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4 12, 2018

California’s Hidden Gem: Buellton, CA

By | December 4th, 2018|Categories: California|Tags: , , |

Ever heard of a small town named Buellton in the Central Coast of California? I admit that despite being a native Angeleno who has been to Santa Barbara over dozens of times, I had not heard of this hidden gem just 30 minutes north of there. Buellton is a small town with big adventures located [...]

3 12, 2018

The Hedonistic & Gastronomic Guide to Buellton

By | December 3rd, 2018|Categories: California|Tags: , , , |

Thinking of where to go for the weekend from your busy city? Look no further than my new favorite hideaway in California's Central Coast. Enjoy amazing food, wine and beer tasting in Buellton, the ultimate off the beaten path weekend getaway, with this handy libations and food guide to lead the way! Make friends with laid back [...]

22 10, 2018

Filipino Food Festival in Los Angeles

By | October 22nd, 2018|Categories: Los Angeles|Tags: , , , |

"Eat. Play. Move." is having their 2nd annual 'Filipino-Angeleno Food Block Party' on October 27, 2018 in the Arts District of Downtown LA. This Filipino Food Festival in Los Angeles is not just about introducing and enjoying the food, it's about celebrating the Filipino-Angeleno Culture. Some of the most innovative chefs (over 30+ vendors) will be [...]

20 06, 2018

Deal Alert: 4-5 Star Hotel Sale for July 4th week!

By | June 20th, 2018|Categories: Florida, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, US|Tags: , , |

I love deals, who doesn't? Most of the time, I book my accommodations at Airbnbs and Hostels to minimize my spending since I'm usually out and about. But once in awhile, I do like to splurge on a hotel, especially if it's for a shorter amount of time, within the US and/or when traveling with [...]

15 07, 2017

Catalina lsland: Island of Romance

By | July 15th, 2017|Categories: Catalina Island|Tags: , , , , |

My Travel article on Catalina Island: Island of Romance as published in ARE Magazine, Summer Edition 2017, read it here.

8 04, 2017

Beach Getaway to Catalina Island

By | April 8th, 2017|Categories: California, Catalina Island, Los Angeles|Tags: , , , , |

As the daylight savings switches our clock back an hour, delaying our Sunset to a timely 8pm and the California warmth approaches to the perfect 78 degrees, it's also time for the beach! While Californians can virtually go to the beach 350 days out of the year (when it doesn't rain), we have been so [...]

25 03, 2017

Beef Noodle Soup

By | March 25th, 2017|Categories: China, Los Angeles, Taiwan|Tags: , , , , , , |

My absolute favorite food in the whole wide world is a bowl of Beef Noodle Soup. This is my ultimate go-to comfort food, my guilty pleasure. Any time of the day, any season of the year. There are various versions in which I rarely discriminate against as I appreciate them all, as long as heart and [...]

25 02, 2017

Biking Catalina’s Hillside to Avalon

By | February 25th, 2017|Categories: California, Catalina Island|Tags: , , |

Catalina Island is a stretch of 22 miles off the coast of California that is a relaxing place to getaway for a few days. Either for pure relaxation, family-fun, romantic weekend or an adventure-filled trip. Just an hour boat ride which you can catch from the Long Beach, San Pedro or Dana Point port via Catalina Express. [...]

8 12, 2015

Outdoor Adventures in Conejo Valley

By | December 8th, 2015|Categories: Conejo Valley|Tags: , , , , |

Los Angeles is a beautiful place to live in, especially for those that enjoy a Healthy Lifestyle. It seems you can find virtually everything you need from good hikes, good food, the best Yoga, Pilates, Barre, Gyms, Crossfit studios that one would ever seek. But one important aspect that LA lacks, is the lack of outdoor [...]

2 12, 2014

Noodletown: “Koreatown LA”

By | December 2nd, 2014|Categories: Los Angeles|Tags: , , , , , , |

"Noodletown" is a show I write & co-host all about Food, Culture & Neighborhood in Asian Neighborhoods throughout the United States. On our 7th episode, my co-host Jim Park & I visit Koreatown, Los Angeles. This is our most informative and best episode to date. We arrive conveniently via Metro Station stop at Western & Wilshire. [...]