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US Trip December 2016- San Diego: Souplantation, La Jolla Beach

We had booked our bus tickets from LA’s Union Station to San Diego online but were late for 15 mins (lesson learnt: always give at least an hour’s allowance if you are travelling in a big group). The bus still hadn’t left but we were “penalised” for our tardiness and charged an extra $20 admin… Continue reading US Trip December 2016- San Diego: Souplantation, La Jolla Beach

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US Trip December 2016- LA Day 4: Disney California Adventure Park

There’s two HUGE parks in Disneyland California, one is the original Disney housing classic characters like Mickey Mouse & Friends, the other being Adventure Park, featuring characters from Disney & Pixar like Cars and Toy Story. They are just side by side, right opposite each other. Learning from our mistakes the day before, we approached… Continue reading US Trip December 2016- LA Day 4: Disney California Adventure Park

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US Trip December 2016- LA Day 3: Disneyland Park Anaheim

Disneyland. Also known as the “Happiest place on Earth”. But it’s nothing like that for us on the first day. It started off well enough. We drove and parked the car before hopping on a shuttle bus to take us in. The bus was comfortably filled and off we go! Just looking at these pictures… Continue reading US Trip December 2016- LA Day 3: Disneyland Park Anaheim

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US Trip December 2016- LA Day 1 & 2: The Last Bookstore, Koreatown, Orange outlet

We took the domestic flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles which was about an hour. Do note that for every check-in luggage, there’s a charge of US$25. Had we known it’d cost so much more, we probably would’ve taken the overnight bus. The domestic flight costs about US$98 per person. We met K’s brother… Continue reading US Trip December 2016- LA Day 1 & 2: The Last Bookstore, Koreatown, Orange outlet

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US Trip December 2016- San Francisco Day 3: Mymy coffeeshop, Palace of the Fine Arts, b. patisserie, Land Ends

If you ever visit San Francisco, this is the one place you should go for a meal… My My coffeeshop! K’s friends brought us there. Be prepared for a queue! We waited like half an hour before getting in. We ordered a Lemon dill crab shrimp cake and Lemon ricotta souffle pancake. The crab shrimp… Continue reading US Trip December 2016- San Francisco Day 3: Mymy coffeeshop, Palace of the Fine Arts, b. patisserie, Land Ends

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US Trip December 2016- San Francisco Day 2: Pier 39, Ghiradelli Square

Pier 39 is not only a pier, it’s a popular tourist site with shops, restaurants, 7D experience and sea lions! Wanna grab a bottle of bath salt? Look at the pretty colours! Is it funny how a sports shop is right next to an ice-cream store? LOL~ Choose your way to get fat: Crepes… Or… Continue reading US Trip December 2016- San Francisco Day 2: Pier 39, Ghiradelli Square

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US Trip December 2016- San Francisco Day 2: Farmer’s Market

I came to two realizations on this day. Realization No. 1: I finally understood why everyone drives in America. If you ever go to America with an elderly, a 5 year old kid and it’s your first time there, it’s better to just drive. If you can’t drive, try to take Uber. The location pinpoint… Continue reading US Trip December 2016- San Francisco Day 2: Farmer’s Market