Day trip in Mūi Nè, Vietnam

It’s a beautiful day and the team we’re all excited because we are heading to Mũi Né a coastal fishing town in the Bình Thuận Province of Vietnam. We decided to have a day trip. It is my first time here and I only know we are in to a hot and dry “desert” place that looks

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10 To Do’s in Order to Make the most Money in Airbnb 

I’m really excited that more and more host nowadays are opening their doors to Airbnb guests all over the world. This means better option for us travellers to what kind of accommodation and experience we want to have. For the hosts like us,  it means more potential  guests but at same time more competition too.

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5 Amazing Reasons to Visit Penang, Malaysia 

So it’s my birthday today. Yay! I want to be extra grateful today. I decided to rediscover #Penang – the city where I’m currently living. For those who are not familiar in #Malaysia Penang is located in the northern part of Peninsular Malaysia. It is 3 hours drive up to the border of Southern Thailand

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7 Tips in Creating Awesome Airbnb listing

As Airbnb host, one of the most important thing I learned was how to create an awesome Airbnb listing. That’s the reason why I want to be a help to new Airbnb host out there. Now that your home is ready to accept guest, get ready to face your computer or handphone, or whatever device you

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13 Tips in Preparing Your New Condo for Airbnb 

So you’ve been thinking about being Airbnb host recently? I know the feeling! It’s exciting but you don’t know what to expect really. I’ve been there and it’s very normal. It’s been almost a year since I started my Airbnb Journey and now with 2 units up and running, I can say that I already

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Traveling with a Baby: Tips and Tricks

  I’m blessed to have the chance to travel with my family. As young as 2 months old, Summer my little girl flew in an airplane for the first time. We lived for 2 months in Kota Kinabalu Sabah, East Malaysia then moved to Penang West Malaysia when she’s 5 months old. We travelled quite

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What is your Dream Slash Job?

  What does it mean to have a work that has meaning and perspective to me? What is meaningful work looks like to me? It can be different for you and can be different from people that I love and respect and want to gain approval from. Meaningful work is where I will channel my

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Why are you travelling? 

As I start blogging my travels and after a month into it,  it makes me think deeply why do I want to start a travel blog. Some question that comes to my mind: Is this important? Will the people that I will inspire through my blog really need travelling as part of their lifestyle? Why

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Travel Guide to Ho Chi Minh City

Formerly known as Saigon, Ho Chi Minh is the largest city in Vietnam by population.I’m kinda excited and grateful to explore Ho Chi Minh City again after 6 years. It’s my second time here in Ho Chi Minh and now I’m with my almost 2 year old daughter and with my mom. The first time

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10 Tips on How to be an Airbnb Superhost 

I’m thrilled that my first post about  10 things I learn as a new Airbnb host was helpful to my readers so I decided to post another one.  (If you are still in the process of preparing your unit for Airbnb and haven’t really started hosting,  Read here )  I believe every new host’s goal is

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Grateful Traveller

I am excited to talk about gratitude and travelling and why my blog is called Grateful traveller.  I’ve been wanting to write about gratitude for a long time now. I believe this virtue is so important and so effective in making our lives lighter, more joyful and meaningful yet it is so hard to practice

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10 Things I Learn as New Airbnb Superhost

After experiencing being Airbnb guest in few of our travels, I decided to list one of my studio unit in Quezon City. So 6 months ago my mom and I plunged into this Airbnb world without any clue what is ahead of us . I am working overseas in Malaysia and my mom is in

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When the beach says “I love you”

So beautiful isn’t? I came back recently from my trip to Western Australia and had my best reflecting times in this beach. It’s for our junior staff retreat in church. Oh man I just love Australia, people there are just blessed to have amazing and breathtaking sceneries. That trip was so special because it makes

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Hello Hong Kong with my 18 months old baby

February 16-22 2017    You can also use MRT to reach Ocean Park. We spent the whole day here. Summer loved the large aquarium as this kid is obsessed with fish! Summer the fish lover. Day 2:  Ngong Pin 360 We decided to go to Ngong Pin 360 but unfortunately their cable car was to

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Hat Yai with 1.5 year old baby

January 2017 So we decided to spend our Chinese New Year to Hat Yai this time of the year since our friend will be busy with their own families. It was 4 hour trip from Penang to the border but the queuing in the immigration took us 2 hours. Pew! I didn’t queue with Summer

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Lovely Langkawi with 1.5 year old baby

It’s my first time to set foot in Langkawi. I heard so much about it since I moved to Singapore but didn’t have the chance to visit. We flew from Penang around 5pm and arrived langkawi before 6pm. It only took us about 30 minutes to fly from Penang to Langkawi. We got our return tickets

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