Hi C, This week’s restaurant of the week is Kabuki! It is said to be the best Asian restaurant in all of Madrid. From the moment you walk in, you are mesmerized by all of the beautiful artwork and décor. I went to Kabuki for one of my friend’s birthday dinners with nine other people.…… Continue reading Restaurant of the Week: Kabuki!
Dear globetrotters, After about 4 months apart, we finally got together in Lisbon. And what better occasion that K’s birthday!!! We’re both crazy about celebrating our birthday so we always make sure everything is planned out. This year for K’s birthday, we went to LX Factory during the day. The weather was gorgeous and therefore…… Continue reading Happy birthday, K!
Dear K, I’ve never had the chance to visit Toledo, but I got really excited about it after reading your letter. It looks like a cute little town with history and good food. Can’t say no to that! It’s time to tell you about the last stops of my road trip with JP (part 1, part 2,…… Continue reading Portugal Wanderlust: Braga & Porto
Hi C, Tempus Hotel & Spa is literally unreal.. the way that the sun was setting and you can see the reflection in the pool. Wow! Lol you know I’m a softie for sunsets. It still amazes me that there are so many places in Portugal that I haven’t visited and I’m from there. A…… Continue reading Toledo
Dear K, It was a great surprise to find out you are spending this year in Europe as well. I’m really happy and I hope you enjoy it and take a lot of good memories back with you! The food at La Bien Aparecida looks delicious, you know I’ll want to go when I visit…… Continue reading Portugal Wanderlust: Gerês!
Hi C, Okay you are seriously making me so jealous with these photos! I want to go so badly! You should definitely look into a career of planning trips for other people haha you’d be soo good at it. Anyway, it still feels so surreal that I just moved to Spain for a year. I…… Continue reading Restaurant of the week in Madrid!
Dear K, I’m really happy you’re spending this academic year in Europe. I can’t wait yo see you in Lisbon for your birthday. Maybe we can show you some of the places I’ve showed JP during our road trip (part 1, part 2 and part 3). After exploring Lisbon, we started driving North, following our…… Continue reading Portugal Wanderlust: Nazaré & Coimbra
Hi C, Your adventures sound incredible! I love how I’m from Portugal and haven’t gone to 90% of the places that you’re talking about haha. I need to step up my game! I came to Portugal for two weeks on vacation to spend time with my family. The first few days have been amazing! There is…… Continue reading Portugal: Home is Where the Heart is!
Dear K, I loved to read about your weekend in Houston! Going back to my road trip around Portugal (part 1 & part 2), I’m writing you to tell you about the adventures in our lovely hometown: Lisbon. There are a few new/trendy places in town and since it was JP’s first time here we…… Continue reading Portugal Wanderlust: Touristing in Lisbon!
Hi C, I want to know more about your road trip around Portugal. Sounds sooo cool! Going back to my weekend in Houston, today we had breakfast White Oak which is part of the hotel and part of the Galleria. When I was looking at the menu, the Nutella waffles instantly caught my eye (shocking I know).…… Continue reading Houston! Part 2