Singaporean Parents Most Likely To Leave Children Behind For A Vacation

As modern day millennial parents, our love for travel and see the world together didn’t stop. But it did take a long pause when we were blessed with 2 young kids because the thought of travelling with children was plain scary! In a recent Expedia.com.sg Study, they released some interesting findings which I thought is worth sharing here.┬áTravelling with children is a topic that’s very relevant to me. As a millennial parent to 2 young kids, we often struggle to…

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Hotel Jen – the new "jeneration" hotel

The gorgeous newly renovated hotel lobby at Hotel Jen Tanglin We brought our little one to the new Hotel Jen at Tanglin last weekend and it was one of the most relaxing ones we’ve had in a long time – here’s a review of our staycation!. Hotel Jen has recently undergone this extensive $SGD45 million makeover to transition from Traders Hotel Singapore. The now-fresh and contemporary hotel, designed to attract the same highly valued business and leisure traveller, now reflects…

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Our Hunt For The Best Banh Mi In HCMC

These 3 are places where most people online recommend we go to. They say it’s the “Best 3 Banh Mi In HCMC”. Well, we, with our chinese tastebuds went on a little banh mi marathon one day and tried them all. Here’s the verdict. First thing to note. Out of the 3 featured here, only 1 opens in the morning and the other 2 opens in the evenings only. So be sure to check the operating hours before going. All…

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Day 4: Last Day in Tokyo

So we stayed in an airbnb apartment at New State Manor which has a pretty good and quiet location. It’s near Lumine 2, (opp) Takashimaya Times Square and 3 mins walk away from the Southern Terrace Exit of the Shinjuku JR station. One thing I learnt about staying in airbnbs is the importance of reading reviews and asking lots of questions beforehand. I took it for granted that my host would have space for me to store my luggage till…

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Day 3: Tsujiki / Akihabara / Harajuku / Omotesando (Part 2)

(continued from Part 1) HARAJUKU ON A SUNDAY Harajuku was next. Last I was here, it came across as a place that has heaps of cutest cosplayish stuff. Not my type. But I had a huge shopping haul from this trip! Especially from Minki (above) and La Foret (below). Starting from Takeshita street, I walked all over Harajuku shopping area and my largest shopping haul was actually from La Foret! Surprise surprise. I walked every level of it. Lots of…

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