Archive of month: November 2016

Mihachi Shinjuku Japan

Mihachi & Late Night Ramen – 味八

Mihachi.  It's located a couple of blocks from the Shinjuku station and one black from Omoide Yokocho.  I was craving udon after a long day in Osaka but the place I wanted to try was closed. 
Best Western Plus Antel Hotel Manila

Manila’s Best Western Plus Antel Hotel

The Best Western is located in central Manila and a 10 minutes cab ride to Greenbelt Mall.  There's a plaza right next door and a farmer's market at night in the parking lot on front of the hotel. 
Olé Spanish Tapas Boracay

Olé Spanish Tapas in Boracay

Ole is located in D'Mall in Station 2.  It's a little two story restaurant.  The restaurant itself was pretty packed when I was there.
Panama Restaurant Boracay

Panama Restaurant & Boracay White Sand Dinners

Panama Restaurant is a few shops away from the Red Coconut Beach Hotel on the Filipino island of Boracay.  It provides a great atmosphere for dinner like all restaurants on White Beach Path.
Villa de Oro Boracay

Boracay’s Villa de Oro

Villa de Oro is a Mongolian BBQ restaurant.  They provide dinner on the beach as in your sitting on the beach and your feet is in sand.

Weekly Travel Deals – Nov 22, 2016

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Chops Chicago Steakhouse Manila

Manila’s Chops Chicago Steakhouse

Chops Chicago Steakhouse is located on the 4th floor in the mall.  This was the only meal I had in Manila during my layover to Boracay excluding our alcohol.
n/naka los angeles

N/Naka & LA’s Modern “Kaiseki”

n/naka Los Angeles: N/Naka gain a lot of popularity with its Chef’s Table episode on Netflix.  The episode follows chef Niki Nakayama, who was born and raised in Los Angeles, through her kitchen and how she expresses herself through her cooking. Compare Kaiseki: The Exquisite Cuisine of Kyoto's Kikunoi Restaurant Japanese Cooking: A Simple Art Price […]
Maccheroni Republic Los Angeles

Maccheroni Republic & Los Angeles Best Italian Ristorante

Maccheroni Republic is one of the notable Italian restaurants in Downtown Los Angeles.  The other two are Bestia and Factory Kitchen.  Each providing different styles of what they consider Italian. Compare Eataly: Contemporary Italian Cooking How To Eataly: A Guide to Buying, Cooking, and Eating Italian Food Price $33.96 $49.95 Free shipping 55 new from$30.00 45 […]
Factory Kitchen Los Angeles

Factory Kitchen & DTLA

Factory Kitchen is one of the notable Italian restaurants in Downtown Los Angeles.  The other two are Bestia and Maccheroni Republic.  Each providing different styles of what they consider Italian. Compare PastaCheese Fresh Cavatelli Pasta, 13 Ounce (Pack of 4) KitchenAid KSMPEXTA Gourmet Pasta Press Attachment with 6 Interchangeable Pasta Plates Price $35.35 $36.05 1 new […]
Chego Los Angeles

Chego Is My Guilty Pleasure

Chego is the creation of the Roy Choi. Roy Choi is the mastermind behind Kogi.  Kogi is the food truck who revolutionized the food scene by using Twitter to let his customers know where they would be at for the night.  In other words, Roy Choi is the father of the gourmet food truck movement. Compare […]
Urasawa Los Angeles

Urasawa & Its Hefty Price Tag

Hiro Urasawa was an apprentice of Masayoshi Takayama.  Masayoshi Takayama is the chef behind New York’s Masa.  Masa is the only sushi restaurant in the US with 3 Michelin stars.  However, Urasawa was awarded 2 Michelin stars back in 2009 and Michelin has failed to come back since.  Compare Kaiseki: The Exquisite Cuisine of Kyoto's […]

Weekly Travel Deals – Nov 15, 2016

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Shunji Los Angeles

Shunji & Los Angeles High-End Sushi Scene

Shunji is apart of the Los Angeles’ Michelin bloodline.  The restaurant’s head chef is Shunji Nakao; Shunji Nakao and his brother, Tetsuya Nakao, are the two masterminds behind the 2008-09 Michelin rated Asanebo in Studio City.   Compare Kaiseki: The Exquisite Cuisine of Kyoto's Kikunoi Restaurant Japanese Cooking: A Simple Art Price $38.57 $45.00 Free […]
Tonghua Night Market Taipei

Tonghua Night Market Taipei

Tonghua Night Market, also known as Linjiang Street Night Market, is another famous night market in Taipei. It's located in the Da'an District and the place is extremely lively.
Shilin Night Market Taipei Taiwan

Shilin Night Market & Taipei Nights

Shilin Night Market is consider the most famous Night Market in Taipei.  It's relatively clean compared to the other ones I've attended and the vendors are more tourist friendly with the things they sell.