How I Spent 3 Days in Shanghai — Travel With Nano B.

So what do I think about Shanghai? I won’t lie, I have mixed feelings. On one hand, it has arresting views of skyscrapers, impressive architecture, excellent spa treatments, great luxury shopping (there are as many Gucci shops as there are Starbucks, I kid you not), and a food scene to match. It is energetic, diverse, and […]

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Café Confucius, Beijing — LIFE OF SHAL

Situated near the Confucius Temple in Dongcheng is a little Buddhist inspired coffee shop. Its mention in many China inspired guidebooks made me fairly curious as to how a little roadside café nestled in the heart of a hutong could be named after one of the most famous temples in all of Beijing which led […]

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A simple guide to trying local street food in China — LIFE OF SHAL

I was never a girl to try local street food but let the truth be told: and that is my perception of street food soon changed after living in China for two and half years. Street food is not just food in China, it’s a culture. It’s a way of life. Whether you’re on your […]

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Tasting Bullfrog in China — LIFE OF SHAL

One of the things I love about China is the endless opportunities to try new and exotic foods. The Chinese love their food and eating a meal is a tradition that should be done both on time and with large numbers of people. Chinese dining etiquette is very different to western eating habits. It is […]

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A Taste of New Zealand Cuisine at Wakanui Grill & Bar — Travel With Nano B.

What could be better than spending a night in a company of great friends, especially when delicious food is involved? Nothing! Last Friday we headed out to the heart of Tokyo with our dear friends to enjoy New Zealand cuisine. The choice fell on Wakanui Grill & Bar which is highly acclaimed for the pasture-raised beef […]

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6 Street Foods To Try In Indonesia — An American Girl in Asia

Street food in Indonesia is not merely a novelty, but a way of life. Once the sun begins to set, the food carts roll out, grills are fired up and the oil begins to sizzle. Motorbikes appear from all directions, and makeshift plastic tables fill the parking lots. As the final rays of sunlight disappear, […]

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Great Reasons That Make Thailand An Excellent Travel Destination — Eat Sleep Love Travel

When people think of Thailand, they are bound to associate it with the delicious street food, the busy cities, and the fabulous architecture. However, they tend to think that Bangkok is the top place to visit while in the country. While Bangkok is pretty special to say the least, there is so much more going […]

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