Porto is a city about 300 km north of Portugal’s capital, Lisbon. It also gave its name to Port Wine as Portuguese fortified wine are produced in Douro Valley. It is a beautiful UNESCO city with the finest architectures which took my breath away with every step I walked. I visited Porto in January which […]
“I want to try francesinha” I said to my Couchsurfing host, a local living in Porto. “No, you shouldn’t because it is not a traditional Porto’s food and it is not even good” replied my disapproved host. “I don’t care, I want to try it. That is the famous dish that everyone talks about. The […]
I have been celebrating new year overseas since 2012. First was Australia, followed by Taiwan, Yogyakarta and Vietnam. This year, I waited patiently at the runway of Singapore Changi Airport awaiting the plane to take off for a 12 hours long haul flight to Istanbul, Turkey.