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MY LIFE'S LATEST ADVENTURES...

LA CRÊPERIE, CAUSEWAY BAY

LA CRÊPERIE, CAUSEWAY BAY

The Boy and I were invited to visit La Crêperie‘s branch in Causeway Bay to check out their newly launched weekday lunch menu. The lunch menu, named Crêpe Escape, is made out of 10 authentic Breton main course dishes, which come with tea or coffee. You have the option to try out their infamous artisanal ...

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RÀ RESIDENCE – JAKARTA

RÀ RESIDENCE – JAKARTA

During my visit to Jakarta, I was invited to stay and check out the popular serviced apartment, Rà Residence. Located in one of Jakarta’s busiest business districts, Simatupang in South Jakarta, Rà Residence is located at a prime spot, attracting both local and international guests. Rà Residence offers everything you want and need from a serviced ...

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MOONSHINE & THE PO’ BOYS

MOONSHINE & THE PO’ BOYS

One wet, cold and rainy night, The Boy and I were invited to visit a restaurant just off the glittering Star Street. Tucked away in a quiet corner on Sun Street, lies Moonshine & The Po’ Boys. A place where we were promised warm, spicy and comforting Cajun and Creole food from South America. It did ...

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VILLAGE JOY RIDE – VIETNAM

VILLAGE JOY RIDE – VIETNAM

Having done 2 days of hiking for the past couple of days, The Boy and I decided to change things up and opted for a day of cycling on our third day in Sa Pa. With a guide, we set off from Topas Ecolodge after brekkie and cycled all the way down to Ban Ho valley. ...

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VILLAGE HIKE TAKE 2 – VIETNAM

VILLAGE HIKE TAKE 2 – VIETNAM

Day 2 called for more hiking adventure! This one started with an interesting experience. Walking out from the our safe Topas Ecolodge compound with our guide, we were surrounded (more like chased) by some of the Red Dao women waiting outside the lodge. They were trying to sell their handicrafts to us and when our guide told ...

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NAM CANG VILLAGE – VIETNAM

NAM CANG VILLAGE – VIETNAM

After a deliciously long and uninterrupted sleep, I was up early and raring to go for our first hiking adventure in Sa Pa. The Boy and I were picked up from our accommodation at Topas Ecolodge and then driven to the start of the hike near Nam Nhiu village. We were surrounded by glorious views of mountains and rice terraces the ...

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SWITCHING OFF AT TOPAS ECOLODGE – VIETNAM

SWITCHING OFF AT TOPAS ECOLODGE – VIETNAM

After spending a full day in Hanoi (read the story here), I was excited for the next part of our adventure in Vietnam. The Boy and I woke up at the crack of dawn the following morning and were picked up at the hotel to start our long journey to the north. Five hours into the drive, we arrived ...

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AN INTERVIEW WITH THE IDLE MAN

AN INTERVIEW WITH THE IDLE MAN

All my ♥, Amanda

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FRENCH TAPAS? OUI, POR FAVOR!

FRENCH TAPAS? OUI, POR FAVOR!

The first time I fell in love with Le Bistro Winebeast was when I visited them last year with my friend J (click here to read the article). They have now moved on to a bigger venue and merged with their successful wine shop, Winebeast, to create this super cute shop/resto combo where you can ...

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