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[NEW YORK] EAT. SHOP. REPEAT

“I love New York. You can pop out of the Underworld in Central Park, hail a taxi, head down Fifth Avenue with a giant hellhound loping behind you, and nobody even looks at you funny.” ― Rick Riordan Eat, shop, dream, repeat! was all we did in New York during the winter. In early February,… Continue reading [NEW YORK] EAT. SHOP. REPEAT

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Book Review: I Heart London

Published June 7th 2012 by Harper Book Number 5 brings Angela back in full circle. She is summoned home for her mom's 60th birthday party to a weed-rolling dad, and an ex-fiance who still wishes to stick his tongue down her throat. Plus her mom convinced the family and friends to hold the Angela-Alex wedding… Continue reading Book Review: I Heart London

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Book Review: I Heart Paris

Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks Date Published: January 1st 2010 My Ratings: 7 / 10 Yes I truly heart Paris! With all due bias, this is my favorite in the series. Set in my dream city to live in someday, the third installation captures the mystery and allure of Paris. The Alex/Angela relationship takes a nosedive… Continue reading Book Review: I Heart Paris

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365 Guide New York City: Drink. Eat. $ave. Every Day of the Year. A Guide to New York City Restaurants and Bars.

I received this book from Hugo House Publishers Ltd in exchange for a review, and here it is! Monica DiNatale is no doubt an expert on dining out in NYC. This guide will make life for first-time NYC travelers a hell lot easier. Swishing through the pages, you'll find the name of the bar/restaurant, its… Continue reading 365 Guide New York City: Drink. Eat. $ave. Every Day of the Year. A Guide to New York City Restaurants and Bars.

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Book Review: I Heart New York

Whenever I'm done with a grueling day at work, a piece of light, fun chick-lit (or the likes of it) brings back the cheer in me. Lindsey Kelk's humour is not at Sophie Kinsella's, but rather, in a homelier manner her characters are likeable, relatable and slapstick funny. I couldn't help liking Angela Clark. She… Continue reading Book Review: I Heart New York

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September Reads

These couple of chick-lit came in the mail from Book Depository! A cosy, much-desired break from heavy literature. Can't wait to lose some sleep over them. Easy - Tammara Webber Hubble Bubble - Jane Lovering I Heart New York - Lindsey Kelk The Loveliest Chocolate Shop in Paris - Jenny Colgan Unsticky - Sarra Manning… Continue reading September Reads

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Haneda Tokyo – May ’13

Raiding the local supermarkets is a no-go action in Japan! So well-stocked such that the food&beverage galore is every Japan-enthusiast's worst nightmare... you'll wanna cram the entire store into your baggage home. Yummiest kitkat ever! Even better than Matcha in my opinion 🙂 Or perhaps I was just ravenously hungry. Tada!! Pink!:D It was sooo… Continue reading Haneda Tokyo – May ’13

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ladies in hats and pink poodles

“The next night I went back to the sea dressed in 1950s silk travel scarves – Paris with the Eiffel tower and ladies in hats and pink poodles, Venice with bronze horses and gondoliers, New York in celestial blue and silver. I brought candles and lit the candles, all the candles, in a circle around… Continue reading ladies in hats and pink poodles