The Polkadot World of Yayoi Kusama, Jakarta – Indonesia

Happy weekend! I had a fruitful weekend this week. I worked on some documents (yes – I occasionally work in weekend. Fun times) and earlier today I visited Kota Tua with my friend! Kota Tua (literal translation: Old Town) is a charming and jam-packed area in Jakarta! It’s a fun place to try some cheap…

The famous cat street, Yanaka Ginza, Tokyo – Japan

Hello, and welcome back to Going Vibrant! It’s raining while I’m typing this, making it a perfect night to snuggle and eat warm noodle. 😉 Jakarta has been very fickle lately – the weather is so hot during the day, yet chilly and raining at night! Wherever you are, I hope you stay fit! Today…

Strolling in Asakusa, Tokyo – Japan

Hello, and welcome back to Going Vibrant! It’s sunny afternoon here in Jakarta and I’m torn between shutting the blinds or enjoying the sun haha. Ah, this made me kind of miss the freezing cold cool wind in Japan! 😀 Today is another post about my latest trip in Japan! I’m sorry that this blog…

Airbnb Experience in Japan (Tokyo and Kyoto)

Hello, and welcome back to Going Vibrant! Today I’d like to tell you all about my Airbnb experience. I hope this post will be hopeful for those who are planning their trip to Japan and looking for place to stay! After buying our plane ticket to Osaka, our next big task is: where should we…

Rainy Day in Universal Studio Japan, Osaka – Japan

Hello, and welcome back to Going Vibrant! I hope you’re hungry enough after reading my post Breakfast at Kyoto Modern Terrace and ready for my next adventure! Today, I will tell you all about my adventure in Universal Studio Japan! This is actually my first visit to Universal Studio and I was so excited. Mainly…

Breakfast in Kyoto Modern Terrace, Kyoto – Japan

Hello everyone! This is the start of my Japan series. Last November, I went to Japan. We went to three cities there – Kyoto, Osaka, and Tokyo. Each city has its own special characteristics and it’s hard to compare them, but if I have to play favorites – I must say it’s a close battle…

[Part 2] Taman Ismail Marzuki, Jakarta, Indonesia

Halo! Ini part kedua dari cerita Cikini saya. Saya ikut rute Tjikini dengan pitstop di Tjikini Post Kantoor – Jakarta Cultural Center – Le Prince Javanais Place – Cagar Budaya Masjil Al-Makmur – Kampung Karya Cikini. Part 1 bisa dibaca di sini. Planetarium Taman Ismail Marzuki yang sepertinya sedang dalam renovasi. Jalan ke teater besar TIM… Instagram-ready!…

[Part 1] Explore Cikini, Jakarta, Indonesia

Halo! Hari ini saya mau cerita tentang jalan-jalan saya minggu lalu di Cikini. Minggu lalu saya ikut walking tour dengan tim PicniChild, kumpulan orang doyan jalan yang tujuannya mengumpulkan donasi untuk mengirim anak-anak kurang mampu untuk piknik yang bermanfaat. Pas banget hari Sabtu ini untuk pertama kalinya, mereka akan mengirim anak-anak dari daerah bantaran rel kereta api…