Snippet: Sydney Opera House

Sharing my favorite photos through “Snippet” posts. Hello there! Many exciting things  are happening in the background for Si and I recently, and I can’t wait to share with you all when everything is ready. In the meantime, here is a beautiful sunset captured from our trip to Sydney, Australia last month!

Australia ⋅ March 9, 2014

Newly Opened Puri Gangga Resort

Puri Gangga overlooks the Gunung Kawi Temple, where devotees make the pilgrimage for spiritual purification.

Indonesia ⋅ November 13, 2013

Cronut Craze in SE Asia

After the “cronut” (part croissant, part donut) was launched in New York early this year, this hybrid dessert

Singapore ⋅ October 22, 2013

Leftovers – Pulled Pork Dolsot Bibimbap

Just a quick post! A weekend roast of pork shoulder for twenty people led to a pretty good amount of leftovers. I always have the tendencey to make too much food in fear that there might not be enough food to go around. Si and I ate two days worth of leftovers by making dolsot

C'est La Vie ⋅ October 11, 2013

Kimchi Bacon Potato Hash

I’m always inspired by breakfast and brunch dishes. If I could, I would host a brunch every weekend just so I can try out different recipes. This bacon kimchi potato hash is the perfect side dish to accompany sweet and savory dishes. It can also be served as the main dish topped with a fried

Recipes ⋅ September 11, 2013

Pizza 4P’s – More Than Just Pizza

Pizza 4P’s still tops the list of restaurants in Ho Chi Minh City. Not only do they have

Restaurant ⋅ July 22, 2013

To Infinity – Mia Resort

The Residence Infinity Pool, Mia Resort, Nha Trang For more pictures and posts of Nha Trang, click here , here, and here! Mia Resort Nguyễn Tất Thành, Cam Hải Đông Cam Lâm  Khanh Hoa Province

Vietnam ⋅ July 18, 2013

Bun Cha Ca Danang

It was only a year ago when I posted about a local bowl of noodles that we had

Restaurant ⋅ May 7, 2013

Banyan Tree Lang Co’s Signature Restaurant Saffron

There are those rare moments when you know, after taking the first bite of the starter, that the meal will be nothing short of amazing from start until finish.

Restaurant ⋅ March 27, 2013

Maldives – Velassaru Water Villa

Staying at a water villa over clear azure waters of the Indian Ocean was truly an experience we will never forget. We stayed in the water villa for the full duration of our trip as we have always wanted to experience an over water accommodation. What better place to enjoy it then Maldives, where the

Maldives ⋅ March 5, 2013

Velassaru Maldives

We are still having a hard time transitioning back to the normal grind after our amazing honeymoon in

Maldives ⋅ February 25, 2013

Hanoi – Hong Lam

In Ho Chi Minh City, people are enjoying the start of the Tet (Lunar New Year) festivities at the annual Nguyen Hue Flower Street. Kenny G’s saxophone renditions rocking in the background as people are taking pictures next to the flower arrangements. In the next several days, the whole country will be spending time with

Living in Vietnam ⋅ February 8, 2013

Intercontinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort

Vietnam’s coast is continuously popping up with luxury properties. With new resorts and hotels launching every month, it is hard to keep up with the opening promotions! MGM Ho Tram, Banyan Tree Lang Co, and Intercontinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort are elevating the luxury resort market and accentuating the natural surroundings of their locations. My

Vietnam ⋅ January 21, 2013

2012 Highlights

Happy New Year! 2012 was an epic year for Si and I as we were constantly on the go with work, school, travels, and our wedding! We are extremely grateful for the many joys, adventures, and memories from 2012, and we are looking forward to 2013. Photo courtesy of Jesse Hlady Photography. His team did

C'est La Vie ⋅ January 1, 2013

Banh Canh Ghe

Banh canh cua, crab noodle soup made with mud crabs, has a sister called banh canh ghe. The

Restaurant ⋅ November 30, 2012