Category Archives: Food

Sakura Bus Trip (coming soon)

Just a little teaser for now … sooo many pictures to go through

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Bike Trip to Nakano

Starting the day with another run down to TOHO, trying to get a better picture of that new Gojira mural. After shower I set off with Julius on a much loner bike ride to Nakano. It is 10km one way … Continue reading

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Wednesday Mix

Another morning, another run. Still trying to find some streets I have not run along yet. This route somehow featured a LOT of red lights. The main event of the day was returning to that big outlet mall I had … Continue reading

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Boys’ day out!

Started the day with visiting my old pal Gojira at the TOHO studios, and seeing that they gave him his own mural now, which looks magnificent. The way the sun happened in that photo was pure coincidence and a strike … Continue reading

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Monday Mix

I had one important errand to run this morning, and run I did: Since I had missed the chance to get a SIM card for my phone right at the airport when we arrived, I had to get to the … Continue reading

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Arrival

The 8 hour flight time passed by somewhat quickly and soon we ascended upon Narita airport. Immigration was easy and luggage was all there, bus to Ginza and then 2 trains and we arrived home just in time to say … Continue reading

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Friday Mix

Some of today’s highlights: Woke up early and ran all the way down to Mount Lavinia. Got back just in time to see online how Ritsu landed safely, after a 30h halfway across the world flight back from Panama. Shortly … Continue reading

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Family Sunset Beach Walk & Dinner

Today I finally got the whole family out to the beach and at sunset time. Great combination. Even with lots of clouds, we got a pretty dramatic sky spectacle while we were walking along the beach   For dinner we … Continue reading

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Burrito!!!

Julius has been craving Mexican food for a while and he has so far not been impressed with the 2 restaurant options we tried so far: Let’s Taco and Tacocat. Which leaves only one last, 3rd option … I can’t … Continue reading

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Happy International Women’s Day Dinner

For the special occasion we took Ritsu out to a nice seafood place called ‘Off the Hook’ All kinds of dishes using fresh seafood, you can mix and match i.e. whatever curry you want (I selected Jaffna style) with whatever … Continue reading

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Vietnamese!

Somehow we felt like Vietnamese food and we are fortunate that we have a place close by that serves pretty authentic tasting fare, albeit at very different prices. For example, my bun cha, which I usually pay 1.30$ in Hanoi, … Continue reading

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Mini Vacation

We returned to Mt. Lavinia Hotel for their brunch / pool option. This time we did 2h pool before filling our tummies. Today’s Outdoor Run: Another glorious Sunday run with CCR. Good crowd, some new faces, humid climate, good speed … Continue reading

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Poya Day / Sunset Beach Run

Today is Poya Day again, which means no school for Julius and I have to come up with things to do. We ventured out to Liberty Arcade (which is NOT Liberty Plaza mall, but close by) and found a new … Continue reading

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Ironman Transition Tour / AU Dinner

One last meeting before the big race! Today we got to see the transition area, where the change from swim to bike to run happens. In our (relay team) case this means we meet up there to pass on the … Continue reading

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Social Runner Gathering

It is always amazing how, over time, we find new social connections when we move. In Vietnam it was the local foodie scene that I got quite active in and made a few friends, here in SL I am blessed … Continue reading

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