Girls Day Out in San Francisco: the California Academy of Sciences and Burma Superstar 

Girls Day Out in San Francisco: the California Academy of Sciences and Burma Superstar 

Burmese Cuisine is one of my favourite cuisines in the world. It’s a delectable fusion of Indian, Chinese and Southeast Asian food. The flavours and combinations are absolutely delightful and I highly recommend Burmese food to all hardcore foodies. I’m a little sad that it’s not that popular internationally and a little happy that I’m one of the few people who’s in the know about Asia’s hidden culinary treasure. Continue reading Girls Day Out in San Francisco: the California Academy of Sciences and Burma Superstar 

Day 1 in the Bay Area: Mexican tortas in San Jose, Stanford University tour and new agey dosa

Day 1 in the Bay Area: Mexican tortas in San Jose, Stanford University tour and new agey dosa

A torta is a massive Mexican sandwich with everything good in it. Meat, cheese, avocados, tomatoes, jalepenos etc etc etc. It’s so humungous and so over the top that my atheist Argentine Spanish teacher said that ‘it made her believe in God’. Well – there’s nothing like a born again believer.  Continue reading Day 1 in the Bay Area: Mexican tortas in San Jose, Stanford University tour and new agey dosa

San Francisco Bay Blues, Oysters, Clam Chowder and a long walk

San Francisco Bay Blues, Oysters, Clam Chowder and a long walk

San Francisco is the first city that I’ve visited in a long time that actually embodies the Pisces energy. A Pisces on the Aries cusp – but a Pisces nevertheless. I feel like I can just get lost in the moment and let it take me where it wants to – that I can stay in the flow of things without worrying too much about anything. Continue reading San Francisco Bay Blues, Oysters, Clam Chowder and a long walk

The Silicon Valley Crowd: my cynical first impressions

The Silicon Valley Crowd: my cynical first impressions

I come from a family of entrepreneurs. Difficult circumstances and a lack of equal opportunities is what drove them to start businesses. For most of my life, I always thought that entrepreneurship was a byproduct of struggle and overcoming obstacles. No one I know ever set out to be a business person. It was the natural course of events that led them to it. And this is why Silicon Valley baffles me so much. Continue reading The Silicon Valley Crowd: my cynical first impressions