[ Vancouver ] Trump Hotel

Back to Vancouver for best friend’s wedding! Still miss the landscape from time to time. Stayed at 2 hotels this time. One of which was the Trump Hotel Vancouver. This is one of the newer hotels in downtown Vancouver..  Continue reading

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[ LAX ] T4 – China Airlines First Class Lounge

LAX

This lounge is on the upper floor (4th floor) after you pass through immigration and security check. Although this is a First Class Lounge and not a China Airlines lounge (a bunch of other airlines share this lounge as well), I think it’s far from “first class”. The lounge is actually separated into two areas – this First Class room and another bigger room next door. Both look pretty similar to me. It’s just the First Class lounge has less people, it’s smaller and the food has a bit more… Continue reading

[ LAX ] Sheraton Gateway Hotel

LAX Sheraton Gateway

Passing through the US border is always a stressful and annoying event, especially when the officer sees that you’re traveling alone and got there early enough to be “quarantined” for more questions and inspections. I’ve traveled more than 35 countries and this is the only country that I feel like they treat foreigners like they’re not welcomed (oh pu-leease not every foreigner wants to stay and live in the US). Anyway, my Air Canada flight time was ridiculously changed to 2-hrs after + 1 hr delay, so I got to LAX almost 12AM.  I was planning to get there around 8pm and rest at the hotel but obviously didn’t get to bed ’til almost 2am. Because I was taking another flight out around noon time the next day, I decided to stay at Sheraton… Continue reading

[ 溫哥華 ] Dark Table Restaurant

[ 在一片漆黑中的晚餐 ]

在伸手不見五指的餐廳裡吃飯這個餐廳的 idea 其實在許多大城市 (London, LA, Paris, New York 等)已經有,只不過一直沒有機會嘗試,這次好友特別安排我們到溫哥華的 Dark Table 餐廳用晚餐,真的是超級有趣的經驗!在完全沒有光的環境裡,人真的會感覺到脆弱!因為你會聽到周遭有很多聲音,可能是有人在交談,也有可能是有人在移動什麼,但是就算你的眼睛是開的,你還是…

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[ 溫哥華DT ] Hawkworth Restaurant

[ 重返溫哥華 Dine Out 世界 ]

這次在溫哥華非常短暫的停留,好友 arrange 我們到一間贏了很多獎的餐廳用晚餐。 這間位在 Rosewood Hotel Georgia (溫哥華市中心) 的 Hawkworth 餐廳,除了氣氛好外(平日進去都是西裝客),這間餐廳的主廚們都是有獎項加持. 這間以 contemporary cuisine (現代創意料理) 為主的餐廳,一進去…

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