Articles by Shing Yoong

A travel & culture blog specialising in Scandinavia and the Arctic, peppered with the rest of the world in between.


Things to do in Valencia
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12 Fabulous Things to Do in Valencia

Well Valencia managed to exceed all my expectations! It was more beautiful than I imagined, had more places to eat than my stomach was prepared for, felt more romantic than I anticipated, and with the exception of Berlin, held more street art than was possible to see in one trip. There’s something for everyone in…

Wesley Pechler's guide to hiking Mount Bromo
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Hiking Mount Bromo – A Travel Guide

When thinking about a vacation in Indonesia, Bali is often what first comes to mind. Consistently voted amongst the best island destinations in the world, the isle is a top contender for idyllic honeymoons and relaxing holidays in a year-round tropical climate. And while it is indeed a beautiful island, when travelling all that way…

Hundertwasserhaus residential complex in Vienna
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Hundertwasserhaus: Vienna’s Colourful & Quirky Housing Complex

  Everybody needs a splash of colour in their lives, literally and figuratively. The world would be a dull place without it, and nobody knew this more than Hundertwasser, an Austrian artist and architect who created incredible buildings brimming with glorious technicolour. Just like many artists who dare to be different, opinions about Hundertwasser’s work…

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