Monthly Archives: September 2016

Weekly Photo Challenge: Nostalgia

[Post-dated post].  Literally just came back from Hong Kong a day and a half ago but I’m already missing it.  This photo is of the Hong Kong skyscrapers and buildings from the 18th floor of the BP International Hotel in … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Quest

Quest:  What an easy and most appropriate photo theme for me this week! 😂  I’m currently on vacation in Asia and since collecting virtual reality creatures, called Pokemon, are region-specific, it is only here in Asia that I can capture … Continue reading

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[Affiliate Link] Attend OktoberFEAST in Markham on October 22, 2016!

Mark Saturday, October 22, 2016 on your calendar, folks, because OktoberFEAST is coming to town (Address: Markham Museum, 9350 Markham Rd., Markham)! OktoberFEAST (oktoberfeast.ca) is an indulgent evening showcasing the hottest food trends and coolest libations.  With entertainment and a vibrant … Continue reading

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合益泰小食 Hop Yik Tai (Shum Shui Po, Hong Kong)

On the second day of Hong Kong in 2016, we went to 合益泰小食 (Hop Yik Tai) in Shum Shui Po on 121 Kweilin Street to have lunch.  Apparently this place boasts the best cheung fun (rice noodles) in Hong Kong.  I was … Continue reading

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Watei Japanese Restaurant (City One, Sha Tin)

On my first day coming back to Hong Kong, we ate at Watei Japanese Restaurant for an early dinner (which fit well because I was experiencing jet lag and highly exhausted after an hour or so into the dinner).  Watei Japanese … Continue reading

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Potato Noodle Soup of Bai (Langham Square)

Even though I didn’t enjoy my first visit to Potato Noodle Soup of Bai, when I found out that they had opened a brand new full-service restaurant at Langham Square and we were conveniently in the area looking for dinner, … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Edge

In the summer of 2011 when the CN Tower first introduced its EdgeWalk program, my friend Rachel and I were one of the first to brave together to try this first “walk on the edge” on the 356-metre high tower, … Continue reading

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