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Elle X Phuket Travel Feature: Summer is here!

Summer. Hair gets lighter. Skin gets darker. Water gets warmer. Drinks get colder. Music gets louder. Nights get longer. Life gets better. It’s summer time, especially at Amatara! Arriving at the lobby, I already put on my “excitement” groove, just want to jump into the pool right away! But first,  Let’s go check out the room! I love this Ocean View Villa, there’s a lot of windows, sun decks and I am in love with those turquoise walls & doors, it really feels like a little house by the sea, where you just sit and feel the sea breeze come in. Walking into this one of a kind bathroom Imagine relaxing in this bath tub with all...
Category: 旅遊

Vancouver is the New Cool – Coffee Joints

I grew up in Vancouver, but I never saw Vancouver in this very perspective, they all say it is the real foodie deal of the Pacific Northwest now, and has a great deal of Coffee Culture going on, and I incline to agree - Vancouver is the new Cool, where not only food is good,  but most importantly, “Coffee is good.” After days of eating & drinking across the city, here are my Top 3s: 1) Revolver Coffee 325 Cambie St Revolver Coffee is located in the new cool area, Gastown. It is actually the oldest area in town - you know, with the first steamclock in the world? So, this is the coffee new cool in the new cool area. Let’s go i...
Category: 飲食

Snoopy Matchaaaaa 茶室 @ Yufuin, Japan

Where is Yufuin? (湯布院) Yufuin is around an hour and a half from Fukuoka City 福岡, Is a cute little town, with I think around 11K population, famous for hot springs & resorts (that’s what we were there for!) As small as the town is, I was so surprised to find this Japanese Snoopy Tea Room! Matcha Matcha Matcha! Green Tea Grean Tea Green Tea! (You gotta be cute once in a while, right?) A zen snoopy in a zen garden. Love this little gallery And even snoopy is in the hot springs, steaming in Matcha Latte! How cute is this woodstock 蛋包飯? Lastly what do we do? We finish off of course with matcha ICE CREAM!! P.S Don’t forget ...
Category: 飲食

Start your day with Skinny PANCAKES! (Easy 2 Ingredients!)

Always craving for PANCAKES! Not sure why, but Pancakes always starts your day HAPPY! Don’t we all agree? Unfortunately, Pancakes are also Fat Fat Fat! And I am on a diet! What can we do? I Love Pancakes, but I hate being Fat! Well, I got the Fat Girl Slim solution! Have Pancakes, but eat it Slim! Ingredients: 1 Banana 1 Egg Optional: Cinnamon, Vanilla Extract, Blueberries and any kind of toppings, Serve with Syrup We have the blue soldiers ready! Steps: 1) Use a fork and lightly smash the banana in a bowl 2) Beat the egg and mix together with Cinnamon and Vanilla Extract 3) Mix all the ingredients together and add blueberries 4...
Category: 飲食

Sketch Afternoon Tea @ London

Okay, our last stop in London. How can we miss an afternoon tea? They say - “In England, everything stops for TEA” Scones please! Sketch, one of London’s coolest and absolutely the hottest afternoon tea venue.    Entering Sketch is like entering Alice in the Wonderland, it is so dreamy, imaginative and unique, for curious minds - filled with celebrated British artist –  David Shrigley’s artwork. Oh yes, Champagne please! Cheers! And comes our magical tea experience! With fun tablewares which I love by Shrigley (they are actually for sale at the restaurant) – you can bring them home! It is a holistic interaction with Mast...
Category: 飲食