All posts filed under: Asia

Nippon Craft Beer's Far Yeast Sweet Vanilla Stout

Japanese Brewing Revolution

The stereotype concocted to describe Japanese industry asserts that Japan is very good at copying what others have done and introducing marginal improvements and cost-cutting techniques to make quality products at competitive prices. The stereotype suggests, however, that Japan falls short in the area of innovation and that, in recent years, the economy has suffered […]

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Need Tourist Visa for Taiwan?

When Jeff and I decided to explore Taipei for the first time early this year we had so much fun we kept on coming back. Another thing that made it so appealing was how easy it was to apply for a tourist visa that took no more than 5minutes. Did I also tell you it’s […]

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Tired of Hong Kong? Try Taipei!

Ok, so you’ve been to Hong Kong a million times and somehow it already feels like a second home. You already know how to get to your favourite local noodle restaurant even with your eyes closed. Going around and out of town does not require you anymore to bring that trusted metro map. That Portuguese […]

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Revisiting Macau on Mid-Autumn Festival

If you’re exhausted with work demands and need a quick getaway to recharge without the hassles of visa application, traveling long hours by plane, boats, and buses, consider going to Hong Kong and Macau. That’s what Jeff and I did a few years ago. With just a weekend bag, we flew to Hong Kong and […]

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September Girls Go to Hong Kong

I know it’s already November but I super love September. Not only is it my birthday month but also of my favorite ladies’ — my mom and my sister. This year we decided to bring the entire family, all 7 of us, to Hong Kong and Macau. Thanks to Cathay Pacific’s group deal promo. Our […]