Three-course travel menu 

Most of you know that I have a huge appetite for travel (and food of course haha!) I live by Dalai Lama’s mantra, “Once a year, go someplace you’ve never been before”. As I read Follow your Sunshine’s post, I began to look back at all the places I have been. The concept is to…

NOODLES & RIBS at Elements – Four Seasons Doha

Elements at Four Seasons Hotel Doha offers an innovative mix of Asian and Arabic flavors. This month, they launched a lunch concept called “Noodles & Ribs”, offering diners a selection of mouth-watering ribs and Chef Ding’s hand-pulled noodle dishes. Wanton Mian (Wanton dumpling noodle soup) – A bit bland for my taste. The ribs were flavorful…

Shin-Yokohama Ramen Museum

Yokohama is Japan’s second largest city.  The ramen museum is just about 5-8 mins. walk from the Shin-Yokohama Station. This is the world’s first food-themed amusement park established in 1994 with the concept “the one-stop place to enjoy the flavors of this national dish from renowned shops across Japan without stepping on a plane”. On…

The Circle of Life

“There’s more to see than can ever be seen, more to do than can ever be done.” The Lion King is one of my favorite childhood movies. I told myself that one day, I’ll be able to see those animals from Lion King. Twenty years later, May 2015, that kid’s dream came true.

How far will your Philippines Passport Allow You to Go?

(Update as of June 2017) Thinking of traveling around the globe and wondering where to start? Having a Philippines passport sometimes limits you to travel to certain countries. But don’t let that stop you! According to Wikipedia, there are 61 visa-free or visa on arrival countries 


Some of you dream to see the Colosseum in Italy, the Eiffel tower in France, the canals in Amsterdam, eat Paella and Churros in Spain, dip the Blue Lagoon in Iceland, hike the Pulpit Rock in Norway, and a lot more. But some passport holders (like myself) are limited to experience all those because of…

The Big Apple Craze

The famous New York City cupcakes and delectable delights now invade Doha! Magnolia bakery is credited with starting a 1990’s “cupcake craze” with its signature pastel-colored buttercream-frosted versions. But do note that the bakery is not only known for its cupcakes.

Post Vacation Blues

Have you ever had a long vacation that after you returned it feels like your mind is completely someplace else?

Jones The Grocer

Jones the Grocer Location: The Gate Mall, Qatar A new culinary heaven has arrived in Doha! Running for two months, this new gourmet café offers a selection of 

Sugar & Spice… oh so nice!

Store: Sugar & Spice Location: Lagoona Mall, Qatar Tired of the usual cafés or looking for new sweet treats? Sugar & Spice is the place to be. While walking around the mall, you’ll be fascinated with this little café. Simple decors with chic mismatched furniture is truly lovely!

Journey to Asia

It’s been almost a year since I traveled around the wonders of Asia with my cousin and friend. Looking back brought memories and fulfillment on our journey. This journey took more than two months in the making.

Taste and Fun Food Festival 2012

On its third year, the annual food festival got even bigger than ever! More than 70 restaurants, cafés and hotels from across the city presented their “signature” dishes for the public.