[making] What to look for when you purchase small kitchen appliances in Asia?

Shopping in Asia is not only limited to clothes, novelty items, animes, and beauty supplies.  When I visit to Taiwan and Japan, in particular I'm always attracted to check out small kitchen appliances. I've bought mini grill, nagashi somen (流しそうめん) machine, travel cookers, blenders and more in Japan.  I was all thrilled and excited until…


[travelling] Should I rent a WiFi device or buy a sim card to get online?

Choose wifi egg or SIM card when travel to Asian

[Tokyo] What else to buy in Tokyo — LED Ceiling Lights!

Whenever I visit Japan, we don't just shop the ordinary goods like snacks, clothes, anime products, I shop electronics. When I visited Japan last year, I've got a dual voltage Panasonic Nano hair dryer and eye massager, and this time I got something bigger --- LED ceiling lights. While I was shopping for hairdryer last…

[travelling] Top 3 Asian cities to visit during CNY to get some good luck

The upcoming Lunar New Year, also known as the Year of Pig this year is approaching, this year.  Many Chinese who live in the overseas would often follow the tradition and return to their hometown to meet with families and friends.  Most of the time, Hong Kongers would take this opportunity to travel to other…

[Tokyo] Where is the most convenient area to stay when you visit Tokyo?

Best location hotels to stay in Tokyo