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Daytripper: San Antonio, TX

A good old fashioned Texas day trip.

Japanese Tea Garden:

Yes, the city known for its Mexican food and margaritas has a Japanese Tea Garden. … 560 more words


A Steinbeck Tragedy : The Pearl

This was a contribution by Ed Williamson  to the Steinbeck centenary writeoff on epinions that I hosted.

Pros: Gritty and realistic.

Cons: Some readers may find it too dark and hopeless. 1,931 more words

American Literature

Thoughts: The Pearl by John Steinbeck


John Steinbeck’s The Pearl (based on a Mexican folk tale) starts off with beautiful descriptions of a simple life by the ocean in a small community. 738 more words


Flat White

Even before we moved here we had been scoping out what restaurants and cafes were near our tower, and we were hopeful Flat White would be our kind of place.  290 more words


Gelarto Rosa - The Pearl

Visit 1

Visit 2


Where: Between Towers 27 and 28, Porto Arabia, The Pearl

Cost: 18QR per ice-cream (well worth it!)


For the love of sushi

When Mr T and I first met I was still new to sushi, sticking exclusively to California rolls and the only fish he would eat was tuna from a tin. 381 more words