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Japan Travel Blog April 2015: Matsumoto Castle

If I could name one country that has mastered the art of combining breathtaking nature with history and technology, then Japan certainly has done it. They’ve done it with such a sense of zen and order that amazes me at every turn. It’s never a surprise to find that in the middle of a busy …

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{Dubai 2014} Exploring the city + Souks of Dubai

I didn’t know what to feel when my father announced that the family was going on a trip to Dubai over the Christmas holidays. The truth is Dubai has never been anywhere near my travel radar, which is why I had no idea what to expect. So it’s a bit ironic (in a good way) …

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{Zamboanga 2013} Cruising to Sta. Cruz paradise

The moon was still out when we awoke the next day. The resort was practically deserted and I took the chance to snap this quick panorama. There was nothing but stillness and silence as far as the eyes could see and the ears could hear, but there was a thick energy in the air. It …

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{Zamboanga 2013} La ciudad Latina de Asia

Zamboanga. Not exactly the top-of-mind location when one hears the word ‘vacation’, or better yet ‘beach’. I must admit I never really considered it a must-go place, let alone a place I bothered to get to know at all. When my Dad booked the family for a long Easter weekend vacation to Zamboanga, I wasn’t …

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{Singapore 2012} Fun times at Universal Studios

If you’ve seen my other posts in this travel series, you would see that during this trip we went to a couple of theme parks. But I would be lying if I said I did not look forward to this particular theme park the most. I think I’m secretly a sucker for theme parks with …

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{Singapore 2012} One day in Sentosa Island

It was an oddly gloomy day when we decided to go over to Sentosa. The whole trip was in fact filled with rain, and it annoys me when the weather is like this during a trip abroad. And yet we can never let a little rain stifle our sense of adventure, can we? There’s a …