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The last family trip we did was half a decade ago in 2010 to Beijing. 5 years ago I was 24, and though at 24 I wasn’t that young, my appreciation towards spending quality family time wasn’t quite there yet. It was a time about self-exploration as a young woman, traveling the world without tour guides (and their ridiculous 6 a.m. morning calls), living young, wild, and free or ‘YOLO’, if I […]

Travel
Phuket Paradise

Phuket is all sorts of paradises depending on the kind of paradise you’re looking for. For me, it is an island offering a paradise of scrumptious, scrumptious food, paradisiacal views and for others, perhaps ‘parties in paradise’; if say Patong is your cup of tea. For a family vacation, try the itinerary below; which I named “Phuket Paradise“, featuring 4 Must-See places all year long. 1. Promthep Cape For picturesque […]

Food
Blue Elephant

There is a restaurant in Phuket that won a no.1 spot in my heart. I fell in love with a dish I never thought would surprise me and it’s called Massaman Lamb. It is, I believe, THE BEST MASSAMAN IN THE WORLD. That is a huge statement to make, so you can imagine how loved up I was, and still am. {Don’t you wish this was your living room? I certainly […]

It started with a crisp blue sky morning over at my parents’ hotel room, me perched on an apple green couch with dad seated by my side, both of us staring at at least 5 different brochures that tried their best to convince us of the most ideal island hopping package in Phuket. Half an hour passed and we were still undecided. Every company promised more or less the same […]