Vietnamese Desserts – Mekong Delta Area

There are many tasty desserts in Vietnam, from the North to the South. Because Vietnam shares the borders with China, Laos, and Cambodia, therefore, the character of the desserts are changing from the North to the South. On the trip to Vietnam this summer, I was able to sample many tasty desserts in the Mekong…

Marugame Monzo – Handmade udon

Who doesn’t love freshly made pasta, noodle or udon? Marugame Monzo in Little Tokyo is the only place in LA that you can enjoy a bowl of udon just right after it was made and watch the chef handmade your order with so much love, sweat, and muscle. If you can, request the seat by…

Phú Quốc island – Vietnam

  Phú Quốc island – “Phú Quốc is a Vietnamese island off the coast of Cambodia in the Gulf of Thailand. It’s known for white-sand beaches and resorts, most of which are along the palm-lined southwest coast. More than half of the island is part of Phú Quốc National Park, which features mountains, dense tropical jungle,…

Osawa Sushi – 4.5/5.0 stars

Osawa Shabu Shabu at 77 N Raymond AvePasadena, CA 91103 I visited this place many times and always had a very good experience. You should always request to sit by the bar and try Omakase – chef choice, if possible. I went there one time with a larger group and sat by the table, the…

Vietnam summer trip 2018

“Smell that? Do you smell that son? Napalm, son. Nothing in the world smell like that.” – Apocalypse Now Good morning Vietnam! The smell of the war maybe already fading in the Vietnamese’s memory but the smell of a good bowl of Phở, or of the fatty pork chop grilled in charcoal, in the morning,…