5 Important Things to Know Before Traveling to Hong Kong – Shenzhen – Macau
First of all, please note that I am NOT the author of the book I’m holding in the picture above. I found this book at the lobby of Prat Rajapruek Resort & Spa in Chiang Mai. If you wish to get more details of the book, please contact them directly. Thank you 🙂 If you’re … More Volunteering in Thailand (A Guide for Dog Lovers)
Some of you might be questioning how my life is in Bangkok, Thailand. Well, to make it short, I would just say that it’s AWESOME! I get to live abroad with my beloved man… I got a job in a cool start-up company with colleagues from all around the world… I basically travel everyday around … More Highlights in Bangkok – 2015 Edition
JAPAN: Day 7 – Tokyo (Sunday, 25 January 2015) Finally, this will be the last post for my Japan Winter Trip in 2015. I’ve got other countries whose highlights I wanna review, but for Japan, I just have to review everything. Day by day. For the WHOLE WEEK! Surprisingly, on our last day in Tokyo, … More Sayonara, Japan!
JAPAN: Day 6 – Tokyo (Saturday, 24 January 2015) Living in a tropical country sometimes makes you miss winter a lot. That’s what happens to me all the time, especially after my first winter trip to Japan last January. Now I’m going to continue my Japan travel stories, and now I have reached Day 6! … More Bustling Tokyo, Here We Go!