Tag Archives: Shopping

The Last Bookstore – Downtown LA

The Last Bookstore – Downtown LA 453 S Spring St – Ground Floor Los Angeles, CA 90013 LastBookstoreLA.com The Last Bookstore located in Downtown LA is California’s largest used and new book and record store. Although compared to Powell’s Books in Portland, this is not quite as big. This bookstore, like Powell’s Books in Portland it’s […]

Sydney Chinatown: Taiwanese Breakfast and Paddy’s Market for Souvenirs

Australia – Day 14 – Sydney – Chinatown Our final full day in Australia! I didn’t plan anything to make sure we had some time to rest, pack, and do anything we may have missed.We spent the day re-visiting a few local places. We started our day by heading out to the city (from Sydney […]

3-2-1 Connect: The Westin Copley Place, Malls, and Enterprise Car Rental

3-2-1 Connect is part of Boston’s Back Bay Meeting Destination that connects three hotels (The Westin Copley Place, Boston Marriott Copley Place, and Sheraton Boston Hotel), two shopping centers (Copley Place Shopping Galleries, and The Shops at Prudential Center), and one Convention Center. Though in my case, I’m counting one as my one car rental since I didn’t quite make it to the convention center.

My Taipei Taiwan Itinerary

Taiwan: January 28, 2015 to February 7, 2015 Day -1: Leaving Home Day 0: Arriving in Taipei Day 1: Meeting up Friends and Exploring Our first full day in Taiwan happened to be my sister Green After the Rain’s friends last day in Taiwan. We met up with Sebas (we met up with him in South Korea […]

My Oahu Hawaii Itinerary

My 2014 trip was an 8 night 9 day 2 island Hawaii vacation (and to attend my cousins wedding on the Big Island). With just a little over a week in Hawaii, it was going to be a tight trip if we wanted to visit more than 1 island. But because this was going to […]

Couple on Waikiki Beach early in the morning

Waikiki: Beach, Shopping, Sheraton Princess Kaiulani Resort

Oahu – Day 1 – Part 2 Waikiki Beach is probably one of the most famous beaches in Hawaii and also known as the birth place of modern surfing. When in Waikiki, you really don’t need to leave. You’ll find almost everything there and if it’s not in Waikiki, the resorts will probably offer some […]

South Korea Beauty Product Shopping (Wish) List

Before going to South Korea, I tried to do a little bit of research by finding out more about the myriad of South Korean cosmetic brands etc. but after arriving (and stepping foot into Myeongdong) my research did not feel sufficient. There are just too many different brands and too many products from each. I came home with a suitcase full of new things and yet there are things I wish I got and things I just want more of! Read more for my list!

Gangnam Style: Garosugil – Shopping, Coffee, and Ice Cream

What trip to South Korea is complete with out making our way to Gangnam (after the famous Gangnam Style)? Well, with that said we made out way there. There are several places to go to when you say you’re heading to Gangnam and it all depends on what you are looking for. It may not […]

Myeongdong: Shopping, Site Seeing, and a Snack

Shopping in Myeongdong Getting there: LINE 4 Myeongdong Exit 5, 6, 7, or 8 OR LINE 2 Euljiro1 (il)-ga Exit 5. Myeongdong is a big shopping district in Seoul and if you want to shop this IS the place to go! You will find cosmetics stores, small boutiques, department stores, foreign brands (such as Zara, […]