Over the years, Bali has grown from a typical tropical tourist destination to one of the hottest items on the bucket list for many people around the world, including whoever you are reading this post too perhaps. As you consider actually visiting Bali and ticking it off your summer (or lifetime) bucket list, you’re also […]Read more "My Favorite Places to Stay in Bali"
My least favorite thing to do while traveling is shopping. There, I’ve confessed it. I’ve never discovered the fun that people find in browsing through items, haggling to find the right price, or clawing teeth and nail for an item on sale. Heck, I hate shopping so much that I usually don’t buy souvenirs for […]Read more "A Day at Central Market, Kuala Lumpur"
For those of you who are not yet aware of it, I am a huge racing geek. I’ve been watching Formula 1 since I was 6 years old and have essentially grown up with the sport. I’ve also been obsessed with racing games for as long as I could remember. So as my family and […]Read more "Karting at Sepang"
A considerably huge part of traveling is getting lost in the places you travel to – at least that’s what most people say. Now lots of people associate the words “getting lost” with some sort of exotic theme and finding some mental enlightenment and whatnot. But the kind of getting lost I’m talking about here […]Read more "Getting Lost: KL vs. Singapore vs. Jakarta"
While traveling, finding the right accommodation can be like finding the right person to date – you set certain selection criteria in the process based on experience whether you realize it or not. Throughout my travels in 2016, I’ve experienced staying in really good accommodations and really crappy ones which have made me set certain […]Read more "Where You Should Stay in 2017"
If you ever find yourself staying at Indies Heritage Hotel Yogyakarta, try walking out of the hotel at night and turning right to a small field doubling as a parking lot. Chances are, you’ll find a tiny stall selling coffee and a variety of fried snacks there. If the odds are in your favor, you’ll also find […]Read more "Meeting the Man Who Knew Everybody"
As a dreamer with plenty of wanderlust and an ISTJ with desire for specific goals, I’ve always liked the idea of making bucket lists containing everything I want to do in my life. There’s nothing that satisfies me more when I travel than conversations with strangers and ticking items on my bucket list. When life […]Read more "Mary’s Bucket List"