Seattle : Ten Sushi

So Jing and Edward were hungry. We had just finished another killer day of lectures and it was time to get some dinner. I had spent lunch with Francisca and Austin ( the day where I was asked for my ID to prove that I was 18 years when ordering alcohol), so I thought it…

Seattle : Ballard Locks

9 March 2014 It was an overcast Seattle morning. Expect cold winds and wet floors some mild rain. Daniel Chien decided to bring the three of us ( Edward, Jing and myself ) around town. First place to take a look was The Ballard Locks. It was a peaceful quiet Saturday morning. If you are…

Seattle : Fremont Troll

The title is conflicting but this is one of the fun interesting pit stops on your Seattle trip. Located at Troll Avenue, the Troll was built in part with the goal of rehabilitating the area under the bridge, which was becoming a dumping ground and haven for drug dealers. Besides this, nothing much. I spent some…

Seattle : Buckley’s on Queen Anne

Feb 16, 2014 Sun, 12:54 PM UTC-7 First order of business after some 20 hours flying from Singapore to Seattle via Narita is to get proper food. The nearest place to chomp down is at Buckley’s on Queen Anne. I ordered a huge burger, the entire works. Pry it open and you find strips of…

Seattle : Fishermen’s Memorial

To actually be here, is an honor itself. As many of you know, I follow Deadliest Catch on Discovery Channel and enjoy the reality-documentary. Year after year of the same scenes but it still has me hooked till it’s 8th season currently. It was a great experience to reach this Fishermen’s Memorial. A moment of…