Cast Iron Pot Korean BBQ Buffet

When it comes to Korean cuisine, my family and I have our favorites like the spicy tofu stews (sundubu jjigae) and savory pancakes (pajeon). We also love Korean BBQ where you cook the meats right at your table, so I was happy to check out the all-you-can-eat barbecue menu at Cast Iron BBQ in Fairview….

Lunch at Flock & Fowl

It was game day! I still had a few hours before meeting up with my good friend from San Antonio for the Devils-Golden Knights game. I felt like it was the perfect opportunity to visit the the Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas Sign. I’ve been to Vegas several times, but never went to the famous…

The Conquistador at Zunzi’s

After brunch and a couple art museums, I walked around downtown Savannah for a bit before stopping by a popular lunch spot. I always like to ask people about their favorite dishes and places to eat, and many people mentioned  Zunzi’s Takeout & Catering. When I arrived there was a small line out the door….

Off to Savannah: Treylor Park and the Prohibition Museum

Just a few days after returning from El Salvador, it was back to the airport and off to Savannah for the long Presidents’ Day weekend! It was my first time in the Georgia coastal city and I was looking forward to a charming Southern escape. I checked in to my historic district hotel and walked…

Udon Noodles and a Matcha Parfait

For dinner one night my sister and I stopped by Mimikou, a curry udon restaurant. To drink, I ordered the Umeshu Highball – a Japanese plum liquor with soda. Udon are thick wheat noodles. The restaurant serves Kyoto-style udon with a flavorful curry sauce made from curry powder thickened with a Japanese soup stock called…

Hidden Gems: Areesaa Lote Dee

Not too far from the bustling backpacker’s area of Khao San Road, you can find a small hole-in-the-wall eatery serving tasty Thai-Muslim dishes at very reasonable prices. That place is Areesaa Lote Dee อาอีซะฮ์ รสดี. Located near my hotel, I walked down Rambuttri Road and tried to find the entrance using a few pictures from…

Pandan Asian Cuisine

It was my aunt’s birthday and we celebrated at Pandan Asian Cuisine in Bloomfield. It was my first time and I was looking forward to some good Filipino food. In addition to Filipino cuisine and desserts, they also serve Thai and Chinese dishes. The menu was set and the food started coming out. We started…

Tomorrowland

It was the first day of Tomorrowland! I always said I wanted to go to this festival, but I didn’t think it would actually happen. It was time for day 3 of Tomorrowland. We skipped Saturday since we could not get tickets, but I was more than excited to attend Friday and Sunday. It was…