Three Castles and a Train Journey to the Valleys

Staying slightly outside of Cardiff, the capital city of Wales, encourages me to look around South Wales’ country side. It turns out that it is littered with castles. For a country side this… Continue reading

The food of Chicago

I personally can’t believe I have not write about the food places I went to in Chicago. I had to go through my blog 3 times before believing that I have not written… Continue reading

A Visit to Arnhem – The Netherlands

Like England I have never considered The Netherlands as a travel destination. I lived there for a few years, some of my extended family lives there and also according to my mum I… Continue reading

Favourite Stationery Shop in The Netherlands – HEMA

It is technically not a Stationery shop, just chain of shops that sells clothes, cosmetics, food etc. You can find Hema in any town or city. Their designs is always cool! Went to… Continue reading

Boyhood Film – My Random Thoughts

Like a good book, a good film for me are those that make me think days after I watched it. Although I have just watched the film ‘Boyhood’, I think the fact that… Continue reading

Studland Village – Dorset – England

Not so far away from Corfe Village, this is another tiny village in the coastal Dorset. I have been here so many times but I made an effort to take some pictures just… Continue reading

It is truly amazing when …

the person you aspire to be or have inspired you, find you inspiring. What? Seriously? Yes I am serious. Lorraine Riva whose blog I read religiously, and I consider as celebrity blogger gave… Continue reading

Jersey – Channel Islands – UK

My last post on a pretty village in Dorset, got so many good response, I started to look for all my pictures of other more obscure places in the UK. It turns out… Continue reading

The Village of Corfe Castle and Swanage – Dorset – England

Having been to many places in England , I would say the south coast is one of the prettiest part of it. Is a place of inspiration for Enid Blyton, Thomas Hardy and… Continue reading

What’s Going On ?

Hi Everyone! You may noticed that I have been absent for awhile. Some of you are ‘what? didn’t even noticed that.’ Hahaha. If you do notice, I have just been really busy at… Continue reading

Eva’s Surabaya

Moving on from Jakarta, don’t fret I might do more on Jakarta, but as Indonesia is huge I want to move on to another part of the country, Surabaya, East Java. This time… Continue reading

Curated Craft Market – Renegade London

This is its second year running in London, the Renegade Market hails from the US. I think they go from city to city in the US, and in Europe they are only having… Continue reading

Favourite Stationery Shops – London

Stationery, is one of my weaknessess, and maybe spelling. :) But have wanted to talk about this for a while. Whenever I travel I look into bookshops and stationery shops, rather than clothes… Continue reading

Maesy’s Jakarta

This time Jakarta according to Maesy Angelina, the other half of Dusty Sneakers, Gypsytoes. Maesy grew up in Jakarta. Her departure to Holland to study was the impetus for her and Teddy to… Continue reading

Porto – Portugal

Happy New Year to you all! My first update of 2015 is going to be my first ever Travel Throwback Thursday Oh No! another one of these you say? well this is just… Continue reading

My 2014 Travel recap and a note to self

I have officially packed away my bagpack for the year. No more travel plans. This year has been immense amount of travelling, that I developed a system to pack quickly and lightly that… Continue reading

The Razzle Dazzle of Chicago – 4 things to do

Chicago funnily enough reminds me a lot of Sydney. Maybe it’s the Skyscrappers and its harbour to one of the Great Lakes,Lake Michigan, that made me think that. A week is probably not… Continue reading

Teddy’s Jakarta

Teddy W. Kusuma, or in the blogging world he is called Twosocks, is a half of The Dusty Sneakers. I tweeted the other day to say this is probably going to be the… Continue reading

Made in Indonesia – Wish List

I know it is only 1 week before Christmas, this update was just a quick one to follow on the good response to the Grensi Update. I thought I share my Made in… Continue reading

Veny and Victor – Grensi – Cool Indonesians

If you have not noticed yet, I love stationery (not stationary or standing still). I found Grensi whilst going through Illustrations, mainly for their illustrated stationery collection of Papua. What I love is… Continue reading