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Busan in Two Days: What We Saw and Ate

With cheap international flights, come the compromise of long transits; so we landed in South Korea late at night in a zombie-state, but with a delirious joy for our appending adventure. This was my...
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Guide to 100 Yen shopping in Japan

Remember my shopping frenzy at Sydney's 100 yen store, Maruyu City Super? Well, I am now thrilled to be able to take you to the real deal in Japan! What are they These are popular bargain/variety...
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Chibo Okonomiyaki, Osaka, Japan

As mentioned in one of my previous posts, you can expect to find something delicious anywhere you go in Osaka. However, for a truly memorable experience, I'd recommend visiting a restaurant like Chibo Okonomiyaki. Okonomiyaki...

Seoul Barbeque, Pub and Market Tour

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gDRbSB_rlEw Sometimes, all you need for a fantastic overseas culinary experience are simply high quality venues that do great renditions of what a particular culture is best known for. Stereotypes exist for a reason, after all -...
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West Side Seoul Tour – Food and Culture

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9JKfgp6x4NY I’ve never been particularly keen on travel tours. To me, it always seemed to involve a coach full of people who hop blearily off at each destination, take a selfie or two and then hop...
Day 6 - Japan/ Hong Kong

Day Six – Japan / Hong Kong

Eejanaika is the new steel 4th dimensional roller coaster at Fuji-Q (Fujikyu) High Land, that was opened days before I had arrived in Japan. It supposedly translates to "ain't it great".
CoCo-Curry-House, Osaka

CoCo Curry House

Most of my meals in Japan were the cheap and cheerful and a highlight for me was this dinner at CoCo Curry House - a chain of restaurants that specialise in the popular yōshoku...

Osaka Soul Food + Osaka Bar, Potts Point, Sydney

The City of Love. The Big Apple. The Eternal City. Fashion Capital of the World. The world’s most iconic cities are identifiable just as much by their nicknames as they are by their landscapes. And...

Brew Masters Tour – Gastro Tour Seoul

https://youtu.be/M6AkQKVSBEI Exclusivity is the key word I’d associate with Gastro Tour Seoul and I would argue it's the key factor that distinguishes it from other food tours. While it’s easy to assume you could theoretically copy...
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Swissotel Nankai Osaka & where foodies shop

Winding down to the last leg of the trip, after returning from Kyoto, we stayed at one of Osaka's most luxurious hotels, Swissotel Nankai. Located at the heart of Namba, its proximity to key entertainment...

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