a little bit about travel, a little bit about food, a lot of everything in between; as seen, tasted and experienced by different points of view..

thai

Phat Pho

Phat Pho

Still part of the Abaca group of companies, Phat Pho specializes in Vietnamese and Thai cuisine, served with a modern twist for the contemporary diner. We visited the restaurant twice and both visits I could say that I was not disappointed. Situated near its siblings […]

Blue Elephant Apple One Sky Lounge

Blue Elephant Apple One Sky Lounge

Situated on the 19th floor of Apple One building within walking distance from Ayala, Blue Elephant Sky Lounge is one of the more recent happenings especially for the opening for the  year 2014. This restaurant-bar is said to be a nightly extension of the parent […]

Thai Spice

Thai Spice

Across Walgreens along Bird Avenue corner Willow Street, San Jose, California, is a mysterious looking restaurant that makes me curious because of its darkly tinted glass door and walls. Much as I wanted to have a clue as to what kind of ambiance it has […]

Lemon Grass

Lemon Grass

We visited Lemon Grass Restaurant yesterday on the way to an office mate’s house party for a quick bite of food while they were still out of their apartment. This restaurant offers a curious twist of vietnamese and thai cuisine that’s definitely a fresh way […]

Sweet Mango

Sweet Mango

it was accidental that i ate at this restaurant since i had a hard time finding parking space close to an organic mexican restaurant i wanted to try out. this restaurant has a mix of burmese and chinese cuisine. i ordered their chicken curry lunch […]

Royal Krua Thai

Royal Krua Thai

Last night while we were at SM, we discovered that our favorite Korean restaurant closed down for good. Granted it was late and mom was hungry, we settled for the next best thing: Royal Krua Thai. The place improved since my last visit here, particularly […]

Blue Elephant

Blue Elephant

One sunny afternoon in IT park, my sister and I had this strong craving to try the new Thai restaurant in The Walk to break free from the usual food we eat. From the outside, Blue elephant seems to be a casual dining place amidst […]

Penang

Penang

this is one of my favorite malaysian restaurant nearby. i’ve been here a couple of times with a number of friends. it does not only offer malaysian food but thai, chinese and indian dishes as well. my top choice among the appetizers is the roti […]

Joy Yee’s Noodles

Joy Yee’s Noodles

we celebrated valentine’s day by feasting at “joy yee’s noodles.” it’s a pan-asian cuisine. it serves korean, thai and chinese food. we did not order noodles there though. we ordered the soft-shell crab, korean barbeque spareribs and shrimp with walnuts. the soft-shell crab is very […]

Green Basil: The house that Pad Thai built

Green Basil: The house that Pad Thai built

or at least that’s how I call it. I was invited to join a girls’ dinner out last night with L, J and F, and since my fridge only had cookies I felt it was time to go out and eat real food. They were […]