Category: Travel Tips

Traipsy Pixie’s List – Representative Korean Food

Having only been properly introduced to Korean food (sans Seoul Garden Korean BBQ, which isn’t exactly Korean) in 2012 after I started learning the Korean Language, I would say that we’ve come a long way since. Many Singaporeans still associate Korean cuisine simply with…

A Technophile on Vacation

What’s a technophile? Think along the line of the more common bibliophile and you might get an idea. The mister and I are both technophiles in our own right. We were early adopters of the whole line of Apple products at the turn of…

Why Travel?

At some point in any wanderlust bug-bitten traveller’s traipsing life, this dreadfully difficult question is bound to surface – Why on earth do you travel so much? I have been thinking much about this question the past few months as it increasing becomes apparent that travelling…

Tokyo for a First-Timer Part II

Tokyo (東京), like any other metropolis in the world, offers activities diverse enough to satiate the voracious appetite of any type of traveller. Eating, marathon running, shopping, sightseeing, trekking… you name it, Tokyo offers it. At this point, I’m just going to address the…

Tokyo for a First-Timer Part I

I don’t profess to know Tokyo (東京) extremely well – don’t think we even covered 50% of this awesome metropolis despite having been there 5 times the last 5 years – but with the good fortune of having a friend who brought us around…

Luggage Choice for Long Trips

Prior to our Europe Honeymoon, we had not taken trips together that lasted beyond a week. In more ways than one, the Europe Honeymoon was special. Logistically, especially. We thought hard about how we should pack so that moving around would be easiest. The…