Toronto // Cafe Neon, little neighborhood gem

I discovered Cafe Neon randomly during a walk though the Ossington neighbourhood. It is a tiny little shop that serves coffee, sandwiches, salad and breakfast items. I was delightfully surprised by their latte/flat white when I first tried them. Continue reading


Kyoto // Hachidai Meigie (八代目儀兵衛), the Ultimate Rice Cuisine


While biking along the streets of Kyoto last May, we were intrigued by the long line of Japanese people outside this historical-looking restaurant, Hachidai Meigie. We decided to join the crowd and hope that whatever we ate will be worth the 1 hour wait. Continue reading