longtail boat thailand

So I’ve finally collated all my photos and thoughts about the trip. I actually returned to Singapore on June 4, but the tidal wave of random things to attend to swept me up for the past weeks. I really miss the slow, steady lifestyle that Thailand offers.

Nevertheless, here are the highlights of the rest of my trip – from various parts of Krabi, finally ending at Phuket.


Krabi, Ao Nang: Sleepy old town

We arrived at Ao Nang in the wee hours of the night, and checked in at Aree Tara Resort.Read More

chatuchak weekend market

So Bangkok has been as expected so far – a simple, uncomplicated time of endless shopping, amazing food, and breathtaking massages. Here’s a quick recap of the highlights so far.


Accommodation: Amar’s Apartment through AirBnB

So we booked our first stay through AirBnB, and found this quaint but superbly equipped apartment owned by a French gentleman named Amar.

airbnb bangkok apartment

Strong wifi signal, speakers in every room (with an iOS dock in the living room), air-conditioned throughout, and comfy, clean beds.Read More

travel bag thailand

I’ve been going off my rocker getting all my preparations done for this trip, which explains why I haven’t been able to update this page in the past few weeks (that, and my final examinations ever in college, of course). Here’s a brief overview of what has gone down since:

1) Inter-regional flights in Philippines turned out to be too costly for us poor folk (that would be me, actually). Plan changed to a 3 weeks tourney through the Land of Smiles.Read More

travel around asia

It does seem rather ironic that an Asian would want to travel around Asia. Then again, for a guy who has spent most of his life in tiny Singapore, the rest of vast and exotic Asia seems extremely appealing – and certainly holds experiences that cannot be found here. 


So begins a new chapter in my life. As graduation looms (May 2013), so does the big question that all graduates inevitably face: What now? As I mentioned earlier, I fully intend to head out into the world and embrace the wildness of life outside my safe haven here in Singapore (yes, putting passion into action, finally).Read More