Category: Guides

A Pictorial Guide To Venice

Ah, Venice… Some say the city will disappear within the next century due to climate change and the fact the city is steadily sinking. For now, Venice is absolutely stunning. See it while you can… Straight from the Venice train station, you are immediately greeted with the splendor of the city. Of course, the city is best known for its winding canals and many bridges connecting it all. Venice does not disappoint.  Although there are many spots where you can rent a gondola ride around the city, some places seem more packed than others. The Canal Grand is the...

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A Pictorial Guide To Malaysia

A Pictorial Guide To Malaysia Malaysia is one of the most diverse countries in all of Southeast Asia… From its melting pot of Hindu, Muslim and Buddhist cultures in the modern city of Kuala Lumpur to the expansive jungles in the untouched regions of the northern Borneo rainforest. Here is a pictorial of the week we spent exploring and trekking the country that definitely earns itself the distinction of being called “Truly Asia”. 01 Everyday, a crowd of people come to the Tanjung Aru Beach in Kota Kinabalu, Borneo to see the epic sunset. 02 At the foot of...

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Seoul, A Pictorial Guide To The South Korean Capital

A PICTORIAL GUIDE TO SEOUL KOREA From palaces and temples, which date back almost 700 years, to bustling shopping districts selling the latest in electronics and beauty accessories, Seoul is a juxtaposition in modern living… With the country’s rich traditions and future advancements in mind, here is a pictorial guide to some of the sites and popular areas you need to visit when you’re travelling to the South Korean capital. The entrance to the Gyeongbokgung Palace. Built in 1395, Gyeongbokgung is the largest and argueably the most beautiful of the five palaces located in Seoul. On any given day...

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A Traveller’s Guide to Korean Street Food

A TRAVELLER’S GUIDE TO KOREAN STREET FOOD Street food can be found almost everywhere in Seoul, but none are more concentrated and varied as in the busy shopping district of Myeongdong… As I wander the crowded streets, filled with skin care and cosmetic shops, I can’t help but wonder how Korea, with their obsessions on beauty and staying fit manages to stave off so much temptation with street food such as these. As the sweet scent cling blissfully in the air as you walk by, from the looks at the lineups surrounding the busy stalls, it doesn’t look like...

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5 Of The Best Bars In Belfast, Ireland

5 Of The Best Bars In Belfast, Ireland Belfast, Northern Ireland’s capital city is looking beyond its troubled political past to become a tourist hot spot. A city which thrives on its friendly people and lively drinking culture, locals here demand pubs of quality. Luckily for Belfast, it has them in droves… A city rich in history, Belfast may best be known as the city that built the ill-fated RMS Titanic. Increasing interest in those who wish to witness the birthplace of the doomed passenger liner or because they just love the bubblegum-coated movie has brought many a tourist...

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