Entries by Jiaying


TGIF! It’s time for some sweet family time on Friday! Having dessert makes you feel more chill and happy, don’t you agree? And ironically, STRESSED SPELLED BACKWARDS IS DESSERTS. We are here at Hvala Waffle Bar, located at 313 Somerset B3. Hvala is quite a unique name and it actually has a meaning to it! […]

Semarang Day 3

Ahh…Last day in Semarang! Sad that our enjoyable getaway is coming to an end. First, we went to Lawang Sewu (Rp. 10,000) which means a thousand door in Javanese! Not sure if it really has a thousand doors but there were really many doors, about 4 to 6 doors in one room! Lawang Sewu is […]

Semarang Day 2

Today is the highlight of the trip! If you are a thrill-seeker, add these unique adventures to your list! Candi Gedong Songo Umbol Sidomukti Rawa Pening Before we begin on our adventures, we had breakfast in Quest Hotel. Candi Gedong Songo Our first stop was Candi Gedong Songo which was 1.5hr drive from our hotel. In […]

Semarang Day 1

We arrived at Achmad Yani International Airport at around 4pm on Friday and was shocked when we walk out of the arrival hall. The airport was very small and there were many people standing outside. This is to warn you so you don’t get a shock when you arrive. As you can see from the […]

Semarang Ultimate 3 Days Itinerary

You have been to Bali, Phuket, Bangkok, Malaysia …The question is where should you go next? Make Semarang your next destination! Where is Semarang? Why Semarang? These questions came when I told people that I am going for a short weekend getaway to Semarang. So, today’s post I will be sharing with you our experience […]

HOSHINO COFFEE @ Plaza Singapura

The best 3 mains are: Lobster Bisque Soup Spaghetti – $16 “Hoshino” Pot-Baked Curry Rice – $15 “Omu Rice” & Angus Beef Steak Plate – $18.80 (New item! 4th Anniversary Menu) Lobster Bisque Soup Spaghetti ($16) This plate of spaghetti served in creamy lobster bisque base never fails to satisfy us! Out of these 3 dishes, this is […]

Matcha Tea Shingen Mochi by Yokosuka Curry House

How does raindrop taste like?  Hidden in the corner of Johor Bahru City Square, we tried the famous Mizu Shingen Mochi aka Japanese water mochi raindrop cake from Yokosuka Curry House. It’s available in two flavors original and green tea. The green tea Mizu Shingen Mochi was served with peanut crunch and Matcha sauce surrounding […]

Atlas Coffee Embassy – Create your own big breakfast!

Located at Mount Austin, Johor, ‘Atlas Coffee Embassy’ is a simple and elegant café which served delicious brunch all day. However, we were quite disappointed with the availability of food on the menu. Craving for the egg benedict, we came to found that they ran out with hollandaise sauce to prepare the egg benedict. Nonetheless, they […]

The Hare by Sugar On Top (SOT)

Newly opened in September 2016, The Hare by SOT is a simplistic theme café at Taman Mount Austin. From the outside, this cafe can be easy identified with a large hare art on the wall of the café. SOT café has an interesting tagline. #WeAreNotCrazyJustSot #WeAreAllMadInHere   Its’ interior is bright and classy. However, the seats are […]