Starbucks Reserve, Roastery and Tasting Room and Waterfront

I stumbled upon an article about Starbucks Reserve, Roastery and Tasting Room a few months before planning for our Seattle trip. Starbucks Reserve, Roastery and Tasting Room is "new" as it only opened during December 2014. Fun fact about Starbucks Reserve, Roastery and Tasting Room: the place is actually just nine blocks from their Original [...]

First Ever Starbucks Store and Pike’s Place Market

The nice thing about Seattle is that it's quite easy to get to places since you can just walk going there (unlike in Portland). Humble beginnings - the first ever Starbucks Store!!! Their specific address is 1912 Pike Pl, Seattle, WA 98101, USA. I took a photo of the map that I brought home and [...]

Riding Amtrack

Everyone in my family has already been to SeattleΒ EXCEPT ME (insert tears). Seattle is near Vancouver so my parents decided to bring me to Seattle and since Seattle is near Portland they decided to visit to Portland as well. We didn't apply for a USA visa anymore since we currently have an existing one (we [...]

Whitehorse, Yukon: Where to stay and eat

My family opted for Whitehorse, Yukon to chase the Aurora Borealis (as mentioned from my first post,Β Chasing AuroraΒ ). Again one of the reasons why we chose Whitehorse as compared to Yellowknife was because our estimated total expense would be cheaper. But if you have a larger budget I suggest opting for Yellowknife as research will [...]

How to: Capture the Aurora Borealis with a GoPro Hero 4

For those who are reading my blog on their desktop or laptop, the photo above got cropped so I placed the image again below so you could see it: taken using a GoPro Hero 4 (unedited) Yup, it might be shocking for some but that photo was taken with only a GoPro. If you google [...]