Hong Kong


One of the places that my travels take me is Hong Kong. Sometimes referred to as the Pearl of the Orient, I can see why. It has the charm of the new and the old. Much like Tokyo where the modern and traditional co-exist. One cannot visit Hong Kong without talking about or trying the […]

Dining in Seoul


Food is one of the things that I most look forward to when visiting Seoul. It is usually spicy and rich in seasoning which I sometimes really crave for and the prices are pretty reasonable as well. Apart from the usual BBQ fare that you usually get, I’ve been fortunate enough to have people introduce […]

Indian Creek Distillery


Haven’t posted anything in quite a while… been travelling quite a bit but have not had time to put anything together. Most recently, on one of my travels to Ohio, I’ve had a chance to visit a whiskey distillery. Its not just any distillery but a Rye distillery that crafted whiskey in small batches by […]

Zoo Trip- Photos from a 4 Year old


I took my 4 year old to the local zoo today and midway through the visit she asked for my phone to take pictures. Here’s some of the photos that she took during our trip. It was interesting to learn what she found fascinating and her perspective of the world through her lens.

Narita Gion Festival


The Narita Gion Festival is a summer festival that has been going on for over 300 years. They have one of Naritasan Shinshoji’s portable shrines (omikoshi), along with 10 other different floats parade down the Omotesando Road. It lasts for three days and is on from July 5-7, 2013 so come check it out! This […]

Chicago Part 2


This is the rest of the beautiful city. Did a little “Drive by shooting” as I didn’t have much time left for the day.      



I’ve been flying through O’Hare airport a number of times over the years but have not had the chance to visit the beautiful city of Chicago. On my most recent trip I’ve had the opportunity to spend a day around the city. Special thanks to 2 of my wonderful colleagues who took the day to […]

Google + Trey Ratcliff


Managed to attend a talk today by Trey Ratcliff hosted by Google Japan. He shared with us on what is influences are and how things that had happened to him early in his life impacted the way that he lives, thinks and his philosophy in life. He also showed us an abbreviated flow of how […]

Sakura (お花見)


I’m sure by now you must have come across 100s of posts online of Sakura. They bloom only once a year in the beginning of spring for one week. This is my contribution to the pile. They will probably be gone by this weekend is my guess. Thank you for visiting and don’t forget to […]

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