Withlocals: Taipei Highlights & Hidden Gems with Cola

One of the best things to do in a new city is to enjoy it like a local. Withlocals made doing just that easy and convenient with connecting you with local guides for various tours and experiences. So when I was in Taipei, I booked the Best of Taipei: Highlights and Hidden Gems tour one afternoon….

Japanese Convenience Stores are the Best!

I’ve heard some amazing things about Japanese Convenience Stores. I know David Chang is a big fan of their fried chicken and Anthony Bourdain approves those egg salad sandwiches. There are a few chains, but the big three are FamilyMart, 7-Eleven, and Lawson. You’ll find conbini on almost every block throughout Tokyo and most are…

Leaving Hong Kong

It was time to pack up and leave Hong Kong. I had such a great time in this vibrant city. It was hectic, crowded, historic, delicious, and absolutely exhilarating! I had a wonderful time in Macau too. I flagged down a taxi and made my way to Hong Kong International Airport. I still had a…

Australia Dairy Company

I was heading to Macau and wanted to eat breakfast before catching the ferry. I already had the chance to try Kam Wah Cafe, so now I wanted to check out Australia Dairy Company in the Jordan neighborhood of Hong Kong. Named by the owner who worked on an Australian farm in the 1940s, it’s…