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Bombay Café

Bombay Café

If you’re missing home food then this is definitely the place for you. A lot of Indians prefer Bombay café because there is no other place especially anywhere near Bloomington, Indiana that has such delicious food cooked with so much of love. The best part is that you can not only enjoy dishes that taste(…)

Published On: Tuesday, July 9th, 2013
Jimmy

Jimmy's Place - Union City, CA

Jimmy’s Place is your unassuming neighborhood breakfast diner, serving a traditional American breakfast that also caters to Asian tastes. Jimmy’s Place offers a choice between country potatoes and rice as your side, and Asian-influenced options like a teriyaki omelette, reflecting the new flavors of the Bay. Jimmy’s Place recently changed owners, so this may be(…)

Published On: Monday, June 10th, 2013
Stanford Shopping Center - Great Experience

Stanford Shopping Center - Great Experience

I went to a shopping center and returned from a well laid out garden with a few shops scattered around. I would hate to call this place a shopping mall; it has no association with shopping malls. It is all about the experience of walking in a garden, sitting for a coffee, looking up at(…)

Published On: Tuesday, June 4th, 2013
The Nikkei Lantern - Japantown, San Jose

The Nikkei Lantern - Japantown, San Jose

February 19, 1942 is one of the days of  infamy in the US.  On this day the United States, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066, an order that would lead to its own citizens being discriminated against on the basis of their ancestry. It sounds ridiculous, but that is what war does to(…)

Published On: Monday, June 3rd, 2013
Kyoto: Kinkaku-ji and Ginkaku-ji

Kyoto: Kinkaku-ji and Ginkaku-ji

Kyoto is the premier city to experience Japan’s traditional culture and history – standing in stark contrast to ultramodern Tokyo. The one-time capital of Japan is rich with culture, packed with 17 UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Over 1,600 Buddhist temples and around 400 Shinto shrines pepper the cityscape of Kyoto. It was these historic sites(…)

Published On: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013
Hong Kong - This City Talks Business

Hong Kong - This City Talks Business

Hong Kong means business. You discover this the minute you land at the airport. The city knows how to pack itself to maximum capacity. The first thing we asked our tour guide for the day was what he considered the best season to visit Hong Kong.  The guide was puzzled. And, as we found out(…)

Published On: Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013
Traveling to Iran?

Traveling to Iran?

The country of Iran is served by the Imam Khomeini International Airport. This airport is the base for both domestic and international flights. No matter which country you are coming from, you will get ample flights to reach Iran. A host of airlines, such as Aeroflot, Air Arabia, Ariana Afghan Airlines, Air France, Alitalia, Armavia,(…)

Published On: Tuesday, May 21st, 2013