Pura Tirta Empul is one of the most beautiful temples in Bali, hands down. Located in Tampaksiring, about an hour’s drive from Ubud (blog post here), this Balinese Hindu temple is a must-visit. After my flight booking was confirmed, Pura Tirta Empul was the first destination that I researched. After a couple of hours in […]
Last week, Yen and I embarked on a 5-day getaway to Bali for a much-needed break. We headed to Ubud, the cultural heart of the Hindu-majority island. The people are warm and friendly, not to mention there are rice fields aplenty! Located about an hour’s drive from the airport, I highly recommend visiting Ubud for […]
Ah, Bangkok! Cheryl, Saran and I spent 4 days (or was it 5?) in Chinatown to source for supplies for DIYKL (sign up for our workshops here!). No trip to Bangkok would be complete without a trip to Pratunam Market and Platinum Mall. Trendy and high-quality clothes for an average of 200 baht each at […]
Last Saturday, the All Is Amazing Collective embarked on a photowalk in Petaling Street, just to be tourist-y in our own city and because Chinese New Year was around the corner. Instead of using our bulky work DSLRs, we challenged ourselves to shoot only with our mobile phones.
No one does flea markets like the Japanese. We had a wonderful time at the Kitano Tenmangu shrine’s flea market the last time, and vowed to visit at least one whenever we’re in Japan. Gems such as vintage kimono, antiques, and delicious street food are always available at flea markets, and they aren’t available at […]