Inside the Red Room: Red Velvet’s First Concert

Nothing can prepare me for the moment when the lights were all turned off and people started waving their pretty coral light sticks (mine was white 'cos bootlegged version yo!) The members appeared one by one and I started shouting, jumping and crying ALL AT THE FREAKING SAME TIME. I was an embarrassing mess.


Hanoi in 7 Days for $300 or less!

Xin Chao! I just returned from a week long trip to Hanoi, Vietnam. A lot of people say that traveling to Vietnam can be done on a shoestring budget and they did not lie! If you are still on the fence let me share with you how much I spent in Hanoi for a week. … Continue reading Hanoi in 7 Days for $300 or less!

Taiwan: Belle Epoque

While exploring the Cinema Street of Ximen we stumbled in this chic cafe and because Woolloomooloo was closed that day we decided to have our caffeine fix here. They were showing Roman Holiday!!! Belle Epoque has a rustic vibe and my kind of hipster vibe. Deciding where to sit was a decision making event.  I … Continue reading Taiwan: Belle Epoque

Hello Spring!

Caught early pinks blooms in Taipei

KDrama DIY Tour

Visited filming locations of two of the kdramas - The Legend of the Blue Sea푸른 바다의 전설 and Goblin 도깨비

The First Sunrise of 2017

Sunrise Festival at Gyeongpo Beach, Gangneung

Chasing Goofy

While I'm a self proclaimed cat lady, my favorite Disney character happens to be a dog! The first time I was in Disneyland, I was too excited for the rides and pictures that I missed the chance to take a photo with Goofy. This time, I was determined to have a picture with Goofy! Watch … Continue reading Chasing Goofy

Why Seoul?

In which I try to answer this question... This curious question comes up every now and then when I tell people that I have another trip to Korea. Even my Korean friend asked me this. The standard answer, "because it's a lovely place" does not do justice. I'm not going to lie, my introduction to … Continue reading Why Seoul?

Korean Visa Application 2016

Annyeong! UPDATE: Got my multiple entry visa valid for 3 years!!!! I'm getting ready to apply for a (South) Korean Visa again as my multiple entry visa expired last year. This time I was surprised how much the application form and some requirements has changed since my last application. The application form now has 5 pages!! … Continue reading Korean Visa Application 2016

Hong Kong 2016 in Film

There's something about coming back to a place, and in attempt to capture my third visit to Hong Kong I decided to go crazy with my camera gear. I brought a total of 4 cameras in this trip. One of them is the Olympus Pen EES half-frame camera which is so much older than me. … Continue reading Hong Kong 2016 in Film