As the season turns cooler and we prepare our precious annual leaves for the next year, many of us make it a point to visit Japan for the ever-elusive sakura blooming season.
While to us, the seas of pink is a breathtaking sight, there’s much more to the tradition of appreciating spring for the locals. Ohanami (or cherry blossom flower viewing) is one of them.
Though it seems straightforward enough to just have a picnic under the trees, there is a whole list of do’s and don’ts that you might not know about.
You’re turning twenty-one and you don’t want to #fomo when it looks like the whole world has had something cool to post about for their birthday on their Instagram. There’s the classic group shot behind the dessert table with numbered balloons in the background that you so badly want — even if you said otherwise.
Sometimes, it feels like your IG feed gets blown up for a whole weekend and each photo is followed with a long insta caption of well wishes. We’ve been there. It’s your big day coming and even though you want to be chill about it, it wouldn’t hurt if your party was dope and everyone talks about it for a few days.
We’ve gathered 12 Instagram-worthy cafés and restaurants that will give you a good range of themes for inspo.
Ice cream is probably one of Singaporeans’ favourite desserts for the cooling contrast it presents in comparison to our constant scorching heat.
Soft serves are no different. With its velvety smooth creaminess and a plethora of vividly-coloured fun flavours, they are always a satisfying and welcome treat after spending an entire day out under the sun’s blazing rays of light.
From dreamy blue sea salt soft serve to chendol soft serve and even crème brûlée soft serve, here are 9 Best Soft Serve Ice Creams in Singapore.
There are so many great cafes in the East, especially in Katong and Joo Chiat.
The Eastern part of Singapore has all along been well known for housing some of the best-hidden food gems and it is little wonder why it is always so packed during the weekends.
More often than not, this area gets instantly recognized for its deep Peranakan roots, but if you were to spend a day exploring the quaint neighbourhood, you’ll start to realize that there is more to Katong and Joo Chiat than its history. In fact, walk down any street within the area and you’ll start to see the growth of a budding cafe culture.
To help you explore Katong and Joo Chiat better the next time you’re in the area, here are 11 cafes to visit for that needed caffeine fix.
Having the opportunity to study abroad is a once-in-a-lifetime experience for most. It gives you a reason to explore the world and many take the opportunity to travel as much as they can because it’s not every day you get to live in another country for an extended period of time.
However as students, we really have to watch our spending. Travelling on a budget doesn’t mean we can’t enjoy ourselves, though! Here are 8 budget travel tips for you and once you’ve mastered these tips, you too can be a globetrotter. READ ON
Hong Kong is a food paradise. From steaming hot char siew bao to the widest selection of dim sum, and even those oh-so-delicious flaky and crumbly egg tarts that warm your soul; there’s something for everyone.
Unfortunately, not all of us have the privilege to travel abroad. Thus, we have compiled a list of well-known Hong Kong eateries that have opened their doors in Singapore and won our hearts over.
Here is a list of 13 Popular Hong Kong Eateries Open In Singapore That Make It A Cantonese Food Heaven.
Even though many years have passed since the closure of the franchise, Harry Potter has constantly been a household name that gets the children and even adults excited. It’s no surprise that this pop culture icon has also become a reason for most fans to visit the United Kingdom, where they will get a chance to walk in the shoes of the boy wizard.
Though many would think that London is the primary destination to experience all things, Harry Potter, there are several spots around the UK that have played a significant role in the cinematic franchise. Here are 7 must-visit locations that all fans should have on their itinerary.
A popular area for day trips and its many natural sights, Yarra Valley is home to many vineyards and orchards. Perfect for a day outdoors with your family, this area offers a plethora of activities and sights to check out.
From wine tastings for the working adult, a chocolate paradise with free tastings for the children, and numerous spots to surround yourself in the wonders of nature; Yarra Valley is great for those looking for a short get away from their hectic lives in the city.