Australian convict site, Port Arthur, Tasmania

UNESCO World Heritage List – My Number

Just quite recently I started to have great interest in UNESCO World Heritage List. The interest was first sparked by the iPad app Fotopedia Heritage – which is a great app and has tons of beautiful pictures. I actually contributed…

Kinderdijk windmills

Postcards from Kinderdijk: Mill Network in Netherland

Kinderdijk windmill site is the place we went to on day 1 of my Europe summer trip. We went to Rotterdam, specifically to check this fantastic mill network that I’d been seeing the pictures of. What a great opportunity for…

mom and aunties in Athens

Traveling Europe with 3 Indonesian Grandmothers: Postmortem

Wow I have been away for a while! My mom and two aunties came to London. We traveled around Western Europe for 18 days. Back to London and traveled some more after working hours and on the weekend (I had…

Bruges

Getting Fat in Bruges

The cute town of Bruges ended our first swipe of Europe. People had been telling me to watch In Bruges before I went, and I didn’t. But I watched it not so long ago, after I came back, and loved…

Prague the Fairy Tale City and How We Almost Missed It

Prague the Fairy Tale City and How We Almost Missed It

Next leg of our Europe trip was Prague! It was the city I looked forward to the most and it met all my expectations and beyond! It is such a gorgeous city that you can just wander in aimlessly. So…

central of Vienna

Rich Vienna and the Travelling Empress

Continuing my Europe trip, we went by train from Munich to Vienna, which takes around 4 hours. The train itself should probably have prepared me for what was coming. I was very impressed with the Austrian train, which was probably…

Neuschwanstein castle

Neuschwanstein, the Real Live Disney Castle

Sometimes I go somewhere with lots of ammunition ready. Lots of plans, maps, reading on the place of destination. Sometimes I just go with “we’ll see what’s there” attitude. And sometimes this works just as well. For Europe winter trip,…