New York

New York Photo Diary - Part 1

The food. The art. The iconic yellow cab. And although it's been over a month since I went to New York, the memory is still fresh in my head. And here it is, friends, highlights from my birthday, honeymoon, and Christmas trip combined to the Big Apple, part 1.

Bowral and the Southern Highlands

There’s nothing I love more than a short trip to the countryside, especially when food and wine are involved.
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Canberra Truffle Festival 2016

This year I went back to Canberra, not for the Tulip, but for the Canberra Truffle Festival. I was blown away.
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Truffle Hunting at Tarago Truffle, NSW

If you’re a foodie like me, you’ve certainly heard of black truffles and how precious they are. Some people truly adore truffles (my people) while others think they’re overrated pieces of smelly fungus. People call them ‘black gold’,…
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Fortunate Coffee Jakarta

It’s all about good coffee, healthy bread and delicious traditional Indonesian dishes, made vegan. Fortunate Coffee is one of a few emerging cafés serving vegan-friendly foods, breads, and of course, coffee. Most coffee shops in Jakarta…

New Zealand - North Island

New Zealand presented an experience which felt a little like Australia, and yet was a vastly different setting. The mix of beautiful landscapes, the omnipresent Māori culture, friendly, easygoing Kiwis, and delicious Sauvignon Blanc was both charming and disarming.

7 Places You Must Visit In Tokyo

"I wonder if you know How they live in Tokyo (Hai!) If you seen it then you mean it Then you know you have to go"  That is one catchy song. I remember singing along and dancing to the song a few years ago when it was released as a…

Japan Travel Tips For Vegan

When I booked for my Japan trip, I was still a full blown omnivore foodie. I remember being so excited at the thought of eating some of freshest and finest sushi and sashimi from the Tsukiji fish market, indulging in authentic omurice and okonomiyaki,…