Our Top 3 Bali temples

When you visit Bali, you can be forgiven for just wanting to lie on the beach, soak up some sunshine and enjoy a beach bum lifestyle. There’s nothing wrong with that and on my first few trips to Bali I did just that. ┬áIt wasn’t until Dan and I went together that I ventured out…

Our ultimate travel diary from Tioman island

Tioman island with its tropical rainforests, crystal clear turquoise waters and powdery white sand is a perfect getaway from Singapore and you don’t even need to get on a plane to get there…

Our ultimate review of Japamala Resort, Tioman Island

Japa Mala is a term for a garland made of beads and usually used for prayers and spiritual practices. And you can see why this tiny resort on the island of Tioman off the East Coast of Malaysia has been named after it.   As soon as you arrive, you are enveloped in a sense…

Our best Bagan temple for Sunset

So this deserves a special post all to itself. After all, sunsets (as well as sunrises) are one of the main reasons you come to Bagan. If you ask your hotel where to go for sunset, they will usually recommend Shwe San Daw Temple. And yes its accessible and easy to find. And the views…