• Tsuru no Yu Outdoor Onsen
    Japan,  Travel Tips

    Let’s Onsen, Ling!

    I had my first Onsen experience in 2014 at Sheraton Grande Hotel in Miyazaki. By then I had already visited Japan a couple of times and thought it was time I try out Japan’s famous Onsen culture. I was quite…

  • Keisuke Tokyo Ramen Dining
    Food,  Singapore

    Keisuke Tokyo Ramen Dining RWS Review

    I took my Mum out to Sentosa last week as she wanted to visit Madam Tussauds. After the visit, we decided to check out Resorts World Singapore (RWS) for dinner options. After checking out the other dining options at RWS…

  • Japan,  Travel Tips

    Should I drive in Japan, Ling?

    You’re wondering if you should drive in Japan for your next trip as you’ve visited Japan many times and/or want to explore outside the cities and off the beaten path. Before you drive in Japan, there are a couple of…

  • Japan,  Travel Tips

    Car rental in Japan, Ling?

    Now that you’re sure you want to do a road trip in Japan for your next holiday, how do you go about car rental in Japan?   Topics covered in this post: International Driving Permit Where to rent a vehicle?…

  • Japan,  Travel

    201503 Tokyo-Izu Peninsula Road Trip Day 9

    201503 Tokyo-Izu Trip Day 9 (Izu Peninsula Road Trip Day 5) – 2 Apr 2015, Thursday It was the last day of our Izu Peninsula road trip before we head back to Tokyo. Weather was back to blue skies which…

  • Sō Ramen
    Food,  Singapore

    創 Sō Ramen Breadtalk IHQ Review

    My brother took us out for lunch together with my nephew last Saturday. We headed to Tai Seng as the area would be less crowded on a weekend. We checked out a number of food places as we walked from…

  • Sunset at Dogashima
    Japan,  Travel

    201503 Tokyo-Izu Peninsula Road Trip Day 7

    201503 Tokyo-Izu Trip Day 7 (Izu Peninsula Road Trip Day 3) – 31 Mar 2015, Tuesday Our aim for the day was to eat Izu Peninsula seafood, visit a number of places of interest on the southern part of Izu…