There is a Reason why a Tourist Spot is Touristy

I found that there are three types of people who travel for vacation.

  • Those who want to visit the most popular sites and attractions of the city/country
  • Those who want to go on an adventure and travel off the beaten track
  • Those who want to try the place as a local

I see that there’s no “best” way to travel. All of these types have their own merits. To each their own and if you enjoy it, then it’s worth it. But personally, there is one thing I tried to avoid when travelling, touristy places.

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I Love Noodles

One of my favorite dishes is a good plate or bowl of noodles. Now there are a lot of types from different countries such as beef noodle soup from Taiwan, stir fried noodles, pancit in the Philippines, ramen from Japan, spaghetti from Italy, and many more (strange how different countries have the same ideas even without contact with each other, right?)!

I’ve had my fair share of noodles from different places and I don’t have a clear favorite. It all depends on my mood or the weather on which one I like the best. Like a nice steaming bowl of noodle soup on a rainy day or cold soba with tempura for lunch.

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