Posts Tagged: review

Mt. Fuji

Tokyo Series Day 5 (Oct 24, 2015) I can never get tired of seeing Mt. Fuji. I went there for the second time last Oct 24, 2015, this time, with my boy friend and his family. We were fortunate that there was

Mt. Fuji

Tokyo Series Day 5 (Oct 24, 2015) I can never get tired of seeing Mt. Fuji. I went there for the second time last Oct 24, 2015, this time, with my boy friend and his family. We were fortunate that there was

Stuff Matters

Stuff Matters definitely tops the list of books I found most interesting in a geeky way. It was such a great loot from Sydney’s Art Gallery of New South Wales when I travelled last May 2016. I was choosing between Stuff Matters

Stuff Matters

Stuff Matters definitely tops the list of books I found most interesting in a geeky way. It was such a great loot from Sydney’s Art Gallery of New South Wales when I travelled last May 2016. I was choosing between Stuff Matters

Eat with Class

Growing up, having class and practicing good manners were constantly instilled in me in school and at home where my sister would buy books about etiquette once in a while. I was surrounded by families with good breeding in and out of

Eat with Class

Growing up, having class and practicing good manners were constantly instilled in me in school and at home where my sister would buy books about etiquette once in a while. I was surrounded by families with good breeding in and out of

Ramen Hits in Tokyo

Tokyo Series Day 4 (Oct 23, 2015) From Nara, Reg and I headed back to Central Kyoto to pack our stuff and prepare for our Tokyo trip. We took the shinkansen (bullet train) from Kyoto Station and arrived in Tokyo after

Ramen Hits in Tokyo

Tokyo Series Day 4 (Oct 23, 2015) From Nara, Reg and I headed back to Central Kyoto to pack our stuff and prepare for our Tokyo trip. We took the shinkansen (bullet train) from Kyoto Station and arrived in Tokyo after

Art Indulgence

I stumbled upon some old notes when I read Harper’s Bazaar Magazine, Mar 2016 Edition. Let me share those thoughts with you. Jewellery designer Sabine Getty’s wedding gown was to-die-for. This was one page I definitely lingered. I wondered what

Art Indulgence

I stumbled upon some old notes when I read Harper’s Bazaar Magazine, Mar 2016 Edition. Let me share those thoughts with you. Jewellery designer Sabine Getty’s wedding gown was to-die-for. This was one page I definitely lingered. I wondered what

I choose a mortal life.

I love how their story unfolds. Arwen: Do you remember when we first met? Aragorn: I thought I had wandered into a dream. Arwen: Long years have passed. You did not have the cares you carry now. Do you remember

I choose a mortal life.

I love how their story unfolds. Arwen: Do you remember when we first met? Aragorn: I thought I had wandered into a dream. Arwen: Long years have passed. You did not have the cares you carry now. Do you remember

The Age of Adaline

It has been a while since a movie made me feel this way while watching it. I love the sophisticated aura the movie brings. The lines were beautiful as well. It makes me want to embrace life and constant change. I

The Age of Adaline

It has been a while since a movie made me feel this way while watching it. I love the sophisticated aura the movie brings. The lines were beautiful as well. It makes me want to embrace life and constant change. I

Nara – Todaiji Temple

Kyoto-Osaka Series Day 4 – Part 4 (Oct 23, 2015) The last leg of the Nara adventure was the Todaiji Temple. At first, I did not want to enter anymore because it did not look special from outside. However, upon

Nara – Todaiji Temple

Kyoto-Osaka Series Day 4 – Part 4 (Oct 23, 2015) The last leg of the Nara adventure was the Todaiji Temple. At first, I did not want to enter anymore because it did not look special from outside. However, upon

Nara – Isuien Garden

Kyoto-Osaka Series Day 4 – Part 2 (Oct 23, 2015) Since Reg and I have seen the north, east, west and central Kyoto, the last part of our itinerary had to cover more parts of the south. We chose to

Nara – Isuien Garden

Kyoto-Osaka Series Day 4 – Part 2 (Oct 23, 2015) Since Reg and I have seen the north, east, west and central Kyoto, the last part of our itinerary had to cover more parts of the south. We chose to

Fushimi Inari Shrine

Kyoto-Osaka Series Day 4 – Part 1 (Oct 23, 2015) When I decided that I was going to visit Japan again for a personal event, I knew I was not going to let the opportunity pass without seeing the very

Fushimi Inari Shrine

Kyoto-Osaka Series Day 4 – Part 1 (Oct 23, 2015) When I decided that I was going to visit Japan again for a personal event, I knew I was not going to let the opportunity pass without seeing the very

Japan Travel Tips – Lodging & Other Facts

Here is my last entry on Japan Travel Tips focused on lodging and other facts before I share the details of my trip. I hope it comes useful to you! Lodging & Shopping I suggest picking a place near a main train

Japan Travel Tips – Lodging & Other Facts

Here is my last entry on Japan Travel Tips focused on lodging and other facts before I share the details of my trip. I hope it comes useful to you! Lodging & Shopping I suggest picking a place near a main train

Japan Travel Tips – Food & Culture

Here are some tips I gathered about Japan’s food and culture over the past three trips I have had. I hope it comes useful to you. Japanese folks are very disciplined when it comes to time and following the law.

Japan Travel Tips – Food & Culture

Here are some tips I gathered about Japan’s food and culture over the past three trips I have had. I hope it comes useful to you. Japanese folks are very disciplined when it comes to time and following the law.

Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan

I finished reading Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan yesterday and I found his first book to be hilarious and entertaining. It is an easy read, the type of book you’ll keep reading until the end. There were a number

Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan

I finished reading Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan yesterday and I found his first book to be hilarious and entertaining. It is an easy read, the type of book you’ll keep reading until the end. There were a number

Wafers & Chips by Brera

While my family and I were doing an ocular in Acacia Estates for my mom’s birthday, we found this German store right beside the supermarket called Brera Delicatessen. They sell snacks, frozen food, dips, sauce, sandwiches and wine among other things.

Wafers & Chips by Brera

While my family and I were doing an ocular in Acacia Estates for my mom’s birthday, we found this German store right beside the supermarket called Brera Delicatessen. They sell snacks, frozen food, dips, sauce, sandwiches and wine among other things.

Spot on, Spotify!

Last New Year’s Eve, I grabbed the opportunity to avail of Spotify’s 9-peso deal for the next 3 months where terms show that it switches to normal pricing after 3 months. Here are a couple of things I learned and

Spot on, Spotify!

Last New Year’s Eve, I grabbed the opportunity to avail of Spotify’s 9-peso deal for the next 3 months where terms show that it switches to normal pricing after 3 months. Here are a couple of things I learned and