The Bund

After a very successful day of sightseeing and traveling around to Yu Yuan Garden and the ancient water town of Zhujiajiao, bestie Enslin and I headed back to our hotel to freshen up, charge cameras, drink up some wine (it’s a necessity on an adventure), and head back to the beautiful Bund. We were so... Continue Reading →


Yu Yuan Garden & Zhujiajiao Water Town

Day 2 in Shanghai blessed us with beautiful sunny weather which had us back at Yu Yuan Garden happily to pose and take pictures of what we felt was an incredible, scenic and peaceful place. Getting here is so easy! I included some transportation tips below. One subway stop from our hotel and we happily... Continue Reading →

Welcome To Shanghai 

Our trip to Shanghai was truly one of those amazing adventure journeys that had us guessing, reading maps with no data, asking for help, walking for hours, being grumpy and then being extremely overjoyed when we set eyes on our beautiful destinations. Due to an early morning Monday flight from Hong Kong, we decided to... Continue Reading →

The House of Dancing Water

If you ever plan on making a visit to Macau, then it is an absolute MUST to go to its most famous ongoing theatre production – The House of Dancing Water. The tickets are a bit pricey (most things are in Macau) - with the cheapest tickets going at 580 MOP (R961/72usd) - but if... Continue Reading →

The Asian Adventure

I recently had the wonderful privilege of traveling around 3 Asian countries with one of my best friends, Enslin. Now I have been in the same country going around with friends before, but actually getting on a plane traveling to more then one place and discovering new places in a space of time longer then... Continue Reading →

Mui Ne

A long weekend available to us was totally taken advantage by many of us teachers. For some reason without discussing it we all ended up going to the same place - Mui Ne. Reasons being, BEACH naturally, plus it's a 5 hour drive from Saigon so not an exhausting trip but still a get away... Continue Reading →

Nha Trang

The Vietnamese Lunar New Year (TET) is celebrated in late January to February. Generally it's on the same day as the Chinese New Year except when the new moon occurs on different days due to the one-hour time difference between Vietnam and China. Tet is a very special time in Vietnam, more so then what... Continue Reading →

Good Morning Vietnam

I'd been itching to travel again. I felt like I had lost myself, working for the sake of living, not being fulfilled within my job, and living in a place that didn't give back to me. I finally made the decision to put myself first and do what I've been thinking of for 2 years.... Continue Reading →

Going to Korea

Fresh out of university feeling like I could conquer the world, a graduate - FINALLY - After 4 years at diverse Howard College, UKZN. It's a feeling we all look forward to but then we realise our label has changed. We can no longer say, "We are students", and still feel like we have a purpose... Continue Reading →

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