Best Ramen Shop Near Kyoto Station I: Honke Daiichiasahi

RAMEN IS WHAT WE MISSED! It had been 9 days since we arrived in Japan, visiting great places and tasting a lot of fantastic food, from onigiri, okonomiyaki, takoyaki, mochi, Hida beef to sushi. But there was something missing. How come we couldn’t find any ramen (Chinese-style wheat noodle) during the journey? As soon as … Continue reading Best Ramen Shop Near Kyoto Station I: Honke Daiichiasahi

Off the Beaten Path City Hopping Near Berlin Part II: Rostock

WHY CHOOSING ROSTOCK OVER BERLIN  Pier 7 in Warnemünde has become one of the docking stations in Germany for a number of major international cruise ships having a Baltic Cruise Trip, including the ship we took, Princess Cruise. Spending only 8 hours in Warnemünde, my family and I found out that the best deal was … Continue reading Off the Beaten Path City Hopping Near Berlin Part II: Rostock

Off the Beaten Path City Hopping Near Berlin Part I: Warnemuende

WE SKIPPED BERLIN FOR THIS! I don’t know about you, but I feel excited and curious about cities or towns I haven’t heard of. On a Princess Cruise trip to Baltic Sea, passengers are always informed about the next destination on a daily newsletter. I was familiar with all the cities mentioned in the itinerary, … Continue reading Off the Beaten Path City Hopping Near Berlin Part I: Warnemuende

Trekking on Padar Island: Challenging Path for Breathtaking Views

PADAR ISLAND AND KOMODO DRAGON Padar Island is one of the islands that belongs to Komodo National Park in East Nusa Tenggara Province, Flores Island, Indonesia. It’s the third largest island after Komodo and Rinca Island, about 14.09 square kilometers. The uninhabited island is a home for savanna and palmyra palm trees flourishing on the hilly … Continue reading Trekking on Padar Island: Challenging Path for Breathtaking Views