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Tokyo Bay Skyline

Let’s just say, I was lucky that by chance, my husband and his team got rooms at Hilt0n Tokyo Odaiba for their three weeks stay in Tokyo. A bit surprised because initially I had thought he would stay somewhere in central with all the hustle and bustle that characterise Tokyo. As we always stayed in Shinjuku every time we had
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N A R A & K O B E

[28 January, 2017] Second instalment of our Japan Trip series. I’ve decided to post one or two cities in a post instead of writing a usual travel journal. I know people getting tired with seeing everyone holidaying in Japan these past few years 😀 , and for us, since it was our fourth Japan trip and we revisited a couple
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SHANGHAI

Shanghai. The city that had never been on my dream destination list. Even though I am half chinese, the idea of having a vacation on the land of the mainlanders had never crossed my mind. I’d thought if they could behave in such obnoxious manner in foreign lands, how would their attitude be in their homeland? Turned out, I had been quite prejudice.
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Hello, 2013!

Super. Excited. To. Welcome. 2013. Insya Allah, kalau semuanya berjalan sesuai rencana, akan baaanyaak hal menyenangkan yang kita tunggu-tunggu di tahun 2013. Tapi tentu sajaaaa …kita berdua harus melewati bulan-bulan penuh pengiritan dulu karena sungguh belum lega rasanya kalau seluruh transaksi pembayaran DP rumah, COV, dan tetek bengek lainnya belum selesai. Belum lagi terus kita harus renovasi rumah dan beli
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Highlights of 2012 Jakarta Trip

Hi! We just got back from jakarta. As i told earlier on previous post, this visit to jakarta was particularly dedicated to my BIL ( hubby’s little brother) who would get married on oct 28. But we’re apparently really lucky that around 3 weeks before jakarta trip, we got buyer for our land in BSD and things had been prepared
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Bangkok June 2012 : Part 2 of 2

Sawadeekhaaa … Let’s continue to the second half of this bangkok trip post. Btw, you might want to see the part one here. DAY 3 : FRIDAY, JUNE 29 Today’s main agenda : attending cooking class at blue elephant. Wooo-hoooo … excited! It is apparently one of tourist’s favorite activities in bangkok, or thailand. In many travel guide books, two
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Bangkok June 2012 : Part 1 of 2

Sawadeekhaaaa…! 🙂 Yes, we’re just back from this spontaneous gateway to bangkok couple days ago. We departed from changi airport early in the morning on June 27, and back in town on June 30 afternoon, well almost evening. Our plane had to fly around for another 30 minutes because changi airport was temporarily closed for commercial flights, due to national
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BB : Our 1st Japan Trip – Part 4 : Sanrio Puroland & Narita (The End)

At last, the final installment of the picture-story of our first trip to japan. Okay, this isn’t as much as the 3 parts earlier, i promise! 🙂 Secara yah bok di-sini yang ng-upload foto juga capek beneuuur! DAY 8 :  SANRIO PUROLAND Well, initially i excluded this sanrio puroland from our itinerary. First, because it’s a pretty long journey, about 1.5 –
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BB : Our 1st Japan Trip – Part 3 : Disneyland & Disneysea

This post captures my most favorite moments in japan, playing at disneyland and disneysea. We bought the two days passes, at that time in 2009, it cost Yen 10,000 per pax. We went to disneyland first, and then disneysea on the day after. Mind you…this post is having lotsa pictures! 🙂 www.tokyodisneyresort.co.jp DAY 6 : TOKYO DISNEYLAND    DAY 7
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[BB] Our 1st Japan Trip – Part 2 : Kanto

On this second part, we’re going to go around tokyo and having a day trip to hakone. & we would also have a (really) brief visit to yokohama from hakone, just for grabbing some tees from hard rock and dinner . Both hakone & yokohama are very close to tokyo. So, for those who only could make a visit to
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