Bali’s Hidden Pattiserie: Yamuna

November 15, 2019

After a few days in Bali, I catch up one of my Balinese friend to do cafe hopping together. We stop by to a cute little coffee shop called Bare Bottle that located in Kuta… After finishing our coffee, we realize that today is weekend and one of the most hipster pastry shop in Bali is open. We took 40 minutes go-car ride to Kerobokan and visited one of hidden patisserie in Bali: Yamuna. Yamuna open in weekend only, from…

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Back to 70’s: Nam Ping Cafe, Macau

June 12, 2019

Stopped by during my visit to Macau after reading tons of reviews of this cute little cafe. Fun fact: this is the first air conditioned Cafe in Macau 50 years ago. Located 5-10 mins walk from the most touristy spot, St. Paul Ruins. The cafe accepts payument in HKD. Love the old and local vibes inside the cafe. They suddenly brought me back into the 70’s, although I’d never been *lawl*. The staff were very friendly. Even though I read…

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See you at: Lyff Villa, Bali

April 27, 2019

A kind of hidden villa in the busy Dewi Sri area, Kuta. Let me introduce you to LYFF VILLA. A nice medium sized villa that’s capable to accomodate 12 peoples. It gives you a nice traditional Balinese atmosphere but still with a nice modern touch. The beauty begins at the very nice entrance with traditional woven ceiling. Once you took your first step you’ll be amazed by how wide open the living room is. It’s a big open space with…

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Ak Sa Bar: Tea Bar and Akasa Book Store

March 31, 2019

Ak Sa Bar is a little shops dedicated for Local Tea Bar. Besides this Tea Bar, they have Akasa Book Store at the same location at Pasar Tjihapit. The book store has unique vintage vibes that filled with old books and beautiful old decorative pieces. They are located inside a traditional market, Pasar Tjihapit, not far from the famous Warung Nasi Bu Eha. Compared to the other stalls, this one definitely stand out amongst the others (especially in terms of…

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Hawt AF Ramen: Mad Ronin, Bali

February 19, 2019

Many people consider Mad Ronin as the best Ramen shop in Bali. I personally haven’t tried any a lot of ramen and the thought of gettin one in Bali never crossed my mind. Cause duh, there’s too many suckling pig, nasi campur and other brunch menus why should I think about ramen lol. So honestly I didn’t expect too much, not until I took my first step to their place. Mad Ronin goes all out on their placed proved by…

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A Slice of Sweet Memory: Mr Guan Coffee and Books, Bandung

February 12, 2019

Mr Guan is located in a stretch of Lengkong Besar Street which is an area that’s not very popular for a coffee shop to be located. There’s no parking space for car. But you can easily park your car by the street cause it’s a very quiet street. As soon as you land your first step into Mr Guan’s building, you can tell that the building was once used as a house. Maybe it’s Mr Guan’s house, or is it…

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Into the Mountain: Bromo

December 30, 2018

I honestly have never thought of having a trip to nature, you know; mountain, beaches or whatever for a very long time. Last time I visited Bali for 10 days, I didn't even smell the waves on the beaches, nor step my feet onto the sand. Yes I was that 'urban' you can say. …

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New Way to Stay: Bobobox, Bandung

November 27, 2018

I heard Bobobox for the first time when they finally opened their door through their IG page. I was very excited with their capsule concept to stay. They're the one and only capsule hotel at the moment.…

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The One and Only Industrial Hotel in Yogyakarta : The Amartya

November 11, 2018

Recently, not very far from the heart of Yogyakarta, The Amartya just opened its doors as the only industrial hotel in Yogyakarta at the moment. It's only 10-20 minutes away from Tirtodipuran Street. So it's definitely a hotel you should consider if you're planning to visit Yogyakarta for cafe hopping or something..…

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Mi Casa Es Tu Casa: Maison Secrete AirBnB, Bandung

October 8, 2018

Not too far from Secretish Place, one of the most beautiful AirBnB in Bandung, the owner Prabowo build his second AirBnB named Maison Secrete. Everything is personally picked by him to give you a different vibe than his first BnB. The ‘Maison’ finished with a touch of Moroccan’s house style. Not like any basic Ikea style & basic bnb, Maison Secrete offers you a different and surely interesting concept. Moroccan Style Home Maison Secrete is a feast for your eyes. Their…

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