Foods to try in Lisbon, Portugal

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Like In Spain, Portuguese lunch is at 2 pm. Some restaurants are closed at noon. Hence, for someone with an Asian diet, wherein lunchtime means from 11am to 1pm, it takes a good amount of effort to wait until these restaurants are open again. Your itinerary for the day will have to be changed. Another realization for me on this

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Madrid Walking Tour

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From Sagrada Familia station, I headed to Arc de Triomf, the nearest station to Estacion Nord bus station.After 7 hours of bus travel, I arrived at the capital of Spain, Madrid!.   Related article:  BARCELONA: THINGS TO DO, FOODS TO TRY, SUGGESTED ITINERARIES     My hostel is located in Puerta del Sol, which is the center of the nation.

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Foods and Drinks to try in Beijing ,China

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The giant nation may have the typical gastronomical scene. This can be due to the fact that China has a major influence to almost all Asian cuisine. And some, if not most, of these foods actually originated from Mainland China. Some of the foods on this list may be found in other Asian countries but not limited to Taiwan, Hong

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Top foods to try in Spain: Madrid & Barcelona

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If you like guisados  and bar chow, you’ll surely like Spanish foods.  In my own opinion, Spain has the best tasting  cured ham in the world.  So, what are the foods to try in Spain, specifically in the cultural cities of Barcelona and Madrid?   1. Churros con chocolate It is a long tubular dough  thick chocolate. Try it on your

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Barcelona: Things to do, Foods to try, Suggested Itineraries

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  Capital of Catalonia in the eastern region of Spain, Barcelona embraces a  unique identity  with its own language, Catalan. This modern capital attracts millions of tourists year round with tis cool and hip thriving port. Some Barcelona Statistics:   Population- 45 M Area- 504K sq.km Currency- EUR Daily budget (extreme)- 20 EUR (moderate)- 40-55 EUR       By

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Foods to Try in Hong Kong

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Hong kong is widely known for dim sum,  its national dish. (See also: Best ways to experience Hong Kong in a day ). This popular dish is one among the many familiar dishes in Hong kong such as the following:   This must be a  favorite comfort food among the Chinese households because most of the customers also ordered the same meal

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Searching for the best tacos in Manila

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  Why we love Mexican food? I’ve noticed more and more Mexican restaurants have sprung up across Metro Manila. In BGC alone, I’ve heard that there are newer Mexican restos and I can’t wait to try them one of these days. So expect this post to be constantly updating.     Why I love Mexican food? Aside from having a

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12 Foods and drink to try in Zamboanga

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  The gastronomy composition of a place reflects its culture. The unique and varied flavors of Zamboanga City, known as Asia’s Latin City is just a reflection of how diverse this third largest city in the Philippines is. Visit Zamboanga and you’ll discover why.     So, here are the known foods and drink to try in Zamboanga City:    

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25 Foods and drinks to try in Bali, Indonesia

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Trying Indonesian food makes me feel like home. The striking similarity between Indonesian and Philippine foods, even with other Southeast Asian cuisine are very evident. But you know you are in the Spice Islands because the obvious dissimilarity that you can think of would probably be the spices. Indonesian islands have lots of native spices that any other Asian countries

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48 Foods and drinks to try in Tokyo, Japan

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Japan is one of the few countries that you can visit entirely for food. It has even beat France in having the most number of Michelin-starred restaurants. Its traditional dietary culture of Japan , known as Washoku, was added to UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage, and increased its number of  assets listed on UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage list to 22. So,

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