Vancouver : Trying to find Old Chinatown

Despite the fantastic sunshine, the days of summer is coming to an end, as the sun is slowly setting earlier and I’ve seem to run out of steam and money for summer traveling … Still, there are some local close-by adventures.. like Chinatown for instance! I used to go to Chinese school here and before… Continue reading Vancouver : Trying to find Old Chinatown

Seattle : Around town

After Bainbridge Island, we went to a lot of places starting with the King Street Station!  This is where one would take the Amtrak.  I did that the last time I went to Seattle.  (link: We only passed by here, as our main purpose was to go to the International District’s Uwajima, a Japanese market located next to… Continue reading Seattle : Around town

Seattle : Waterfront & Bainbridge Island

The second stop of this trip was to Bainbridge Island!  I already been there before but the ferry is the best place to see Seattle. The Waterfront is still under construction, like the last time, but at least parts of the pedestrian road has opened up.  One of the more iconic structure on the Waterfront is… Continue reading Seattle : Waterfront & Bainbridge Island

Seattle : Pike Place Market

Alright so this isn’t Vancouver, but it’s close by and every summer needs a mini weekend road trip right? Actually, this is the second time I went to Seattle in two months …. see my blogs here: I basically covered the same things this time … just something different … like learning that the Quick… Continue reading Seattle : Pike Place Market

North Vancouver : Capilano River Regional Park

Admittedly, this is a trip I took last year but never wrote about because I went to my Korean trip shortly afterwards but I found these picture in my computer … Transit: Capilano Regional Park  can be easily accessed via public transit.  From the Waterfront Station, visitors can take the 236 heading to Grouse Mountain.  By… Continue reading North Vancouver : Capilano River Regional Park