Monthly Archives: March 2016

Tim Ho Wan: The Cheapest Michelin-Starred Restaurant in the World

Tim Ho Wan is a Hong Kong institution that has been extremely popular with its clientele since its opening in 2009, frequented by the local inhabitants of the nearby neighborhood, some visiting daily. One year after its opening this small unassuming

Tim Ho Wan: The Cheapest Michelin-Starred Restaurant in the World

Tim Ho Wan is a Hong Kong institution that has been extremely popular with its clientele since its opening in 2009, frequented by the local inhabitants of the nearby neighborhood, some visiting daily. One year after its opening this small unassuming

Nuuksio National Park

Nuuksio National Park is the perfect getaway from the hustle and bustle of Helsinki. This untouched forest scenery is only a short drive away from the city center and excellently connected even with public transportation. See, there’s no excuse not

Nuuksio National Park

Nuuksio National Park is the perfect getaway from the hustle and bustle of Helsinki. This untouched forest scenery is only a short drive away from the city center and excellently connected even with public transportation. See, there’s no excuse not

/ UAE

Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi is only about an hour’s drive south of Dubai, but the city feels decidedly different from its more famous neighbor. Everything seems calmer, classier, more grown-up. By far the wealthiest of the Emirates, Abu Dhabi isn’t afraid to

/ UAE

Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi is only about an hour’s drive south of Dubai, but the city feels decidedly different from its more famous neighbor. Everything seems calmer, classier, more grown-up. By far the wealthiest of the Emirates, Abu Dhabi isn’t afraid to

Whirling Dervish Ceremony in Istanbul

Istanbul is a truly incredible city, one that seemingly hides its beauty behind two faces. On one side, the city is surprisingly lively and modern, but simultaneously the city’s ancient history and old traditions are clearly visible in the everyday

Whirling Dervish Ceremony in Istanbul

Istanbul is a truly incredible city, one that seemingly hides its beauty behind two faces. On one side, the city is surprisingly lively and modern, but simultaneously the city’s ancient history and old traditions are clearly visible in the everyday

/ USA

Pool Party at The Standard DTLA

The pool parties at The Standard Hotel in Downtown LA are legendary. The only problem is, I was not aware of this legend. I was staying at the hotel with a friend, who, after a very wild and tiresome weekend,

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Pool Party at The Standard DTLA

The pool parties at The Standard Hotel in Downtown LA are legendary. The only problem is, I was not aware of this legend. I was staying at the hotel with a friend, who, after a very wild and tiresome weekend,

Seeking Serenity at Hong Kong’s Nan Lian Garden

The Nan Lian Garden in Hong Kong can be a much-needed respite from the hectic urban life of the city. The classical Chinese garden was opened in 1934 but is designed in the style of the Tang Dynasty. Nowadays there are highway

Seeking Serenity at Hong Kong’s Nan Lian Garden

The Nan Lian Garden in Hong Kong can be a much-needed respite from the hectic urban life of the city. The classical Chinese garden was opened in 1934 but is designed in the style of the Tang Dynasty. Nowadays there are highway

The Slow Charm of Paris

My experience with Paris has been somewhat similar to that of my experience with Lost In Translation. When I first saw the film, I thought it was dreadfully boring and devoid of meaning. When I gave it another chance, I

The Slow Charm of Paris

My experience with Paris has been somewhat similar to that of my experience with Lost In Translation. When I first saw the film, I thought it was dreadfully boring and devoid of meaning. When I gave it another chance, I