A Fortress Guarding Beef Ribs
Although Korea is a small country and you can find the same cuisine across the nation, each province or city prides itself on one specific dish. In the case of Suwon, South Korea its famous meal is sogalbi (beef ribs). I traveled 30 minutes outside of Seoul with Korean friend, Mrs. Hoa, to meet her former professor, Mr. Cho, now a dear friend, in Suwon, who wasted no time in taking us to the most famous restaurant in the city.
Olango, Philippines: "The Most Beautiful Place in the World"
During my winter break in February, and after a visit from my lovely parents, I took a few of my leftover vacation days to make a quick trip to the Philippines. That sentence in itself is already awesome, no? “A quick trip to the Philippines? Sure, I can do that.” Security at Cebu’s airport. The Philippines are composed of 7,000 islands, so planning my trip was no easy feat. It was hard to get started. After careful research, and a lot of blog-reading, I chose a tiny “resort” on the lesser-known… Read More