Lebanese Hummus

I have been following a Lebanese food blogger, Anthony Rahayel, on youtube, which showcases authentic and traditional Lebanese food. One restaurant that has been featured multiple times on Anthony's channel is Ghosn Breakfast. The hummus looked mouthwatering! After watching Elie Ghosn, owner of Ghosn Breakfast make hummus by hand,  I thought I would give this … Continue reading Lebanese Hummus

Yun Summer Lounge

This beautiful chic oriental-inspired lounge, located on the 15th floor of the Peninsula hotel, offers classic and craft cocktails with sweeping views of Wangfujing. Guest can also enjoy an up-close view of the traditional pagoda roof design of the original building, which was constructed in 1987. My friend and I visited the lounge on a weekday, … Continue reading Yun Summer Lounge

The Baker’s Table

This German-owned bakery is the place to go for good German bread and pastries in Seoul. They also have a brunch menu, a variety of sandwiches, and soups. It is located in a quiet and beautiful neighborhood, a short walk to the Bukchon Hanok Village and Samcheong Park. We were greeted by the smell of … Continue reading The Baker’s Table

The Peninsula Hotel

  I treated my parents to a one-night stay at The Peninsula for their 37th anniversary. This is my first time staying at a Peninsula hotel. The Peninsula Hotel Beijing is an all-suite hotel located in Beijing's historic Wangfujing area. This luxurious hotel has two restaurants and a rooftop lounge. Jing restaurant and bar is … Continue reading The Peninsula Hotel

Mo bar

Mo bar is perched on the fifth floor of the Mandarin Oriental Hotel. This stylish contemporary bar offers inventive cocktails and a spacious outdoor terrace with views of the Forbidden City. The rich wood paneling and warm lighting decorated with leather seats make the perfect setting to enjoy their cocktails. There is even a flavor … Continue reading Mo bar

Ralph’s coffee

The latest addition to Beijing's coffee scene is Ralph's coffee by fashion mogul Ralph Lauren. Located in the heart of Taikoo Li Sanlitun shopping village inside the Ralph Lauren retail store, this café serves coffees, teas, hot chocolate, and desserts.  The establishment is relatively small, with six tables inside and four tables outside. The chic … Continue reading Ralph’s coffee

Four Seasons Hotel

The five-day labor day holiday was just around the corner, and I thought, what better way to spend it than a staycation at the Four Seasons Hotel. The Four Seasons Hotel is located in the embassy district, with restaurants and a shopping mall within walking distance. As one of the more expensive hotels in Beijing, … Continue reading Four Seasons Hotel

Noryangjin Fish Market

  Noryangjin Fish Market is one of Korea's largest seafood markets. If you are a seafood lover, this is the place to be. There is an old and new building. The new building is relatively clean and organized. The floors tend to be quite wet, so I recommend wearing closed-toe shoes. There is also a … Continue reading Noryangjin Fish Market

Outrigger Koh Samui Beach Resort

Outrigger beach resort is located on the Northeast of the island. It's secluded and a little far out from the center but if you are looking for a peaceful resort this is a good option. There are free daily shuttle buses to Chaweng beach and fisherman's village. The rooms are styled with tropical decor with … Continue reading Outrigger Koh Samui Beach Resort