20 Things to Do in Helsinki » DIY Sightseeing   Top Attractions

20 Things to Do in Helsinki » DIY Sightseeing + Top Attractions

There are so many Helsinki attractions which make it one of the most desirable capitals to visit in the 5 Nordic sovereign countries. What I like about Helsinki is the capital compactness which you can visit many places just by walking. As many points of interest are close to one another, sightseeing by foot certainly makes a budget travel trip.

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15 Helsinki Museums and Exhibitions to Learn History and Art

15 Helsinki Museums and Exhibitions to Learn History and Art

A list of Helsinki Museums to visit with information on entrance fee, free admission days, English guided tours and operating hours all under one roof for easy reference. The museums are all within walking distance in a compact city. There are also suggestions on other nearby places of interest for sightseeing or visit.

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Himeji Castle Day Trip and How to Fully Maximise Your Day

Himeji Castle Day Trip and How to Fully Maximise Your Day

Himeji Castle original preservation survived the miraculous ordeal of the destruction despite two air raids which reduced Himeji to ashes during World War II in 1945. After all, one should feel thankful that a medieval castle was left behind intact, leaving behind a history so we can continue to visualise its past today.

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Himeji Station to Himeji Castle from Osaka, Kyoto and Kobe

Himeji Station to Himeji Castle from Osaka, Kyoto and Kobe

You can get to Himeji Station from Himeji Castle from Osaka, Kyoto and Kobe with Shinkansen bullet train or JR train. Shinkansen is faster and more expensive. JR trains can save you half the train fare but takes a longer time to reach Himeji. If you have a JR Pass, you can catch both types of train.

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Why Pulai Springs Resort is a Great Getaway for Family and Friends in Johor

Why Pulai Springs Resort is a Great Getaway for Family and Friends in Johor

Pulai Springs Resort is a country club for golf lovers located 42 km from Singapore by driving. We spent one weekend driving to Pulai Springs Resort from Singapore to celebrate a friend’s birthday away from bustling city life. We are not there for golfing. Such a short trip was what I was looking forward to once in a while.

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Nijyumaru Japanese Restaurant: Best Sushi in Sutera

Nijyumaru Japanese Restaurant: Best Sushi in Sutera – Johor Bahru Food

Nijyumaru Japanese Restaurant | 二重丸 日本料理 is no doubt one of the best Japanese restaurants in JB, (Johor Bahru, Skudai) with the best sushi in town. The journey is approximately 40 minutes or more by car from Singapore Tuas Checkpoint to JB. I’ll show you some ‘foodstagram’ since they don’t have a website to show their tasty food menu.

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Getting from Osaka (KIX) Kansai Airport to Himeji Station by Limousine Bus or Trains

Getting from Osaka (KIX) Kansai Airport to Himeji Station by Limousine Bus or Trains

There are many ways to get from Osaka (KIX) Kansai Airport to Himeji. The easiest and cheapest is to take a direct limousine bus, but you cannot reserve seats online. Other options include a combination of limo-buses, JR trains, metro, and Shinkansen. The downside is you have to change more transports and generally also incur more cost to reach Himeji.

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Quick Yen to Dollar Conversion Table: JPY to USD / EURO / SGD

Quick Yen to Dollar Conversion Table: JPY to USD / EURO / SGD

Yen to Dollar conversion is daunting. As Japanese Yen has a large number for its exchange rate, it’s a challenge to do the calculation mentally unless you are a Maths genius. Therefore, I decided to create a quick Yen Conversion Table, sharing with you the following currencies that can also be used offline.

~JP¥ to SGD / USD / EURO~

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7 Best Beaches in Malta and Gozo to Swim and Beach About

7 Best Beaches in Malta and Gozo to Swim and Beach About

The remarkable feature about most Malta beaches are not the typical sandy white beaches that we conjure of those images. On the contrary, rough rocks are the formation of most Malta beaches. The appeal is refreshing as we can do away with muddy feet for once. If sandy beaches are your cup of tea, go to these three Malta beaches.

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9 Comino and Gozo Boat Trips to Cruise Your Way in One Day

9 Comino and Gozo Boat Trips to Cruise Your Way in One Day

Visit Gozo and Comino in one day with boat trips and cruise activities for water sports and sightseeing without fretting over which bus to take in Gozo for land excursions. A cruise will bring you to see panoramic cliffs, coves and inlets around the islands which are Malta travel highlights. Swim, snorkel, dive or sunbathe at renowned Comino Blue Lagoon.

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