Portugal – Day 2 – Lisbon

I’m not a big fan of organized excursions. They are too fast, too messy, too busy. You end up not seeing everything you want, you have little to no time to appreciate the places you go. However, sometimes, out of pure laziness, I yield and I end up in one of those crazy and disturbing excursions. I had some good experiences, some not that good … Continue reading Portugal – Day 2 – Lisbon


Sala-gadoola-menchicka-boo-la bibbidi-bobbidi-boo Put ’em together and what have you got? Bibimbap! This song was the first thing that came to my mind when a friend invited me to eat Bi Bim Bap. Sorry, I-CAN-NOT-HELP-IT! Bibimbap is a Korean dish. The word literally means “mixed rice”. Bibimbap is served as a bowl of warm white rice topped with namul (sautéed and seasoned vegetables) and gochujang (chili pepper paste), soy sauce, or doenjang (a fermented soybean paste). … Continue reading Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo

Sunrise at Princess Street - Edinburgh

Edinburgh – What a lovely Surprise

When I was planning my trip to Europe, reading all I could, looking for pictures I could take and trying REALLY HARD to come up with an itinerary, I had help from my two sisters and some friends who had already been to Europe before. In my brain, I was looking for an itinerary that was logical, geographically speaking. I knew I wanted to go to … Continue reading Edinburgh – What a lovely Surprise