• OUTFITS,  TRAVELOGUE

    Mata Ne, Japan + Expenditure

    As with all journeys, our time in the land rising sun had come to an inevitable end. We made a stopover at Vietnam, and I got some outfit shots taken. Oh you’re trying to take an #OOTD? Here have some random people in the background. We also had an overpriced Burger King meal. And plane food. It was okay. Wearing Zara cardigan GU hat Dresslink dress Spurr shoes Outfit photos assisted by Shasha & Ruru. P.S. here’s my expenditure list if anyone is interested in using it to plan your itinerary to Japan. Total expenditure was about SGD $2,800 for 10 days, although I’m sure it’s do-able with a smaller budget if one…

  • TRAVELOGUE

    One Piece Tower

    We headed over to Tokyo Tower our second night in the city. I hadn’t visited this iconic landmark in my previous trips before. The closest I got was at Mori Art Tower where I captured some moving cityscapes while a friend explained why the toilet bowls in Japan were separated from the shower. Good times, that. This time, Shasha and I had to pay the tower a visit because there was a limited period where the One Piece Tower was exhibiting! Warning: this post is 56 photos long. I love seeing patterns in the workings of architectural structures. Our tickets to the One Piece Tower! This ticket set includes a…

  • FOOD,  OUTFITS,  TRAVELOGUE

    Stripes for Asakusa

    Our next day in Tokyo was spent visiting yet another must-visit tourist spot, Asakusa – more specifically, Sensōji. The crowd at Nakamise was definitely not to laugh at, as we found ourselves swept along with the flow of people making their way through the huge lantern at the Kaminarimon entrance and into Sensōji, taking a quick breather by stopping by the many interesting shops selling a variety of memorabilia from kitschy souvenirs to handcrafted art and crafts. Underside of the giant lantern. Got myself some Ningyo-yaki – meaning quite literally ‘fried dolls’. These come in various shapes and like, but they all share the same red bean filling inside: Shasha…