So here goes the beginning of the end of our summer journey. After our nature tripping in Lake Tahoe and Yosemite, it was time for us to move to our next destination in California : Half Moon Bay.
For those of you planning to travel to San Francisco and/or Half Moon Bay (which is just an hour drive away from the city) anytime soon, and haven’t made any plans yet, here are some of my favorite food spots and what I think you should never miss from them :
This may be a delayed post, but my boys insisted that I still put this story up on the blog, for this is what made their last summer unforgettable. So I agreed, thinking that yes, maybe 10 years from now they would want to look back and revisit this very exciting part of their childhood! 🙂… Continue reading The Most Exciting Game I’ve Ever Watched : NBA Finals Game 7 LIVE!
Don’t you think children are such sponges for learning? Luckily, there are so many places where we can take them where they can observe the world and its wonderful creatures. I’m talking about marinas, zoos, aquariums as well as centers for space, technology, and innovation. When we find ourselves in a city with something educational… Continue reading 5 Kid-Friendly Science and Innovation Museums
Let’s continue with our culinary journey! If you remember our last blog post (as seen here), I shared with you some of my most memorable meals in Cape Town, Tokyo, Shanghai and Singapore. This time around, we are going to Hong Kong, Bali, Napa Valley, New York, Oslo and Cappadocia. I am grateful to have been able to try all these gastronomic… Continue reading My Best Restaurant Experiences From Around the World (Part 2)
We are now at one of Napa Valley’s culinary gems. This also happens to be one of the highlights in our California trip, as it is one of my most memorable culinary adventures thus far! The French Laundry is a French restaurant located in the small town of Yountville in Napa Valley, California. This restaurant with chef and owner… Continue reading The Legend of The French Laundry
And now we are on to my favorite part of our California trip : Napa Valley. Napa Valley is one of my favorite cities in California. That being said, this was (only) my second time to visit. Aside from its close proximity to San Francisco, it is a place known for its beautiful scenery, good weather all… Continue reading Napa Valley: Nature’s Beauty and Bounty
After a few days in the beautiful Carmel Valley, we decided to pass by San Francisco for two nights just to break the trip before we head on to our next wine destination, Napa Valley. On our way to the city, some friends who live in the Bay Area suggested that we make a pit… Continue reading Treasure Island, San Francisco
Here is the continuation of our big California trip… Make sure you are ready for just like most of my travel posts, there are a lot of stories and photos here! But if you want to backtrack a bit to read the previous part of this adventure, click here.
Pardon the infrequency of my blog posts lately. The months of June and July are really my busiest months! It is the big summer school break of the kids, and this is the time when we travel the most as a family. For those of you who follow me on Instagram, you probably know that I went… Continue reading TSM’s Favorite Things: July 2014