Be thankful. Be appreciative. Be happy.

Women in their traditional conical hats… Noisy boat engines… Tourists snapping photos… Vendors flinging fruits and vegetables… When I visited Ho Chi Minh City last May 2015, I had the opportunity to witness how the local people of Cai Be Village live their life. It was such a humbling and an eye-opening experience. Because of this exposure, I got to …

Some of the Beautiful Mosques in Brunei Darussalam

I am not a Muslim, but, whenever I see any of these mosques on the road, I can’t help but feel amazed at how beautiful and grand these structures are. Lovely! 1. Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddien Mosque 2. Ash-Shaliheen Mosque 3.  Brunei International Airport Mosque        There are more beautiful mosques in Brunei and some of those that …

Vigan City, Ilocos Sur, Philippines

If you have a strong interest for old architectural designs and if you want to experience a “turn-back-the-hands-of-time” feeling, one beautiful place to visit is Vigan, Ilocos Sur! My Journey: I travelled to Vigan City out of the love for architecture and history. I flew from Manila via Philippine Airlines and it cost me around P2,300+. This amount could have …