Hello! We’re Sarah and Eric – the travel couple behind Chopsticks on the Loose. We've been travelling since 2015 and just can't seem to stop. So we gave in to our passion, continued on this crazy journey and became travel content creators.

Through this blog we will document our journey, share our travel and photography tips, and hopefully inspire you to follow your travel dreams.



On The Marks Kawasaki: Hostel and Hotel

On The Marks Kawasaki offers everything we look for in a hotel: clean, comfort, security and location – while providing the social experience of a hostel. This lodging is blurring the lines between a hostel and hotel – and we like it. Read on to find out more about our stay. Disclaimer: Our time at On The Marks Kawasaki was sponsored but all words and comments in this post are our own. Location We...

Emblem Hostel exterior

Emblem Hostel Nishiarai: a hostel for travellers to meet travellers

We take a step out of central Tokyo to stay in Emblem Hostel Nishiarai, a hostel we believe to be perfect for travellers to meet like-minded travellers. Disclaimer: we were invited to stay at Emblem Hostel Nishiarai during our visit to Tokyo but all words and comments in this post are our own. Location Emblem Hostel Nishiarai is located in the northern part of Tokyo city with its closest train station being Nishiarai station...

Sunrise over Hong Kong Victoria Harbour

Life updates for 2018

We’ve made some huge changes over the last few months and now that the dust has begun to settle, we’re ready to tell you guys all about our life updates for 2018. Bye bye Hong Kong As some of you may already know, we’ve departed from Hong Kong – a city we’ve called home for the past two and a half years. We originally only planned to stay for a year but ended up...

Best free travel apps of 2018

Before you set off on your next adventure make sure you have these 6 free travel apps installed on your phone. Out of the millions of apps available, we’ve found these 6 travel apps to be the most helpful in booking, planning, managing and allowing us to enjoy our trip stress-free. All travel apps listed are available for both IOS and Android. Best for finding cheap flights: Kayak Find cheap fares Discover new destinations...

Three days in Singapore

Three days in Singapore

When we heard some of our UK friends were travelling around South East Asia, we just couldn’t pass up the opportunity to fly out and meet them in Singapore. We only had three days in the city but that was plenty to have us wanting to come back again soon. Here’s our three-day itinerary for what we got up to in Singapore. Day 1 Check in + pool We spent our first morning enjoying our...

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