Arthur’s Day 2013 At Soho Penang

Arthur’s Day refers to a series of music events which were first organized by Diageo, the same company that owns Johnnie Walker, Singleton, Smirnoff, Baileys, since 2009 to promote the 250th anniversary of its Guinness brewing company. This year, I was lucky enough to have been invited to attend the pre-heat mini Arthur’s Day 2013 celebration in Soho, Penang.

07.00 pm – Arrived at Soho Free House at Upper Penang Road where the party was going to be held.

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3D2N Bandung Day 2 : Bubur Ayam, Rumah Mode, Cihampelas Walk, Mie Kocok, Kartika Sari

8.02 am – Woke up together and walked to the back alley of the hotel in search of food.

The street vendors and food stalls were located along Jl Babakan Ciparay.

The messy wires reminded me of Bangkok and Philippines.

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4D3N Yogyakarta Day 4 / 3D2N Bandung Day 1 : Bubur Ayam, Adisucipto Airport, Primajasa, Pop Hotels

07.57 am – Woke up to our last morning in Yogyakarta.

Took a walk down the road and found a street vendor selling chicken congee for breakfast.

Bubur Ayam Khas Jakarta.

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4D3N Yogyakarta Day 3 : Pasar Kranggan, Kraton, Gudeg Yu Djum Wijilan, Plaza Ambarrukmo, Cinema 21, Mie Ayam, Kopi Joss

07.16 am – Walked down Jalan AM Sangaji towards

Tugu Yogyakarta.

Yesterday I was strolling along the back but today, I’m checking out the front.

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4D3N Yogyakarta Day 2 : Pasar Kranggan, Borobudur, Prambanan, Pawon, Mendut, Samirono, Kadin Bakmi

06.17 am – Woke up and took a walk along Jalan AM Sangaji, the road where Pop! Hotels Tugu Yogyakarta was located at.

Local traders were already busy preparing for the incoming crowd in Pasar Kranggan.

Saw lots of people and thought that this should be the road to the Kranggan morning market.

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4D3N Yogyakarta Day 1 : Jakarta Terminal 3, Laras, Bakmi GM, Pop Hotels, Tugu Gudeg, Lumpia, Bintang, Malioboro

07.40 am – Many thanks to Vivian’s mom who took us to the airport.

08.22 am – Soon enough, Vivian and I met up with the other 2 fellas and began the baggage drop process at the check in counters.

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The Day Andy Tai Married Ann Marie

Congratulations Andy! After 9 long years of being together, you finally tied the knot.

The affair took up the entire weekend. The dinner was held in E&O on a Saturday night whereas the ceremony was held the next morning. I know Andy would have preferred it to be done in a more practical sequence but he had to satisfy the whims and fancies of his elders.

06.34 pm – Arrival at E&O’s ballroom and immediately noticed Andy’s unacceptably over-photoshopped studio portraits. Haha.

The wedding shots printed into 3 books.

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4D3N Bangkok Day 4 : Makkasan, Airport Rail Link, AirAsia, Magic Food Court, Suvarnabhumi

09.12 am – Had breakfast with my love for the last time in Town Lodge.

10.43 am – Pooped, showered and got ready to leave my most favourite travel destination in the world.

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4D3N Bangkok Day 3 : Took Lae Dee, Chatuchak, Channel 7 Stadium, Muay Thai, Terminal 21, Sirocco

08.30 am – Woke up and found our way to Foodland Supermarket on Soi 16.

08.43 am – Ta da!

The ever reliable, tasty, Foodland-owned chain of restaurants called Took Lae Dee.

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4D3N Bangkok Day 2 : Mueang Boran, Ancient City, Khlong Saen Saep, Platinum Fashion Mall, Saxophone Pub

08.29 am – Woke up and went down for breakfast together.

Fooling around with the Winnie the Pooh cup.

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