Tag Archives: Asia

A Little Bit Of Kunming

At the airport, I approached the guy holding a sign with my name on it. I spoke to him in English, he to me in Mandarin. “We have a problem,” I turned to my travel group. Our driver guide speaks … Continue reading

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Yunnan

With the most ethnic groups among all of China, this southern part of China started to fascinate me when I was researching on Guilin a decade ago. And Yunnan had been on my mind ever since. Sharing external borders with … Continue reading

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Rainy Days in Seoul: Taxi rides, Museums and Bibimbap

Credits:  Template from the You are Awesome bloghop As luck would have it, we woke up to a rainy Seoul on our first full day in South Korea’s capital. Breakfast at the guesthouse. What to do? We deferred our plan … Continue reading

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Rainy Days in Seoul: Staying at the Hongdae District

Blame it on K-drama and a thwarted meeting last June, we found ourselves walking the streets of Mapo-Gu, backpacks in tow, looking for our guesthouse on a cold and rainy day in November. We don’t want to waste that visa … Continue reading

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Hanoi Heritage

Credits: Papers by Shabby Miss Jenn Designs, Sahlin Studio and Scrapmuss Designs; Name Tag by Pri Rocha and Vellum Floral Sticker by Shabby Miss Jenn Designs It was a quick trip to Hanoi… just four days. Got to admit, it … Continue reading

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Hanoi’s Charm

One reason I love Hanoi is this stunning lake. Serene, spellbinding, and picture-perfect – makes for a pleasant walk, and you will definitely walk by it more than once a day.  And because the Old Quarter surrounds it, it is … Continue reading

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Hanoi At Night

We’re not big on night outs but the mere mention of a “beer corner” got our attention. We learned about it by chance at the hotel lobby and, of course, we had to go. Beer Corner Hanoi’s Beer Corner is … Continue reading

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