Category Archives: United States

Random pics – California

It’s random photo time again, this time for California.  We saw plenty of pretty sights, as well as boring and ugly, but we’ll focus on the good memory photos for this post I think! As cliché as it is, no … Continue reading

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Chez Panisse – San Fransisco

Our Californian juggernaut wouldn’t have been complete without a trip to San Fransisco (duh), and our trip to San Fransisco wouldn’t be complete without a trip to Chez Panisse (duh). Chez Panisse is an institution in San Fransisco, opening in … Continue reading

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Miette – San Fransisco

While we were in San Fransisco, we visited Miette – a well known pastry shop in San Fransisco.  My brother swears by their Ginger snaps so I wanted to check it out. We entered the charming little pastry shop in … Continue reading

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Cyrus – Sonoma Valley, California

I really wanted to try fine dining in Sonoma Valley or Napa Valley area – the area is very well known for its food. The obvious choice was to go to French Laundry in Napa Valley, however if I am … Continue reading

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Ferry Building Farmers Market – San Francisco

While in San Fransisco, we wanted to visit the actual bay – you know, the thing that makes San Fransisco what it is.  We bypassed the Fishermans’ Wharf, and instead headed to the Ferry Building. The Ferry Building is a … Continue reading

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Nopalito – San Fransisco

While in San Fransisco, we visited Nopalito – a newish casual Mexican resto based in the revitalised neighbourhood of the Northern Panhandle area. This used to be a danky area, but no more. Nopalito is the little sister of the … Continue reading

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Michiacana Natural Ice Cream – Sonoma

I read that this was a great place to visit for traditional Mexian ice cream made from natural ingredients. Since we were kind of in the area, I insisted that we stop here for a taste.  As I was the … Continue reading

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