An afternoon in Sendai

Another late post, about my trip to Japan on August 5-11, 2014 As I have mentioned in my entry in Japan Joshi-Tabi, I finally did something that I have always wanted to do: visit Tohoku, the eastern region of Japan! I bought the JR East pass so that gave me unlimited JR train rides, including …

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Sunka, a Japanese restaurant

As a Japanese food lover, I want to find out how different are the Japanese dishes in every country that I get to visit. (Now that I mentioned it, I realize I’ve never tried Japanese food when I went to Paris). One of the Turibus stops was a shopping mall in Mexico City called Reforma …

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Mangoes in Mexico

For me and for most Filipinos (maybe even all Filipinos), Philippine mangoes are the best in the world. Here in Singapore, mangoes are easy to find but I’ve never found mangoes from my country. I remember seeing Philippine mangoes in Japan and it was expensive. When I was in Mexico, I was very delighted to …

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Food trip in Mexico City

One of the reasons why I loved my stay in Mexico is because of the delicious dishes it offers! In this post, I am listing down the dishes that I love, something that I can eat for breakfast, lunch and dinner for days! Tacos Sorry I didn’t get a better photo. I enjoyed tacos so …

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El Jaguar

After a long walk at the Teotihuacan Pyramids, we were taken to a restaurant named “El Jaguar”. The tour guide didn’t tell us why it is called as such, but it was a very nice place. There were even performances while we were having a sumptuous lunch and I managed to take a short video: …

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Batam sceneries and food

Finally, the last part of the series of posts about my visit to Batam, Indonesia in June 2011! Our itinerary included a visit to Vihara Buddhi Bakti Temple. We didn’t go inside the temple because taking photos is prohibited so we just took photos outside: Another stop was at a factory outlet of branded RTWs. …

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