I think the main thing is that if you are traveling to a country that has a religious or conservative view, its just about respect and just beware of how you dress. No matter how ridiculous the law maybe, in the end you are a visitor to someone else's country...so you need to abide by their laws.[...]
In preparation for my upcoming honeymoon with my wife, we were planning to go to Hualien, Taiwan, by taking the railway train from Taipei, Taiwan. Upon preparing for this trip, we looked to see how to purchase the train tickets online. It turned out that the online system is not overly user fr[...]
Looks like I need to visit this place one day. Amazing! What amazing beaches have you been to before? Read the full article below.
Pass Island – Palawan's beaches, like this one on Pass Island, are usually deserted or, at most, sparsely populated. Coron, Philippines (CNN)You'd think t[...]
Danzai noodles – These oil noodles with minced pork and shrimp make one of the most iconic snacks in Tainan. Yes Taipei is the island's most famous destination, but many of the dishes it was submitting were rooted from its oldest city, Tainan. Here, dishes are whipped up in makes[...]
My wife and I were quite lucky to sample a very special herbal duck hot pot (also known as steam boat or shabu shabu) in Taipei. It is only available during the autumn and winter seasons as this special dish is only eaten during cold weather as it is suppose to warm your body up. The reason [...]
Yes definitely as an overseas Chinese Canadian, I would say I miss all 14 of them =)
I think no matter where you are from, you will miss your home town's food. But in the end, I still think mom's cooking is the best! Love you mom!
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A family taking pictures of their wishes, which are tied to plastic oranges, in the remote village of Lam Tsuen on Feb 19, 2015. -- PHOTO: AFP HONG KONG (AFP) - Carnivals and fireworks are Hong Kong's trademark Chinese New Year celebrations, but tens of thousands of people also travel to a remote [...]
Sushi in Tokyo The chef David Kinch writes about a meal in Tokyo that changed his mind about sushi. During a 2008 visit to Tokyo , a friend surprised me by taking me to lunch and walking me unknowingly into Sushi Mizutani. I had heard of its chef, Hachiro Mizutani, a one-time student of the legend[...]
Is it a sheep or goat? I thought it was always a goat! What do you think?
Happy Chinese New Year everyone!
A woman takes photographs of sheep at a sheep cafe in Seoul on Feb 6, 2015. The coming Chinese lunar new year has stirred a debate over which zodiac creature - sheep or goat - is the corr[...]
If you're looking for a great break from Taipei city life, then a day trip to the Maokong Tea Plantations is highly recommended. Maokong being a mountainous area in the southern edge of Taipei is famous for it's tea plantations. Similar to the Cameron Highlands in Malaysia, because of it's hig[...]
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