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Golden Cowrie Restaurant Cebu: For Authentic Filipino Food!

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One of the best restaurants in the Philippines is the Golden Cowrie Restaurant. Known officially as the Golden Cowrie Native Restaurant, it serves up authentic Filipino food at a very reasonable price in a restaurant setting… Inside Golden Cowrie Restaurant … Continue reading

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Dolphin and Island Hopping Tour (Pamilacan, Balicasag, Virgin sandbar): A day of chasing dolphins and turtles

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Although we have already seen dolphins during our trip in Perth/Bunbury, we were excited to go for this dolphin and island hopping tour as we will be able to see the dolphins swim care-freely in the sea. We paid 2,900 … Continue reading

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Amorita Resort Bohol: My little love…

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There are many hotels in Bohol that claimed to be beachfront and it is really quite hard to tell how the actual conditions of hotels/resorts are. Pictures can sometimes be REALLY deceiving… We finally chose Amorita Resort in Bohol because … Continue reading

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Peacock Garden Bohol : Awesome Premier Infinity Pool and Seaview Room!

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There is only one word to describe Peacock Garden Bohol: Awesome! It costs us about SGD240 per night inclusive of taxes, and it was worth every single cent of it! Reception at lobby of Peacock Garden and Welcome drinks Map … Continue reading

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Oceanjet ferry from Cebu to Bohol: Fast and comfortable

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Bohol is about 1 hour 40 mins away from Cebu if you take the fast craft ferry. The tourist class ticket for Oceanjet is 1000 peso per person (return ticket). I understand that there are other ferries or boats that … Continue reading

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Castle Peak Hotel, Cebu, Philippines: Good location, Low price!

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Castle Peak Hotel in Cebu Philippines is one of the many boutique hotels that have sprung up in recent times. Kate scrolled through Agoda and found that the room is very affordable, has bathtub (always a plus!) and have amenities … Continue reading

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How to get from Singapore to Cebu?

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If you’re plannning to get from Singapore to Cebu, this post can give you a glimpse of how the planning can be done… Flights from Singapore to Cebu There are several flights from Singapore to Cebu which includes Philippine Airlines, … Continue reading

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Uniquely Singapore Staycation at Village Hotel Katong!

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Village Hotel Katong Staycation. Singapore Staycations have grown in popularity among Singaporeans in recent times and this can actually be proven by asking your friends a simple question – “Do you know what is a ‘staycation’?”. These days, they may … Continue reading

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What to eat at Marine Parade Food Centre?

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Marine Parade Food Centre is one of the highly rated hawker centres in Singapore and many will ask “What to eat at Marine Parade Food Centre ah?”. So during our recent staycation at Village Hotel Katong, we decided to check … Continue reading

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A Classy Treat at Lei Garden International Finance Center Hong Kong!

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Lei Garden is an atas Chinese restaurant that also has branches in Singapore and we were told to give it a try in Hong Kong because the price is about 30% lower. After trying out the Michelin-starred dim sum at … Continue reading

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The Minimalist Guide to Eating at Tim Ho Wan Hong Kong!

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So you have read our review of Tim Ho Wan Plaza Singapura and is now dying to visit the orignal Tim Ho Wan in Hong Kong? Here is the minimalist guide to eating at Tim Ho Wan @ Mong Kok. … Continue reading

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Guia Fortress and Lighthouse Macao : An Elusive Fortress Found!

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Guia Fortress was one of the landmarks that we told ourselves “WE MUST VISIT!”. On our last day in Macao, it proved to be elusive. The paths and walkways that kept pointing us to Guia Fortress, seemingly never ends! Eventhough … Continue reading

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Ibis Hotel Hong Kong Central & Sheung Wan : For the Best Views of Victoria Harbour!

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We stayed at Ibis Hotel Central in Hong Kong for the last night because Kate asked me this question before our Hong Kong trip… Kate : “What do you want to do in Hong Kong?” Tom : “I dont know, … Continue reading

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Kluang Malaysia : A Low-Down on the Attractions and Things to do!

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Kluang is a district located in the state of Johor in Malaysia and there are in fact several things to do and attractions in Kluang which we were introduced to by Tourism Malaysia during a recent familiarisation trip. It wasn’t … Continue reading

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Historic Centre of Macao : Ruins of Saint Paul’s, Mount Fortress & More!

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The Historic Centre of Macao has several world renowned sites such as the Ruins of Saint Paul’s (often appearing in movies) as well as the Mount Fortress. In this post, we’re gonna introduce you to what you can see and … Continue reading

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Hotel Royal Macau : Luxury at a Central Location!

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Hotel Royal Macau is one of our favourite hotel during our side trip to Macau. Not only is Hotel Royal Macau centrally located, it also is equipped with 5 stars facilities such as the gym and heated swimming pool! Just … Continue reading

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Cotai Strip Macau : Games, Shows, Food and Entertainment!

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Cotai strip is a hotel and casino development in Cotai Macau. Named after the Las Vegas Strip, Cotai strip is also home to several familiar players in the hotel industry such as the Venetian, Four Seasons, Sheraton, Grand Hyatt and … Continue reading

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Taipa Village Macau : Houses Museum, Pork Buns, Portuguese Egg Tarts!

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Taipa is one of the islands that is connected to the Macau main city. One of the main attractions here is the Taipa Village where you can take a walk through historic lanes and sites. Since we’re staying at the … Continue reading

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Regency Hotel Macau : A 5 Stars Hotel?

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On the Agoda website, Regency Hotel Macau is actually rated as a 5 stars hotel. However, our experience during our recent stay was not up to the 5 stars standard. But then again, it could have been due to the … Continue reading

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Avenue of Stars 星光大道 : Hong Kong’s Hollywood Walk of Fame

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Avenue of Stars also known as 星光大道 is modelled after the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Located along the Tsim Sha Tsui Waterfront (Victoria Harbour), the Avenue of Stars pays tribute to Hong Kong celebrities who have contributed significantly to the … Continue reading

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