Tag Archives: Travel

The Central Clarke Quay – our Airbnb

Choosing where to stay when on vacation is always one of the most stressful things for me. We opted to use Airbnb during our stay in Singapore, and our choice turned out to be a rather nice place for us to stay. Check out that sunrise view! Our studio apartment was conveniently located above the Clarke […]

Chinatown Singapore and Food Street

Thank you Yunti for pushing me to blog about our family trip to Singapore and Hong Kong! Now, with Yunti by my side let’s consistently share our posts! Maybe I’ll finish sharing in record time! I really struggled planning this trip because my memory of Singapore is no longer the same as it was in […]

Singapore River Cruise and Clarke Quay

Hi guys! This is Yunti, I haven’t been actively writing since my Taiwan trip early last year. Sarah and I recently came back from Singapore and Hong Kong with our parents, and we will be sharing posts about this trip! Hope everyone will look forward to the upcoming posts. This was my first time in Singapore […]

Monterey Bay Aquarium – Part 6: Lunch at Aquarium Cafe and Sandy Shore Exhibit

The Monterey Bay Aquarium is located on Cannery Row; which is an area filled with shops and restaurants. Although we did wander around Cannery Row we opted to have lunch at the Monterey Bay Aquarium Cafe. The Monterey Bay Aquarium Cafe is a casual food option at the aquarium. The other food option inside would […]

My Australia Itinerary

My Mom’s childhood best friend lives in Sydney Australia and usually flies to the US to visit us and then to Canada to visit her family and for as long as I’ve known her she has asked us to fly to Australia to visit her. She finally gave us her ultimatum to visit her. She […]

Cabramatta, Sydney “Little Saigon” Vietnamese Food and Market

Australia – Day 14 – Sydney – Cabramatta (and Day 1) So there is Chinatown in Sydney and there is a “Little Saigon” as well. Cabramatta is a suburb in south-western Sydney and relatively close to my Aunties House.  I shared a couple posts about Cabramatta like and Lobster Sashimi at Iron Chef Cabramatta. On Day […]

Jenolan Caves – Lucas Cave Tour

Australia – Day 13 – Blue Mountains (part 3) As mentioned in my previous post, we kind of rushed our morning at Katoomba Blue Mountains because I wanted to go to Jenolan Caves. There are quite a few day tours that take you to both Three Sisters/Scenic World as well as Jenolan Caves, but I […]

Blue Mountains Echo Point Lookout and Three Sisters Giant Stairway

Australia – Day 13 – Blue Mountains (part 1) As our trip was winding down to the final few days left, we kind of planned a rather ambitious day to head out to the Blue Mountains to see the Three Sisters and then to Jenolan Caves. We started our day bright and early and drove […]

The Australian War Memorial and Museum

Australia – Day 12 – Canberra (part 3) The Australian War Memorial combines a shrine, a world-class museum, and an extensive archive. The Memorial’s purpose is to commemorate the sacrifice of those Australians who have died in war. Its mission is to assist Australians to remember, interpret and understand the Australian experience of war and […]

Flowers and Spring in Australia at Floriade Canberra 2015

Australia – Day 12 – Canberra (part 2) It was September and it was Spring in Australia. It’s now April and it is Spring in California (I mean the Northern Hemisphere). Yes, that is how behind I am with my Australia trip. “Floriade is Australia’s biggest celebration of spring. It showcases one million flowers in bloom […]