Australia

Wonders of the Top End

Imagine a vast landscape of undulating lowland plains, dramatic escarpments and trails leading to ancient Aboriginal rock art sites, picturesque wetlands thriving with wildlife, and the Nat Geo moment of crocodiles with wide gaping jaws – you are beginning to get the picture of the Northern Territory. A short 4.5-hour flight from Singapore, Darwin […]

By |June 2nd, 2014|Australia, Northern Territory|1 Comment

Sydney: Coogee Beach

On the last day in Sydney, I decided to venture out on my own to catch up with a friend before departure. It’s great to meet locals as I’m pretty sure they would show the hidden gems of their hometown. My friend suggested we could meet at Congee Beach for breakfast as it won’t […]

By |December 23rd, 2013|Australia, Sydney|6 Comments

Sydney Escapade with Hilton

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Hello, Sydney. Long time no see! It’s been a while since we last met two years ago. Hilton says we should hang out together this summer for some serious #foodporn and #instatravel. Where shall we go? Any recommendations on places to eat? Things to do …

We took the 8-hr night flight and arrived in […]

By |December 21st, 2013|Australia, Sydney|1 Comment

Cradle Mountain @ Tasmania [2/2]

Follow me through the forest in Lord of the Rings!

The Weindorfers Forest Walk is one of my favourite trails in Cradle Mt – Lake St Clair National Park. If you have been to the Cradle Mountain, you would agree with me this piece of paradise is a top-notch, must-visit destination in the world!

It was my […]

By |June 5th, 2012|Australia, Tasmania|5 Comments

Cradle Mountain @ Tasmania [1/2]

Tasmania Day 4: Stanley + Cradle Mountain

The Nut @ Stanley
You can breathe in some of the world’s cleanest air in the Northwest of Tasmania, one of the most pristine regions in the world with important remaining tracts of temperate rainforest.

Stanley is a lovely, laid back tourist town that serves as a gateway to Edge of […]

By |April 29th, 2012|Australia, Tasmania|4 Comments

Tasmania Bay of Fires!

Tasmania Day 3: From Bicheno, we drove along the scenic east coast all the way to the “Hottest” travel destination for 2009 by Lonely Planet, Bay of Fires, and continued to the Northwest coast for a night in Stanley.

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Bay of Fires
It’s not graffiti on boulders, no one splashed paints! The stretch along […]

By |April 24th, 2012|Australia, Tasmania|4 Comments

Tasmania East Coast Attractions

On the second day in Tassie, we left Hobart and drove up north to discover the rugged beauty of the east coast.

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Richmond
In less than 30 mins drive from Hobart, we arrived in Richmond to admire the oldest bridge in Australia. Constructed by convicts from 1823 to 1825 during the penal settlement period, […]

By |April 22nd, 2012|Australia, Tasmania|3 Comments

8 Days Tasmania Self-Drive Convoy

I made it to Tasmania again in two years. It’s one of those paradise places on earth where you won’t get tired of visiting and I love her even more! Thanks to Tourism Tasmania and Chan Brothers Travel, I was part of the ‘8 Days Devilishly Tasmania Self-Drive Convoy’.

They say Tasmania is a photographer’s […]

By |April 17th, 2012|Australia, Tasmania|8 Comments

HTC Escapade Sydney – Blue Mountains [2/2]

It only takes less than 2 hours drive from the bustling city centre for a complete change in landscape with towering escarpments, cliffs, waterfalls, flora and fauna. An overnight stay in the Blue Mountains means you can catch the golden sunrise and sunset and feels like you are part of “National Geographic”! View […]

By |November 21st, 2011|Australia, Sydney|1 Comment

HTC Escapade Sydney – Blue Mountains [1/2]

Experience Sydney not just the downtown area but the beautiful surroundings; Sydney is the gateway to Hunter Valley, Port Stephens as well as Blue Mountains that’s less than a couple of hours drive away from the city centre.

I’ve long heard of the famous Blue Mountains so I extended the trip together with Willy and […]

By |November 18th, 2011|Australia, Sydney|3 Comments