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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Entertaining Stays In Macao

Entertaining Stays In Macao

You never run out of things to do in Macao but with so many options available, it’s hard to decide where you should stay to bring out the best of your trip! I’m going to…

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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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Shokubutsu Revitacare Rich Moisture Body Foam

Shokubutsu Revitacare Rich Moisture Body Foam

Singapore Fashion Week just passed and while fashion trends come and go, beautiful hydrated skin is never going to go out of style. These days, I’m noticing how my skin gets dry easily whenever I…

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Misfit Ray

Misfit Ray

Fashion and technology are finding a beautiful way to permeate our lifestyle in a synchronised manner. One of the best examples of this is showcased in Misfit’s Ray, an exercise tracker that has managed to…

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Dreaming about one of Melbourne’s best gelato

Dreaming about one of Melbourne’s best gelato

I’ve been sick for the last couple of days. So sick that on the first day, I could barely hoist myself out of my bed to take a shower. With a fever of 38.8C, I…

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