12 things to do in Seoul

  Seoul is a well-balanced city and there are many things to do in Seoul. You can enjoy the buzzy city life as well as the peaceful and calm countryside. The city is well connected by subway, express train, and the bullet train. You can get to all the tourist destination by subway, bus or […]

Jeju

8 things to do in Jeju island

  Jeju island is an island south of Seoul. Flights from Seoul to Jeju island is approximate 40 mins. There are a couple of flight carriers to choose from and flight schedule are very frequent.  The locals treat Jeju island as a honeymoon island and it’s a good place to relax. Driving on this island […]

Saigon Post Office

8 things to do in Saigon

Saigon, the capital of Vietnam has plenty of attractions around this city. The deep history that the country has gone through, the irresistible Pho and Manh Mi,  the vehicle honking and crazy motorbikes roaming around the city have made it a unique character of this city.  Saigon has developed rapidly, office building, hotels, cafe, restaurants and […]

Phu Quoc

8 things to do in Phu Quoc

Phu Quoc is an island west of Saigon, it takes about 45 mins from Saigon on a plane or about 2 hours from Hà Tiên on a ferry. I do notice the international airport is underway and development is almost complete. This would make Phu Quoc more assessable and able to bring in more tourist. There […]

Shredded pull pork

Pulled pork

Pulled pork is always my favorite and I will order it if it’s on the menu. The tender juicy shredded meat soaked with BBQ sauce is seriously hard to resist and it often sells together with a burger with some coleslaw. The recipe here is to cook the pulled pork under low temperature for a long period of […]

Watercress soup

Chinese watercress soup

Chinese watercress soup (西洋菜汤) helps to cool your body down according to Chinese medicine and has many health benefits such as lowering blood pressure and promotes vital fluids to lubricate the lungs and relieve a cough. Watercress origin from the West and I guess that why it called 西洋菜 in Chinese. It is used as a medicine for migraines, anemia, eczema, […]

Mei Yuen (美園) Restaurant

Mei Yuen (美園) restaurant has been around Katong area since I was young, this shop always gives me the nostalgic memories of my childhood days. Their roasts are authentic and have not changed over the years. Serving are generous and the price is reasonable. I always order their Wanton noodles which is very old school […]