Dining at the first and original Din Tai Fung 鼎泰豐 branch in Taipei

During our trip, this was the only "touristy" thing that we actually did. Everyone was thinking where we can have dinner and it just so happened that my dad's friend suggested we dine at the original Din Tai Fung. It wasn't my first time to eat at this branch but I'm happy we went back … Continue reading Dining at the first and original Din Tai Fung 鼎泰豐 branch in Taipei

Visa application to South Korea for Philippine Passport Holders

South Korea is one of the "must" destinations for most Filipinos and so I've decided to share with you my experience in applying for a visa. I'll be flying to Seoul this April but this is not my first time to go to this beautiful country. It's actually my fourth time but first during spring! … Continue reading Visa application to South Korea for Philippine Passport Holders

Our 6D5N Itinerary in Shanghai with the Squad

First of all, I am so sorry I cannot share a lot of photos since I lost of my Shanghai trip photos a few months ago 😢. Tho, I did my best to ask for photos from one of my best friends, Yan, and my friends, Kenrick and Enzo, who were both with me during the … Continue reading Our 6D5N Itinerary in Shanghai with the Squad

Yunnan (雲南) Province Photo Blog (part 3: Shangri-la City 香格里拉市)

Shangri-la City was the last leg of our Yunnan (雲南) Province trip. *cue tears* I was excited to come here since my mom kept on telling me how nice the place is after she watched a movie that showcased this place back when she was a kid. Shangri-la City is also inhabited by a lot of … Continue reading Yunnan (雲南) Province Photo Blog (part 3: Shangri-la City 香格里拉市)

Yunnan (雲南) Province Photo Blog (part 2: Dali 大理)

From my previous blog post, I mentioned that we did a road trip from Lijiang-Dali-Shangri-la. Dali was the second leg of our Yunnan (雲南) Province trip. We weren't able to explore much of the city since it was actually the place where we had the shortest time.   Dali Ancient Town   Before heading to … Continue reading Yunnan (雲南) Province Photo Blog (part 2: Dali 大理)

Yunnan (雲南) Province Photo Blog (part 1: Lijiang 麗江)

I was actually pondering if I should make one post about our trip to Yunnan (雲南) Province but since we went to three places in that province I decided to split it into 3 parts depending on the place so that it won't be "boring". We went to three places/cities during our trip to Yunnan … Continue reading Yunnan (雲南) Province Photo Blog (part 1: Lijiang 麗江)

張家界 Zhiangziajie (Pandora – The world of Avatar) Photo Blog

If you've watched/seen James Cameron's 2009 Avatar Movie then these photos would be familiar. photos from Google This place is actually Pandora - The world of Avatar. For Pandora's "floating mountains", production and set designers actually got their main inspiration from the mountains that can be found in Zhiangziajie (張家界), China. I was able to tag … Continue reading 張家界 Zhiangziajie (Pandora – The world of Avatar) Photo Blog

Eating at the best wanton noodle restaurant – Mak’s Noodle House

Mak's Noodle House has been my favorite Wanton Noodle place since my father introduced it to me back in 2011. Little trivia about Mak's: they have been around since 1920 (WOW!) They have a lot of branches but the one I went to visit was their branch in Tin Hau. How to go: Ride the MTR … Continue reading Eating at the best wanton noodle restaurant – Mak’s Noodle House

Eating at a One Star Michelin restaurant- Kam’s Roast Goose

I've been seeing a lot of photos from my friends whenever they are in Hong Kong waiting in line and trying out Kam's Roast Goose. After reading some reviews, I decided to give it a try!!! How to go: Ride the MTR until Wan Chai Station and exit at A4. When you go out face right … Continue reading Eating at a One Star Michelin restaurant- Kam’s Roast Goose