tromsø norway midnight sun marathon diary

Midnight wanders at Tromsø, Norway

tromsoø norway midnight sun marathon diary

Travelling Norway on a cruise allowed us to explore multiple cities along its coast, at any time possible – even midnight. Since the Hurtigruten also functions as a cargo operator ship, they make stops for varying amounts of time, so we made a point to alight for an explore whenever the stop lasts more than half an hour!

tromsoø norway midnight sun marathon diary

Tromsø, norway

I know the sky still looks like it’s 7pm in Singapore, when it was in fact almost 1am. We were expecting the streets to be dead and quiet, but we were surprised to witness the Midnight Sun Marathon.

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Photo diary: Chatuchak Weekend Market in Bangkok

chatuchak weekend market bangkok photo diary

Chatuchak Weekend Market is probably the most famous market in Bangkok, and one of the biggest in the world. Being in the city for the first time, I had to see it for myself. I was not disappointed.

A little bit of everything.

There’s literally a bit of everything offered at Chatuchak, and wow it was quite impossible for us to finish exploring the entire space. From snacks, spices, bags, clothes, candles, soaps, to souvenirs… Omg you name it, and they probably have it!

chatuchak weekend market bangkok photo diary

I don’t even think I was able to fully capture the vibrancy of the market, but please enjoy the series of photos because I think this is the best way to summarise my time there. Scroll away!  Continue reading