Clear blue sea amidst atolls of Maldives : Travel Ideas

With Airasia commencing direct flight from Kuala Lumpur to Male in Maldives again, it is not difficult to pick a beach & sea vacation in Maldives’ small atolls. Maldives are trickled with atolls with reefs, mainly divided into north and south atolls. Days are hot and humid, with mainly clear blue sky in April. Although … More Clear blue sea amidst atolls of Maldives : Travel Ideas

Romantic cities of Florence & Venice : Travel Ideas

Although Paris eclipsed many of the other European cities as the city of romance, personally I have felt that the cities of Florence and Venice are equally romantic in their own right. Nearly 2 decades ago, the connectivity of these two cities with Rome is excellent, especially via train rides. When I first arrived at … More Romantic cities of Florence & Venice : Travel Ideas

Entrance to ancient city Ephesus & Temple of Artemis @ Selcuk and Kusadasi : Travel Ideas

Turkey (or a big proportion of Anatolia of the ancient land) has many hidden gems and never fail to surprise with its link to ancient stories and cities. Lying on the eastern side of the country are the cities of Selcuk and Kusadasi, each with its long trail of history and beautiful remnants from the … More Entrance to ancient city Ephesus & Temple of Artemis @ Selcuk and Kusadasi : Travel Ideas

Enjoying Array of Temples, Sunrises and Sunsets @ Bagan : Travel Ideas

Myanmar, previously known as Burma, shares its border with Thailand, China and Bangladesh. Not without its controversy, the country has been plagued with military coup, civil war, poverty, claimed persecution of minority and the list goes on. BUT the country has significant travel ideas to offer. Accessing Myanmar pre pandemic is usually via Yangon, which … More Enjoying Array of Temples, Sunrises and Sunsets @ Bagan : Travel Ideas

Reflection in Gardens @ Kansai (post pandemic) : Travel Ideas

Japan is famous for its well-curated gardens, combining nature, plants & water to give us a zen-like reprieve from the daily stress. Hence, visiting the various gardens and parks around Kansai area is relaxing and peaceful. Sorakuen Garden is a little uphill on Kobe city, making you huff and puff a little before getting to … More Reflection in Gardens @ Kansai (post pandemic) : Travel Ideas

Walkabouts @ Osaka (post pandemic) : Travel Ideas

When Japan finally announced the opening of the border, the first thing I did is to book a return ticket to the country. Just in time for an autumn experience in Osaka. Arriving at the very quiet and almost deserted Kansai International Airport early morning, the process is straight forward. Pre-Travel Requirements Some pre-planning is … More Walkabouts @ Osaka (post pandemic) : Travel Ideas

Unwinding @ Langkawi (post pandemic) : Travel Ideas

Langkawi island is located at the northeast of Peninsular Malaysia, with lots of interesting attractions to offer. In 2007, Langkawi is awarded as UNESCO global geopark to celebrate the natural landscape. As at August 2022, Malaysia has opened its border with easy access to local and international tourists. Setting with the Sun A slow & … More Unwinding @ Langkawi (post pandemic) : Travel Ideas