Exploring 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. I believe every new host goal is to be better  and better one guest at a time. In Airbnb, Superhost status is just one of the way

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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 Airbnb Host for the Last 6 months 

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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Beautiful Baguio City in Summer

It is Summer and Louie’s first time in Baguio and we are quite excited. This was my second time only. We left Manila at 5:30am and reach Baguio around 11:30am. With a lots of stop overs because we have 4 kids and 2 babies. We are 16 all in all enjoying the ride in 2

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3 top things to do in San Juan, La Union 

This was the second leg of our  family trip going down from Baguio. Check our Baguio trip here . It was 2 hour journey to La Union. La Union is located in ilocos region. Northern part of Luzon, Philippines. We checked into Costa Villa Resort for theee day – two nights fam trip . It is

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Perth, Australia

It’s my first time in Australia and I am with my dear colleagues and of course the most special colleague- the hubby. We reached Perth Airport  around 11am and its chilly. My unforgettable experience in the immigration itself was funny. The officer speaks really think Aussie accent and I can’t understand him. He end up

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Penang , Malaysia

Its my first time to set foot in Penang and I didn’t expected that this will be my new home for now. Because we have visa problem in Sabah We detoured in Penang. Penang the land of sunrise to me. An Island with a lot of hills. Food are really tasty and awesome. And the

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Bali with 10 months old baby:)

    Bali with 10 months old Baby It’s so fun that Summer are able to play now and are more responsive to people around her. So I’m excited for summer to join this conference with us as we are going to meet our dear friends. We went to a 7 days conference in BALI.

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Sabah: The land below the wind

    Had the privilege to stay in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah for 2 months. November – December 2015. We were sent there for Mission work but our working visa didn’t get through so we need to leave. We are grateful we had the chance to live there though.  We rented a house near the UMS

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Ilocos, Philippines, road tripping with Family

It’s most of us first time in Ilocos. We had a four day road trip with my family and Louie’s family in Ilocos region. It’s beautiful though it’s extremely hot. Because We are Ilocanos ans we speak their local dialect  We felt at home instantly.  We spent most of the days in Ilocos Norte where

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