Best Ramen Shop Near Kyoto Station I: Honke Daiichiasahi

RAMEN IS WHAT WE MISSED! It had been 9 days since we arrived in Japan, visiting great places and tasting a lot of fantastic food, from onigiri, okonomiyaki, takoyaki, mochi, Hida beef to sushi. But there was something missing. How come we couldn’t find any ramen (Chinese-style wheat noodle) during the journey? As soon as … Continue reading Best Ramen Shop Near Kyoto Station I: Honke Daiichiasahi

Off the Beaten Path City Hopping Near Berlin Part II: Rostock

WHY CHOOSING ROSTOCK OVER BERLIN  Pier 7 in Warnemünde has become one of the docking stations in Germany for a number of major international cruise ships having a Baltic Cruise Trip, including the ship we took, Princess Cruise. Spending only 8 hours in Warnemünde, my family and I found out that the best deal was … Continue reading Off the Beaten Path City Hopping Near Berlin Part II: Rostock

Off the Beaten Path City Hopping Near Berlin Part I: Warnemuende

WE SKIPPED BERLIN FOR THIS! I don’t know about you, but I feel excited and curious about cities or towns I haven’t heard of. On a Princess Cruise trip to Baltic Sea, passengers are always informed about the next destination on a daily newsletter. I was familiar with all the cities mentioned in the itinerary, … Continue reading Off the Beaten Path City Hopping Near Berlin Part I: Warnemuende