Traveling Tastebuds Series #1: Korean Radish and Ox Bone Soup

I have been obsessed with Asian cuisine lately, especially Korean food (most likely because I’ve been watching 3 episodes of Running Man per night and they’re always eating delicious looking food). While most of their soups and stews are spicy and red, I opted for this simple Korean Radish and Ox Bone Soup. There’s a…

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Top places to chow down in GTA (North)

I decided to make this post simple since there’s quite a few places to write about! These are the places that we frequently eat in the GTA, maybe we’ll see you there 🙂 Markham Hana-Bi Sushi – Hwy 7 and Warden Top picks: Zen box 9 (dinner) Pros: Good service, decent portions, good price Cons: Freshness…

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The Foodie Tour: 3 days, 2 nights in Taipei, Taiwan

I recently went on a 3 day, 2 night adventure to Taipei, Taiwan and it was truly amazing! This guide will give you a good idea of where to eat, where to go in Taiwan. As our flight arrived to Taipei late in the day, we took the opportunity to rest at our hotel (we…

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Under $10 Meals: My Top HK Cafes for Afternoon Tea

I spent some time staring at the screen thinking of some date night restaurants to talk about but I couldn’t think of any (not any that I care to re-visit on a regular basis). So I decided to do a post on my most frequented restaurants, or “HK Cafes” that serves meals under $10 (maybe…

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Toronto’s Winterlicious/Summerlicious Restaurant Reviews

With the SARS epidemic in 2003, the City of Toronto wanted to find a way to revitalize the restaurant trade during slow times of the year. They came up with Winterlicious and Summerlicious events where participating restaurants offer prix fixe menus at $15, $20 or $25 for lunch and $25, $35, and $45 for dinner…

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Budget weekend trip to Rochester, NY

It was Canada Day long weekend and I made the excellent decision to look into going to Ottawa…that’s like booking a New York City hotel a week before New Year’s Eve. After numerous of emails and responses saying, “We do not have accommodation a week before the long weekend”, I pulled up Google map. Living…

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