6 things to do in London for the clueless solo traveller

A London Travel Guide  So your next stop is London, United Kingdom. You have some time on your hands, but you are not quite sure how to theme your itinerary for those few days because you don’t want to do anything too touristy, and would very much prefer to wander about free-and-easy outside of shopping….

3 simple truths on the path of intentional solitude

The Call to Freedom from Ourselves I’ve struggled to write about my UK trip earlier this year. Not because it wasn’t memorable or noteworthy. Quite the contrary. The trip turned out to be a key marker of my 3-month sabbatical from work, and a major milestone on my journey towards uncovering my purpose, healing and…

6 things to do in Yogyakarta for solo travellers

Looking for solo travel destinations in Southeast Asia? Here are 6 things you do not want to miss if you are in the city of Jogja. Also included are my recommendations on Instagram worthy photo spots!

Rolling back the years in Koh Samui

“Do not regret growing older. It is a privilege denied to many.” – Anonymous And then there were three. Our usual group, which started off with five brothers making its first overseas trip to Bintan in 2007, has dwindled over time – four made the trip to Phuket in June 2014, and this time only…

Melaka weekend getaway

So I realised it’s been exactly two months since I last blogged about anything, and now that I finally have some free time on my hands it’s time to catch up on my blog! Warning: This blog post contains plenty of food pictures, read on an empty stomach at your own risk. For those of…

My KL2017 in pictures

It’s been a while since my last blog post. Not exactly in the mood to write much at the moment, plus I’m falling sick, so here’s hoping pictures can tell most of the story for me instead. If you just want to read the lighter and funnier stuff, scroll down to the section titled “Lighter Moments”….

Lombok: Chasing sea turtles, walking beneath waterfalls

Hey, everybody. Can’t believe this is only my second travel blog entry after last year’s maiden Vietnam trip post. If you haven’t read it, you can read that particular post here. Most of my previous posts were all reflections or on filming or work-related, so I’m not exactly the best versed at travel blogging. So…

12 highlights of my Vietnam trip

And so my much anticipated trip has finally come to an end. It was a much needed respite after a crazy few months at work, and this short week in the beautiful country up north has been one that was well spent, bringing about a fair share of pleasant surprises. Not every thing went according to plan…