Taiwan : From Airport to Hualien

08/16/14, 3:06 PM UTC+8 This begins the first post of Taiwan 2014 trip. This would be our second trip to Taiwan having visited in 2012. This was to be a free and easy, unplanned, ad hoc trip to reduce the stress of a structured self imposed tour. We disembarked the plane at 3pm after a…

Hong Kong : Pottinger Street

06/30/14, 4:39 PM UTC+8 Camera : Canon 7D A prominent feature in Hong Kong Central is a cobbled road named Pottinger Street. It was late in the afternoon and Dad and I took some time to walk around Central Hong Kong. The road was named after Hong Kong’s first governor, Henry Pottinger. One of the…

Kuala Lumpur : Haagen Dazs’ Affogato

Affogato means drowned. This is ice cream drowned in coffee. So how is it made? You get one scoop of vanilla ice cream. One shot of espresso. Pour and enjoy. The espresso is known for it’s coffee bitterness. The saving grace is the vanilla ice cream that add’s the sweetness to this drink. The coffee and ice cream does…

Bali : Tanah Lot

Tanah Lot is a must do in Bali. Visit this unique temple which sits on a small island some 100 meters away from land. Tanah Lot is filled with tourist and you all know what that means. Arriving around 5pm, the sun was facing us as we looked out at Tanah Lot. This amounted in…