a tale of two cities

PLACES / / SPACES / / CULTURE / / TRAVEL / / LIFESTYLE / ABOUT / CONTACT a tale of two cities no, not those two Have you ever been to a place for the very first time, some place that should be foreign, should feel new… and felt, oddly right at home? Have you […]

LA Guide | Marugame Udon

PLACES / / SPACES / / CULTURE / / TRAVEL / / LIFESTYLE / ABOUT / CONTACT // LOS ANGELES // SAWTELLE, BEVERLY GROVE, GLENDALE, DTLA //  marugame udon fast food for a perfect world Fast food by (my) definition should fulfill three qualifiers: cheap, easy to order, and of course, fast. By this definition, […]

Tokyo Guide | Lattest

PLACES / / SPACES / / CULTURE / / TRAVEL / / LIFESTYLE / ABOUT / CONTACT // TOKYO // OMOTESANDO // lattest Industrial chic women-run coffee shop Let’s just get this out of the way. Most non-locals know about this place thanks to Terrace House. A lot of people come here for the opportunity […]

Snapshots from Tokyo

PLACES / / SPACES / / CULTURE / / TRAVEL / / LIFESTYLE / ABOUT / CONTACT snapshotsfromtokyo may 2018 A year ago, I visited Tokyo for the very first time. It was my second time in Japan (the first time was a very short side trip to Kansai from Taiwan), and I went with […]

LA Guide: The Pie Hole

PLACES / / SPACES / / CULTURE / / TRAVEL / / LIFESTYLE / ABOUT / CONTACT // LOS ANGELES // ARTS DISTRICT, HOLLYWOOD, PASADENA, GLENDALE //  the pie hole to fill the hole in my heart My love language is Pie Hole’s earl grey pie. No, seriously, for my birthday one year, my coworkers […]