Souvenir Shopping Moscow-Style

Are you someone like me who loves to bring home knick-knacks from my travels, as personal souvenir and as gifts to family and friends? If so, then I know that a lot of research is being made on what to bring home and where to purchase. And what is the guaranteed best place to find one? Markets,… Continue reading Souvenir Shopping Moscow-Style

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Georgia’s Best Mtsvadi: Pirosmani, Telavi

Almost a year after our Georgian trip, my friend and I still couldn’t forget the best mtsvadi we have tried in Georgia. Mtsvadi is Georgia’s take on Philippines’ inihaw na baboy or Arabic kebab. Of course, living in a Muslim country where pork is not widely accepted, we took advantage of stuffing ourselves of anything… Continue reading Georgia’s Best Mtsvadi: Pirosmani, Telavi

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A Posh Russian Birthday Dinner

It was another jam-packed day on the eve of our birthdays. Tired, it was our first day in Moscow, and excited to take advantage of the great weather for taking photos. Dead tired, because we tried to prove that our AirBnB flat is “near” the Kremlin complex, as claimed. It was a 30-minute walk to… Continue reading A Posh Russian Birthday Dinner