Category: Asia

10 Fun Facts About Singapore

10 Fun Facts About Singapore

1. Singapore is 1 of 3 city-states in the world. The other 2 are Monaco and Vatican City. Singapore is unique in that it is actually composed of over 60 small islands, most of which are uninhabited. 2. 23% of the country is reclaimed land. […]

7 Days in Singapore: Part 3

7 Days in Singapore: Part 3

We’ve reached the final chapter in my 3 part series on my 7 days in Singapore. It’s hard to believe that the trip was a month ago. Writing about it keeps bringing up vivid memories of learning how to navigate a Singaporean food court or […]

7 Days in Singapore: Part 2

7 Days in Singapore: Part 2

My Singapore adventures continue in this week’s post! (It almost didn’t thanks to a nightmare flight delay that now has me up far too late editing photos to get this out semi-on time.) Part 2 of the 3 part Singapore series (yes, I finally figured […]

7 Days in Singapore: Part 1

7 Days in Singapore: Part 1

After weeks of waiting (weeks? Months? Years? Honestly, it feels like I’ve been back at work for a lifetime!), I’m finally writing about my trip to Singapore. As you know from my previous post, What I am Actually Most Excited to do in Singapore, my […]

What I’m Actually Most Excited to Do in Singapore

There’s a long list of stuff I want to do in Singapore. As I said in my travel planning post, I managed to fill four pages in my notebook after half an hour of research. But none of the museums, landmarks, cultural centres, foodie spots […]

Hot Air Ballooning in Cappadocia: From Fairy Chimneys to Flying High

Hot Air Ballooning in Cappadocia: From Fairy Chimneys to Flying High

People often call hot air ballooning “romantic,” “gentle” or “peaceful.” It’s all of those things and more! It’s magical. It’s spectacular. It’s eye opening. It’s breathtaking. It’s a bucket list activity that everyone should experience at least once in their life. And what better place […]