Cinque Terre

Weekend Getaway in Cinque Terre, Italy

Cinque Terre — the perfect refuge to the most romantic Italian getaway. I’d like to point out, this isn’t quite how we spent our 72 hours in the Italian Riviera. And by not quite I meant we did it backwards. Given a second chance, I’d flip it and reverse it. So here it is, our… Read more…

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Space Cakes

Spacin’ Out in Amsterdam

Want the most eclectic, forbidden food trippin’ experience — head to Amsterdam! I am proud to say, I have never experimented with drugs, ever! I’ve never even smoked a cigarette let alone a joint. That is until now. Let me start by saying, we did not come for the weed! Though I wouldn’t say the thought… Read more…

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Sushi in Rio

The Shock of Expensive Sushi in Rio

When is the last time YOU had to pay $20 for edamame? Never is my answer. Until now. But dining sushi is highly recommended by those who have visited Rio — “You should definitely eat sushi”, they say. Naturally, we had Manu make reservations. Our sushi reservations kept changing from Togu to Ten Kai to Sushi… Read more…

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Fete de la Musique | Paris 2006

Fete de la Musique in Paris

If you’re heading to Paris, make sure to come on June 21st! We arrived in Paris early morning from Barcelona on a random normal day. Or so we thought. And after checking in to our hotel, grabbing a quick bite and doing a little shopping, Parisian- style, we realized today was not any other normal… Read more…

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Rio de Janeiro

How To: Bargain Successfully in Rio

Bargaining in Rio? Make sure you bring your A game (or chicken)! Let’s be honest. $7 Reais for a hand-crafted Brazilian bracelet is really nothing to sneeze about. But when you’re in Rio, on Ipanema beach with hundreds of beach vendors walking back and forth selling anything from beverages to food and bikinis to souvenirs, the… Read more…

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