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Pho Kim Long: Vietnamese Cuisine in San Jose

When we were in San Jose, we were looking for some a well rated restaurant that had lots of space since we were with lots of our family members. Pho Kim Long in San Jose specializes in Vietnamese cuisine, so, [...]

February 23, 2019 Noodles, San Jose, Vietnamese

Chick-fil-A: Came here for the food, not the religion or politics

Chick-fil-A has tons of controversy surrounding this American fast food chain. The companies values are influenced by religious values of it’s founder and do close on Sundays. With over 2,200 locations in the US and Canada, they are still expanding [...]

February 18, 2019 burger, California, Fast Food

Matcha Cafe Maiko: Dessert in San Francisco

Matcha Cafe Maiko is a great place for matcha and Hojicha dessert lovers. When I was in San Francisco, I knew I needed to make a visit while we were in Japan Town. I couldn’t miss this chance. As it [...]

February 15, 2019 Cafe, Dessert, Japanese, San Francisco

Jollibee: Filipino Fast Food Review

Jolibee is a popular Filipino fast food chain all around the world. I haven’t been yet, so when we were in California, we went here multiple times for breakfast and lunch. We really couldn’t stop devouring the great tastes of [...]

February 2, 2019 California, Fast Food, Filipino

Gott’s Roadside: Burgers and Milkshakes in Palo Alto

Gott’s Roadside is a popular spot for burgers, fries, and drinks. Their Californian-inspired dishes utilize locally sourced ingredients and elevates the traditional American Roadside experience. When we were visiting the area, we decided to make a stop here since a [...]

January 23, 2019 burger, Palo Alto

Good Mong Kok Bakery: Take Out Dim Sum in San Francisco

Good Mong Kok Bakery is a popular spot for homemade dim sum and baked goods in this tiny shop. They are located in Chinatown in San Francisco. As we arrived on a weekend in the morning, there was already a [...]

January 8, 2019 Bakery, Chinese, Dim Sum, San Francisco

Taqueria El Farolito: Tacos in San Francisco

Did someone say tacos? A few hours before our flight back home, we needed to stop at Taqueria El Farolito for some delicious Mexican tacos in this hole in the wall. If there is a line, it better be good. [...]

January 7, 2019 Mexican, San Francisco, taco

Bistro Don Giovanni: Italian Cuisine in Napa

Bistro Don Giovanni is an Italian Restaurant in Napa that is named one of San Francisco’s top restaurants since opening according to the San Francisco Chronicle. When we were spending a few days in the area, it was recommended that [...]

January 6, 2019 Italian, Napa Valley

Burmese Superstar: Best Dishes to Order in San Francisco

Burmese Superstar is a restaurant I go to when I visit San Francisco as their Burmese food is delicious. It’s hard to get good Burmese cuisine where we live, so we made it a mission to come here with family. [...]

January 5, 2019 Burmese, Noodles, San Francisco

Bouchon Bakery: Pastries and Coffee in Yountville

Bouchon Bakery in Yountville California is Thomas Keller’s first and original location for his bakery. This is beside Bouchon Bistro as well as French Laundry a little bit further away. We came here for a snack in the morning before [...]

September 18, 2018 Cafe, California, Dessert, French, Napa Valley

V. Sattui Winery: Tours, Tastings, and Picnics in Napa Valley

V. Sattui Winery was our favourite winery in Napa Valley during this trip. They are a family-owned winery with exceptional award-winning wines. The experience at this winery is great as it has tours, tastings, and a picnic area. We booked [...]

September 17, 2018 Napa Valley, winery

Cakebread Cellars: Winery in Napa Valley

Cakebread Cellars in Napa Valley offers tastings by appointment with a fee that varies depending on which tasting your partake in. We booked our appointment prior to visiting and it wasn’t an issue. Cakebread is best known for their Chardonnay [...]

September 16, 2018 Napa Valley, winery

The Girl and The Fig: Dinner in Napa Valley

One of the most memorable meals of our Napa Valley and Sonoma trip was at The Girl & The Fig. We got reservations for dinner through their website a few weeks in advance. There are a few shops in the [...]

September 12, 2018 American, French, Fusion, Napa Valley

The Boon Fly Cafe: Breakfast in Napa Valley

When we were in Napa Valley, we decided to head over to The Boon Fly Cafe for breakfast. For a Friday, this place was very busy. We waited quite a while and was the last group to be seated for [...]

September 10, 2018 American, Brunch, Napa Valley

The Hess Collection: Wine Tastings and Art Museum

The Hess Collection is located in the Napa Valley offering unique wine tastings and a look into their exclusive art collection. We made a quick stop here to check out what they have to offer. When walking around the property, [...]

September 8, 2018 Napa Valley, winery

Castello di Amorosa: Tuscan Castle and Winery in Napa Valley

Castello di Amorosa was highly recommended as one of the must see wineries in Napa Valley. It’s not everyday you see a 13th-century Tuscan castle as the backdrop for a winery. We made the long drive to come visit for [...]

September 4, 2018 Napa Valley, travel, winery

Mensho Tokyo SF: Long Lines, Expensive, and Rich in Flavour

Mensho Tokyo is a popular ramen shop in Japan and this is their first location outside of Japan. Luckily, it’s located in San Francisco in the Tenderloin. When I was visiting for a week, a lot of my Instagram followers [...]

September 2, 2018 Japanese, Ramen, San Francisco

Tartine Bakery: Pastries in San Francisco

Tartine Bakery is a go to place in the Mission District. I asked a few people where I needed to go in San Francisco and they highly recommended Tartine Bakery. They are best known for their pastries. There was a [...]

August 29, 2018 Bakery, Cafe, San Francisco
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