Parisian Perfection

If you were to ask me which city in the world is home to my favourite food, I’d probably contemplate it for a while before finally answering, Paris. Such an obvious response perhaps, but the French capital has a stellar reputation when it comes to food for a reason, and it’s also home to my favourite restaurant… on the planet.   Of course, since I’ve only spent a total of little over a week in Paris, that means that there
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August 27, 2014

50 Notes On Flying Premium Economy

On my recent birthday trip to Bangkok, I decided to treat myself on the journey there and back, and flew in EVA Air’s premium economy class. Sure, it wasn’t business class, but I mean, the word…
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August 25, 2014

Sunday Night Word Vomit

My contract as a teacher here in Taipei is almost half over. I truly love this city, its people, its organised mayhem, its relative open-mindedness and its food. The cafes, green spaces, gay bars and public…
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August 22, 2014

Delving Into Din Tai Fung

Thanks to the good ole’ interwebs, before I’d even landed in Taipei this January, I had people constantly recommend one place to me as a must-eat venue: Din Tai Fung. A dumpling den extraordinaire,…
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August 20, 2014

Taipei Stop By Stop: #2 Little Burma in Nanshijiao

Little Burma, located near Nanshijiao (南勢角) MRT station, at the beginning/end of the orange/yellowy line (the one that splits off to Huilong and Luzhou, if you look at a map), is a place that I’d…
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August 18, 2014

I’ve been living in Taipei for over half a year now. Just over seven months to be precise. I have no idea where that time has gone – it’s flying by, and frankly I find it terrifying that in just…
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August 13, 2014

28 Things You Didn’t Know About Me

I’m 28 today! Hooray! Last night, I was sat on the bed in my hotel room here in Bangkok, and I didn’t have a clue what to write about. I’d write two paragraphs, delete them, then write them…
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