• Italy

    Ciao, Venezia – 8 Travel Tips for Visiting Venice

    Venice has got to be one of the most picturesque cities on earth. The colourful buildings, the narrow streets paved with archaic stones, the canal, the gondolas, the historic bridges, and the exquisite findings you might unravel when you wander aimlessly. Even so, because of its stature, an average of 25 – 30 million tourists frequented the city in a…

  • Travel

    Philippe – May 2019

    It was almost 40 degrees outside. “The heat has killed two people in France,” I overheard on the French radio. I could sense sweats trickling down my skin as I wheeled my luggage towards the train station under the summer heat. Our gestures moved with such familiarity after a week of being in Europe – finding the right platform, validating…

  • Beauty & Lifestyle

    Live today as if it was your last

    “Your mind should be like a room with many open windows,” Bapuji told me. “Let the breeze flow in from all, but refuse to be blown away by any one.” – Arun Gandhi It also means to be open, to listen and let every information comes from whoever without any shred of judgment – regardless of race, religion, their status…

  • Provence

    The Lavender Guide ( Valensole, Provence)

    Precisely a year ago, i remember writing about the lavender field in Provence. When i first saw the picture of the lavenders on Instagram, it was love at first sight. When that moment finally came true, i knew it was indeed a blessing. As i stood before the lavenders that stretched as far as my eyes could reach, all i…

  • Paris,  Travel

    THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW BEFORE GOING TO PARIS

    Paris is truly one of the most stunning places I have ever been to. The perfectly manicured streets, the Haussmannien architecture, the smell of fresh breads, the sight of boulangeries at every corner, the beautiful alleys and how sometimes, you could see the top of Eiffel tower perched from behind the buildings so beautifully.  It is no secret as to…

  • Paris,  Travel

    Paris, Je T’aime

    A few months ago, I had this sudden epiphany and without much thought given, none at all, I had gone to mom and said, “Let’s go to Europe, mom. I really need it.” I had always wanted to go to Paris again and at that moment, it seemed more of a necessity rather than a want. I needed it for…

  • Malaysia,  Travel

    How To Apply For International Driving Permit (IDP) For Malaysians?

    Is It Compulsory? Do we, Malaysians, really need the International Driving Permit (IDP) if we were to drive in Europe, Australia, Taiwan, etc? The answer is, unfortunately, yes. While I have friends who had driven without the IDP, I was told that there are certain rental companies that won’t entertain you if you don’t have an International Driving Permit.  When…