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Can you really be friends with an ex?

Yesterday, B asked me this question because she went through a break up and wanted to know if they could be friends. Well.. she made me think can we? 523 more words


A day in KL

I recently headed to Kuala Lumpur for a couple of days (see Asian Monkeys), and really enjoyed myself.  If you’re driving yourself, it’s probably about 4 – 4 1/2 hours; that’s it.  644 more words

History And Culture

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

It’s been over two days since Brian and Brian arrived in Hong Kong and so far, I think the trip has been going fairly well. Brian (the roommate) seems to be enjoying himself, in a way reconnecting with this place where his family has roots. 1,348 more words


Din Tai Fung

Every year for Christmas, my friend Emma and I treat ourselves to dinner at a Michelin starred restaurant. Our little tradition started 4 years ago when, fresh out of uni and backpacking, we had our Christmas meal at the Pizza Express near Hakkasan in Mayfair, and we swore to ourselves that the next year we would be walking in there instead of passing it. 291 more words


5 Reasons Why You Should Travel to Taipei

Written by: Thomas

Taipei was a pretty late addition to our RTW route, and in fact, it didn’t really make sense for us to go there in terms of flight routing. 664 more words


Dumplings at Din Tai Fung

My favorite meal in Shanghai was simple, authentic and at a chain restaurant. Din Tai Fung, a restaurant that started in Taiwan is most famously known for their xiaolongboa, also known as “soup dumplings.”  I have always been a fan of dim sum, but have yet to find a place in the states that I love. 317 more words