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Cuisine London

Brunchin’ and Munchin’ at Half Cup

Location: London, England Cuisine: Brunch   Every city I’ve ever lived in has had a special passion for brunch. But, the key is not to get distracted by instagram bait and overpriced dishes which are nothing more than mediocre. However, Half Cup in Kings…

Bangkok Cuisine

Street Food in Bangkok

I just started watching Netflix’s new show, Street Food, and OF COURSE the first episode is on Bangkok! Ah, it already made me so nostalgic for my amazing trip to Thailand in February/March of this year. It’s amazing how quickly you miss something from…

Cuisine London

Bar Douro: A Portuguese Gem in London

Location: London, England Cuisine: Portuguese   Despite how I look, how I sound, and where I live, I am indeed 50% Portuguese. My mother became an American citizen when she married my very much American dad. Previously, she lived with her family on the…

Cuisine

A Guide to Pintxos in San Sebastián

San Sebastian, or Donostia in Basque, is the gem of Spain in terms of gastronomy. It is the city with the second most Michelin stars per capita in the world, only behind Kyoto, Japan. Additionally, based on the 2013 ranking, two of the world’s top…

Cuisine Rome

What and Where to Eat in Rome

One of the first things you probably think of when you think of Rome is the FOOD. I mean, Italian food has permeated the entire world with its pasta, pizza, and desserts. The thing about Italy is that there are so many regional cuisines.…

Cuisine London

Korean Street Food at On the Bab

Location: London, England Cuisine: Korean     This place had been on my list forever because of its great reviews and delicious appeal. I love Korean food. In fact, if I could just have Mexican, Thai, and Korean cuisine for the rest of my…

Barcelona Cuisine

Going Crazy for Tapas at Tapeo

Location: Barcelona, España Cuisine: Spanish and Catalan   Most of the restaurants I’ve been to in Barcelona have been recommendations from friends who have lived in the city forever. Most of these restaurants are nowhere near new, and they perhaps do not even have…

Cuisine London

Feeling Modern at Bistrotheque

Location: London, United Kingdom Cuisine: British   In a city like London, new restaurants are popping all the time with their flashy new concepts. Bistrotheque is not one of them. It opened 14 years ago and is located between Bethnal Green and Hackney, in a…

Cuisine

What It Means to Be Local: Lunch at The Goods Shed

Location: Canterbury, England Cuisine: British   Local Means Local First and foremost, The Goods Shed prides itself in sourcing local products. In fact, the local products come from the farmers market under the same roof! The market has fruits, vegetables, fish, meats, cheese, wine,…