Travel: Madakariputra Falls, Surabaya, Indonesia


To be honest, I’d planned Madakariputra waterfall as a mere stopover enroute from Surabaya airport to Mount Bromo. But we ended up being so much more impressed by its magnificence and beauty than we expected! This 200-metre tall waterfall is just a 3-hour drive from the airport, and features dreamy, rain-like streams cascading down the […]

Travel: Montigo Resort Nongsa (Batam, Indonesia)


In Singapore, life is so fast-paced we often need to take off for a breather once in awhile. Luckily, we’re pretty well-connected to any country in the world. But for those of us who just want a quick getaway to recharge for a few days, Montigo Resorts Nongsa is just a convenient 30-40min ferry ride away. […]

Travel: Borobudur Temples and Other Hidden Gems in Yogyakarta, Indonesia


I’m not the type to travel in pursuit of luxury hotels and Michelin-starred restaurants. Give me spontaneous discovery, street food, getting my hands and feet dirty, and having fantastic, meaningful conversations with the locals any day. Travel to me is about taking chances, getting that fresh perspective and heading home enriched, wiser and more inspired than I was than when […]