The middle of the city of Melbourne sits Queen Victoria Market - a market that has been in operation since 1878! This attraction not only has an abundance of stalls selling fresh produce, but also specialty products and cafes that are peppered within the 7-hectare land! Dubbed as the largest open air market in the … Continue reading Eating your way through Queen Victoria Market
Apart from the 12 Apostle Gourmet Trail, the Great Ocean Road is also known for its many scenic and picturesque sights! On my recent trip to Melbourne, Australia, we dropped by a couple of stops along it to enjoy the many wonders! Our first scenic stop along the Great Ocean Road was The Grotto. A … Continue reading The many wonders of the Great Ocean Road
COVID-19 is sweeping the globe by storm, and many retailers are reeling from the effects of a drop in consumer spending as a result of a reduction of footfall in malls. https://videopress.com/v/aYExz6EL?preloadContent=metadata View of Jewel at night Changi Airport’s Jewel, which was packed during its opening last year, was pretty quiet last night. Considering that … Continue reading Jewel a gem even during this period!
The 12 Apostles Gourmet Trail, as its name suggests, sits along the Great Ocean Road near the 12 Apostles), and was curated to allow visitors to experience the wonderful artisan food and beverage around the area. What’s great is that many of these places offer food tastings (for a fee), and sell local products that … Continue reading 12 Apostle Gourmet Trail
I’ve just returned from a trip to Melbourne Australia and would like to share some chocolate snacks that I feel are worthy to be mentioned! Tim Tam by Arnotts This is a well-known inexpensive staple for visitors and locals alike. Available in almost every international grocery store globally, Tim Tam is definitely worth a mention, … Continue reading Delicious Wallet-Friendly Chocolates from Australia
A missing wheel, a cracked bag, a burst zip with missing items - all these damages to your checked-in baggage can be claimed (subject to further assessment) - but do you know how to do it? Here’s to a series of fun facts on travel tips and what to do in times of need. Beginning … Continue reading On damaged baggage and how to deal with the situation
After our stay in Grindelwald, we departed for Montreux via the Golden Pass Line route which was a truly unique experience. Having taken many train rides across Switzerland over the first few days of our trip, I did not really know what to expect from “yet another train ride”. The route we took was from … Continue reading Savour panoramic views of Switzerland via the Golden Pass Line
Following my previous post on the snippets on Grindelwald, here’s more on Mount First! We made the decision to head up Mount First instead of Jungfrau. Now, this might be of interest to you as most people tend to want to head up to Jungfrau, one of the main summits of the Alps. Here are … Continue reading Grindelwald – Mount First instead of Jungfrau?
After Zurich and Liechtenstein, we headed off to Grindelwald, a holiday town that sits within the Jungfrau region. From Zurich, we took the train headed for Interlaken and changed to a smaller train from Interlaken to Grindelwald. The entire journey took us more than 2.5 hours and was a smooth and uneventful ride. Views around … Continue reading Snippets of Grindelwald
Are you a huge football fan? Regardless of whether you are, or aren’t, the FIFA World Museum is a must-visit in Zurich. As the only FIFA World Museum in the world, this museum gives every visitor a great insight on how it was established and how it has progressed over years. FIFA World Museum - … Continue reading FIFA World Museum – Are you game for it?