Friday, November 21, 2014

Posts On Dayre: July & August 2014

This is super backlog! Since i've also not been active only dayre, only posting once or twice a month, i shall combine two months into a single post. So here are my posts for July and August. Click on the images to view individual posts for those months or visit the main page of my dayre blog for my latest posts.

On a side note, dayre changed the desktop layout and i'm loving it!

Saturday, October 25, 2014


Udon would always be my must-order when i dine at a Japanese restaurant but this is not the case when i dine at Watami. The reason is i don't like their noodles. I ordered it on my first few times there and struggled to finish it. It doesn't taste the same as the noodles from other Japanese restaurants and i guess that i just didn't like this unique taste.

However, one not good dish doesn't mean the food there is all not nice. Other restaurant offers classic Japanese food but Watami has dishes that are not commonly found in other restaurants.

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This wafu pizza is my all time favourite dish at Watami and its also the best pizza i've ever eaten. I've never seen pizzas at Japanese restaurants until i saw this at Watami. Its also unlike other pizzas as the crust is extremely thin which makes it crunchy. Udon is my must-order at other Japanese restaurants but at Watami, this wafu pizza is my must-order.

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Fries is also a dish i've never seen at Japanese restaurants except Watami. Its not salty and i like it so i've ordered it a few times. I like fries in general and i guess salty would be the only problem if i don't like the fries.

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Chawanmushi is available in every Japanese restaurant but Watami's chawanmushi has a unique factor. Chawanmushi are normally the first dish to arrive after placing an order. They are usually ready-made and kept in a steamer to keep it warm. However, the chawanmushi at Watami is always served the last and it is always so hot i have to wait for it to cool down before i could eat it. I guess it is made only after ordering so it takes long to be served and is piping hot.

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I think i've ever seen this at other Japanese restaurants but not all. There's nothing really special to this but i just feel that this could be a favourite dish. Just by having this dish could actually make me half full already cause there is rice so its a dish i would go for if i feel that i want to order less. Together with the wafu pizza, i think it would be enough for a meal.

Two years back, i wrote in a post that Sushi Tei is in my list of favourite Japanese restaurants. It is still in the list but now i'm adding Watami into the list.

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Macau & Hong Kong Trip: Part 4

Continuing from Part 3, this post will be about Day 5 of the trip.

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We had Dim Sum for breakfast to start the day.

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Then we visited a temple in Wong Tai Sin and a shopping mall, both near the MTR station.

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Next we went to Avenue of Stars where handprints of artistes are exhibited.

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This is the handprint of Aaron Kwok.

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Near the Avenue of Stars was the clock tower.

The rest of the day was spent shopping at a mall and along the streets where we bought food back to our hotel for dinner. Hong Kong was more of shopping rather than sightseeing. We also had lunch at a Japanese restaurant in the mall.

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I had a few sushi dishes. Can't figure out what sushi is this though.

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Another of my sushi dish.

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There was a Korea exhibition at the mall and these two bears are so cute.

That's all for this post. Will continue in the next post which will be the last post for this trip.

Sunday, September 28, 2014

Macau & Hong Kong Trip: Part 3

Finally here is part 3! Its been almost a year since i was on this trip and i have not finish blogging about it. Continuing from part 1 and part 2 which i ended day 3 in part 2.

Day 4

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Breakfast at the hotel which was our final meal in Macau

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Took the ferry at noon to Hong Kong

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The view from our hotel room

The first place we went to in Hong Kong after checking in to our hotel was Victoria Peak.

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The beautiful view of Hong Kong from the peak

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This part of the peak had lots of dragonflies and they can be seen so clearly in the picture!

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Had wanton noodles for late lunch at the peak

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We were at the peak till sunset

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After watching the sunset, we went to the Madame Tussauds Museum which was also at the peak.

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This is the wax figure of Madame Tussaud herself, the founder of the museum.

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The making of the wax figures

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A definite must to have a picture with the man who transformed Singapore to what it is today. Singapore's first prime minister, Lee Kuan Yew.

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Adolf Hitler

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Albert Einstein

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Having a meal with cute pigs!

The whole of our first day in Hong Kong was spent at only Victoria Peak. It was already quite late when we came out of the museum and so we went back to our hotel and ended our day with dinner in our room.

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Instant noodles for dinner

That's all for this post. Will continue in the next post!

Sunday, August 31, 2014

Posts On Dayre: June 2014

Here are my posts on dayre for the month of June 2014. Click on the images to view individual posts for that month or visit my my dayre blog at for my latest posts.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

I've Started Daily Vlogging!

As what the title says, I started doing daily vlogs last month. Did 3 last month on 3 consecutive days and now since I'm having a one week holiday, I'm doing daily vlogs again.

26 August

25 August

25 July

24 July

23 July

That's all the vlogs I've done. Will try to vlog more and also do other types of videos.