The Romantic Jewels – Munich

The Romantic Jewels – Munich

  Munich is a part of the Romantic Jewels of Europe which consists of the regions of Bavaria, Tirol and Salzburg and their gorgeous Alps. I’ve been to Tirol and Salzburg and will share those…

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Why visit Munich?

Why visit Munich?

I’ve been to Germany several times but the charm of Munich is very different and uniquely enticing. If Europe is on your travel list, do make it a point to add Munich into that list…

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Yayoi Kusama : Life Is The Heart Of A Rainbow

Yayoi Kusama : Life Is The Heart Of A Rainbow

I’ve had the pleasure of viewing Yayoi Kusama’s exhibitions in Tokyo and Washington previously so when I realised that her art was going to be shown in Singapore, I just had to find time out…

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The heart of Mt Ijen and the mystical blue flames

The heart of Mt Ijen and the mystical blue flames

I’ve posted a few snippets and photos about my experiences in Ijen on my instagram @renzze recently and I’ve had an overwhelming response from people either wanting to go or wanting to know more about…

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The Long and Short of Delhi

The Long and Short of Delhi

I came across this series of photos while looking through my photo folders. It’s amazing how many photos that I take never see the light of day. It’s about time I took some of them…

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Braving Beijing

Braving Beijing

I’ve been to Beijing several times in the last couple of decades and each time it leaves me with a different view about it. My first visit in the 1990s was for a student exchange…

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The Helsinki Winter Zoo

The Helsinki Winter Zoo

I visited Finland several times and while I’ve written my stories for magazine publications, I never really got round to sharing my journey on my blog. After some requests from readers who are looking to…

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Short Getaway from Singapore without the hassle – Club Med Cherating

Short Getaway from Singapore without the hassle – Club Med Cherating

People are always asking me where they should travel for short holidays. Given a rigid work schedule or high commitments, sometimes long holidays may not be possible for everyone. If you can get the weekend…

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What makes you grow?

What makes you grow?

I haven’t been writing much recently even though penning down my thought is one of those things that I rely on to refresh my mind and soul. Sitting in my new cafe (in case you…

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Macao – Beyond the glitz and glamour

Macao – Beyond the glitz and glamour

Whenever I mention Macao, invariably, people will mention Casinos. Macao’s image as a Las Vegas of the East is a solid one but beyond all the glitz, glamour and dazzling casinos lies a quiet side of Macao…

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