Uji in the Rain

It's been probably exactly two years since I've been to Uji, and it is still as quiet and pleasant as I remember. In this post, I hope to share with you additional attractions and places that I did not get a chance to go to last time (2 years ago). Thankful for my family bearing … Continue reading Uji in the Rain


Working in Upstate New York

Deviating from my Japan trip last year, I wanted to share with all of you the struggles of travelling for work from Mondays to Thursdays, and even sometimes Sundays and Fridays. Don't get me wrong, there are great moments like: traveling to nice metropolis, eating different types of cuisine, and interact with different people. But … Continue reading Working in Upstate New York

Scuba Diving in Okinawa

How can I talk about Okinawa without mentioning the best outdoor activity . . . SCUBA DIVING! Some background context: I have never scuba dive in my entire life. The first time I did anything close to scuba diving was snorkeling and that was like a year ago at Turks and Caicos. To be quite … Continue reading Scuba Diving in Okinawa

5 Must-Try Food in Okinawa

How can a vacation be complete without any mention of food?! Continuing from my last post, Okinawa Adventures, I am going to talk about all the great food I had while I was in Okinawa, Japan and how different the food in Okinawa compared to mainland Japan. 1. Agu Pork and Wagyu Beef First, recapping from … Continue reading 5 Must-Try Food in Okinawa

Okinawa Adventures

Leaving Hong Kong after 6 short days, I packed my bags and flew to an island not so far away. Hello Japan!! But this place isn't so familiar.... Okinawa: the southern most island in Japan, I am ready for some exotic weather, delicious seafood, and a different sceneries from the Japanese Mainland. In this post … Continue reading Okinawa Adventures

Half Local Half Tourist Dines in Hong Kong

In the last post, I talked about the 5 key attractions I've visited in the past when I traveled to Hong Kong. In this post, I will talk about the go-to-places to eat. Do keep in mind though, that Hong Kong is a food and beverage heaven 「美食天堂」which means it is difficult to pinpoint what's … Continue reading Half Local Half Tourist Dines in Hong Kong

Half Local Half Tourist Visits Hong Kong

It's been a while since I traveled back to the city that never sleeps, the truly multicultural metropolis, and the place which I call my hometown. Hello Hong Kong, I am back! Being a half a local and half a tourist brings disadvantages when trying to decide on the key attractions I want to visit … Continue reading Half Local Half Tourist Visits Hong Kong

Day Trip to Krakow

When you are stuck at an airport because of a super long layover just to get home, the best thing to do is keep yourself busy! So here I am now, typing away and hopefully getting Krakow trip right since it's about 3 months since this happened. Thankfully, I joined a day-tour with AB Poland … Continue reading Day Trip to Krakow

Layover in Warsaw

I was definitely too excited to share about my trip in Russia that I've put Poland on the back burner for some time. Now that I have a bit more free time, it's back to blogging about my travel adventures! Prior to my trip in Russia, I had a layover in Poland where I visited … Continue reading Layover in Warsaw

Traditional Russian Cuisine

In the last two posts, I talked about my wonderful adventure in Russia, the attractions, the museums, the cool rides. But what about the food? In this post, I will share with you some of the traditional Russian cuisine that my taste buds also experienced in my trip to Russia. Surprisingly, I did not try … Continue reading Traditional Russian Cuisine