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The Catacombs of Paris

  • January 12, 2017
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Day Two in Paris was a lot cooler than our first. From here on out, we were just a day behind warm weather everywhere we went in Europe. We packed lightly because up until we arrived, the forecast for every stop on our trip predicted the weather to be around…

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Paris, je t’aime

  • Location: Paris
  • January 11, 2017
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This past autumn, Jesse and I had the opportunity to travel to Europe to see our team in Romania and Turkey. As luck would have it, half of our family¬†were all going to be in Paris¬†at the same time. On top of that, some friends would be in Munich to…

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Portlandia

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Last month, Tim, Pauline, their daughter, Pauline’s brother, Jesse, and I drove down to Portland for a weekend-o-fun. If you don’t know, Oregon has no sales tax, so if you ever find yourself in the state, that would be a good time to have your shopping spree. Unfortunately, I wasn’t…

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Why you should travel

  • March 31, 2013
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Born to roam I come from a family of travelers. My mother is an immigrant from the Philippines. Out of her nine siblings, she’s one of three that moved out of the country, and one of two that settled outside the PI’s borders. My paternal grandmother worked in and moved…

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Custom Qipao at Simpson Sin Tailor

  • January 21, 2013
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Last year, Jesse and I showed a few visiting Seattlites around Hong Kong. They took us to Simpson Sin Tailor, which had recently been featured on Anthony Bourdain’s show The Layover. When we were greeting at the door with ice cold beer, I knew right then and there that these…