Jalan Malioboro

Jalan Malioboro - Musical Bustling Street of Yogyakarta

After a sunset dinner at Ratu Boko, we proceeded to make our way to Jalan Malioboro for some shopping. On our way, we could not help but to take more photos with the lovely sunset As the sun set, we took a quick nap while our mini-van…
Yogyakarta Gumuk Pasir Sandboarding

What it is like to Sandboard at Parangkusumo Gumuk Pasir, Yogyakarta 

Sandboarding in Yogyakarta sounds unusual right?  It might be the last thing anyone will think of finding in Indonesia! When we found out that you can sandboard at Parangkusumo, we hesitated for a while before deciding to give it a go! Let’s…
Iceland Northern Lights

Unexpected First Encounter of Northern Lights • Iceland Ring Road Honeymoon Trip 5

After visiting Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon and Diamond Beach, we continue to proceed north-east of Iceland where we spent a night at a town called Egilsstaðir.   Candyce was very happy as it is my turn to drive! 😂 Sunsetting…
Kalibiru National Park YOGYAKARTA

Kalibiru - The Most Instagram Worthy Spot in Yogyakarta!

From Borobudur, our next destination is Kalibiru National Park! The journey from Borobudur to Kalibiru was 1.5 hour. Notchbad loves to play, eat and sleep! So after eating, we slept in the car!  hehe! We were really tired as we woke up…
Ratu Boko Pendopo

Ancient Palace in Yogyakarta - Ratu Boko

After Prambanan temple, we went to Ratu Boko. I would recommend going there on the first day as it is near the airport! Honestly, we had no idea what this place is but since it is considered as an attraction we didn't want to miss anything! Our…
Indonesia's Borobudur Yogyakarta Temple

Borobudur Temple - UNESCO World Heritage in Yogyakarta

After watching the Borobudur sunrise at Punthuk Setumbu, we headed to the vast Borobudur complex to see the magnificent Buddhist Statue and Temple. As the World’s Largest Buddha Temple and a UNESCO Heritage Site, Borobudur is on our must…
Prambanan Temple Yogyakarta Group Shot

Magnificent Temples in Yogyakarta - Prambanan and Sewu Temple

Yogyakarta is known as a place famous for their culture and heritage such as Candi (which means temple in English). As soon as we know that Prambanan Temple is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, we know we have to check it out! Built in the 9th…
Borobudur Sunrise At Punthuk Setumbu

The Borobudur Sunrise Mistake at Punthuk Setumbu

In order to catch the Borobudur Sunrise, we departed our villa at 3:30am! That’s really quite an early morning but luckily we have driver Lasiman to drive us there. The journey takes approximately 1 hr 30 mins and we continued sleeping in…
Yogjakarta Merapi Jeep

This is probably the most underrated adventure @ Yogyakarta

As we approached our last day in Yogyakarta we thought about what other attractions we wanted to visit. There are just too many places to explore but just too little time. 😕😕😕 We started to vote between Merapi jeep tour and Timang…

8 tips for Snowboarding at SportQuest

Ever imagined that you could snowboard in sunny Singapore? For those who have never even seen snow before, this is probably the closest you'll ever get. Tucked away in Singapore Science Center is Snow City and within which lies an academy…