Showing posts from July, 2016

July 2016

Last day of the month already!

I wanted to blog more here but time does not permit. Most days, I'm just thinking about work; what to write, what to do. On weekends, it's pretty much occupied too. And when I do have the time to sit down and do something, I... sleep.

That being said, July's been good.

I bought my first full frame camera - OH MY GOODNESS. Yeah, I can't believe it. Got my hands on my first DSLR in 2011 and five years later I've upgraded like I'm a rich fool. I'm a fool, yes.

But, I hope with this new setup I can take nicer portraits and hopefully, someone will pay me to take photographs next time :P For now, it's still just a hobby.

Celebrated my birthday quietly, and an engagement (not mine, of course).

The most wonderful thing happened - mum made sushi cake. YESSS.

Yesterday, I went to KLPAC to watch a performance for the first time! I was there to support a good friend. Honestly, I didn't expect much but I have to say that I thorough…

Japan Spring Trip: Hokkaido/Tokyo - Day 4 (Apple Holiday)

In continuation of my previous blogpost on my Japan trip, here's what I did for day 4:
Our mission for the day was to look for sakura - that was the main highlight of the trip anyway.

Next, we went to Okurayama Olympic Ski Jump Stadium. I didn't even know anything about this sport until I came here. Some pictures:

So we took a cable car up and it was kinda thrilling cause our legs were hanging mid-air. I didn't dare to move while I was on the gondola, tbh.

We went up to the Okurayama Observatory deck (The Start House) and had a good view of Sapporo.

There's a little kiosk selling soft serve ice cream, dubbed as one of the best in Sapporo. Truthfully, ice creams are everywhere in Japan and we only managed to try a few but this was really quite nice :)

 Going down
Aside from getting to see some really beautiful scenery and enjoying the great weather, one of the highlights of this trip has definitely got to be the CRABS! So, for lunch, we went to a seafood market and had g…