Must-go anywhere in the world: THE FRESH MARKETS. THIS IS KURUMON OF OSAKA, JAPAN.

In any city we visit, you’ll always find us #SecondWindTravelers trying local cuisine at the public market! It doesn’t get any fresher than this, and more authentic, too! LET US WARN YOU ABOUT OSAKA’S KURUMON MARKET, HOWEVER. Last time we visited Osaka in 2014, we lived in a hotel close by so we kinda ate our early lunches there before we set […]

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Must-Try When Visiting The Netherlands: EAT A SILVERY BLUE FISH, THE ‘HARING!’ (Or herring fish.)

They are everywhere, you can see Dutch national flaglets of red, white and blue at their entrances: Fish stores selling fresh and pickled all kinds of fishes, but the best of them all is the herring! Our favorite shop (because they prepare it well) is Hollandse Nieuwe (Dutch new herring). Fresh from being hauled out of the ocean, herrings are […]

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The ‘Famous’ Lisbon Egg Tart: You Cannot Not Eat It While in Belem, Lisbon.

Our Day 1 in Lisbon was marked by Pasteis de Belém’s sweet egg tarts or “pasteis de nata,” made famous by countless travel write-ups that suggest them as one of the must-try goodies in Belem. So like everyone else who read these articles, we trekked to the pastry shop a nd made it our first destination. (Hindi makapaghintay.) Much to […]

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