Austin, Texas – February 2017

It was my first time in Austin, Texas. The people are nice and friendly (Southern hospitality is real) and there were lots of great food places to go. Where to stay: Airbnb Where to eat: Franklin BBQ known to be one of the world’s best-smoked bbq Tips: People line up at Franklin for hours, so if you have your itinerary I would recommend ordering days ahead to skip the queue (click here)  

Miami, Florida – February 2017

What a nice drive from Orlando to Miami. It was our first time and we’re in town for the long weekend. There, I fell in love with Cuban food thanks to Versailles restaurant. I am still dreaming of their empanada and mornings at the cafe drinking Cuban coffee and chatting with the locals. Beach, Cuban food, and art at Wynwood Walls made Miami one of my favorite cities in the world. Where to stay Hilton Garden Inn What to eat Empanadas – basically, anything at Versailles Cuban ...

Orlando, Florida – January 2017

After a busy conference week, we managed to spend a day at Universal Studios. It was my second time visiting the theme park and I am still captured by the magic of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter. Here are some photos from our fun trip. Places to see: The Universal Studios particularly The Wizarding World of Harry Potter and The Simpsons. Food to eat: Finding non-fast food or ‘gimmick’ food in Orlando is quite difficult. But if you do manage to visit Universal, I would ...

New York City, New York – December 2016

A quick trip to New York visiting some of the Kami schools. We spent our downtime visiting our favourite food spots and discovering new ones. At night, we skipped the expensive shows and went straight to jazz clubs which is always a great idea. Here are some of my favourite snaps from the trip.