Why I Keep Returning to Bali

I’ve written here before about Bali and its delicious food, so it’s no surprise that I still love visiting this beautiful Indonesian island. Continue reading

Moon Cheese: Handmade Vegan Cheese from Taiwan

The one thing that people always talk about when I mention veganism is “…But I could NEVER give up cheese!” Continue reading

3 Places in Macau to Bring Your Omni Friends

Macau is a fascinating place to visit. With its Portuguese colonial buildings, Macanese cuisine, and flashy casinos, there’s so much to experience. Continue reading

The Vegan Scene in Thunder Bay

Many people have never heard of Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada. Situated in the north-west of the province on Lake Superior, the city is beautiful, isolated, and usually a transit point for people travelling elsewhere. Continue reading

The Best Places for Vegan Hangover Food in Hong Kong

So you drank a little too much last night?

Don’t worry, we get it. After all, we are greedy vegans. Continue reading

The Incredible Importance of the Bornean Rainforest

Growing up in rural Canada, I was always surrounded by forest. From a young age, I learned how to protect myself from wild animals, identify edible plants, deconstruct bear poop, and navigate in the wild. Continue reading

A Vegan Guide to Snacks & Street Food in Hong Kong

When I first moved to Hong Kong, I was excited to try all the street food that I heard was famous here. To my dismay, I soon discovered that most of the snacks grossed me out (intestines, anyone?) and definitely weren’t vegan! Continue reading

The Best Vegan Restaurants in Sri Thanu

Most people go to Thailand for the beaches, the yoga, the palm trees, and the parties. But have you ever thought about going for a food holiday? Continue reading

Brunei: A Hidden Gem

While I was visiting Borneo this summer, I stumbled upon Brunei Darussalam – a tiny country that I’d never heard of before. After doing some research, I became super excited about this place. Continue reading

Orangutans and the Problem with Palm Oil

Have you ever seen an orangutan before (and not in a zoo)? Not just ordinary monkeys, orangutans share almost 97% of their DNA with people. The only places in the world where you can find wild orangutans are in Sumatra, Indonesia and Borneo, which is an island shared by Indonesia, Malaysia, and Brunei. Continue reading

A Taste of Taipei

Although I live only a short flight away from Taipei, Taiwan, I never actually visited it until recently. I was told by many of my friends that Taipei was a vegan paradise. And they were right! Continue reading

Kombucha with a Twist

Have you ever tried kombucha tea? This fermented, bacteria-rich sour drink boasts all kinds of health benefits. It used to be a hippie drink of the past and is now widespread in restaurants and cafés all over the world, with many people even brewing their own batches at home. Continue reading

A Guide to Vegan Craft Beer and Grub in Hong Kong (by a non-beer drinker)

I’ve never been much of a beer drinker. In my younger days, my roommate and I would go to the dive bar closest to our apartment and get a pitcher of Coors Light for $11.75 (CND), sing some karaoke, and eat free meatballs (pre-vegan days). Continue reading