Today is the last part of the Lightcatcher Exhibition series posts. The photos below are the ones I displayed at the exhibition this year, the first one in particular was very popular among my guests. Enjoy!
For the readers who love coffee, you will like today’s post 😉 Today, we have Aroma espresso bar! 😀
Aroma espresso bar is a coffee shop, as you probably have guessed ;), but they do serve very good salad and they are usually jammed packed with people during the lunch hours. Even if you don’t like coffee that much, they do have excellent hot chocolate too, so there is something for everyone here 🙂
I am sure you are aware by now that I LOVE photography. 😉 There is another hobby of mine that I recently fell in love with, Hi-Fidelity music listening!
Vea, being the best, bought me HD 650 headphones from Sennheiser last X-mas. For those who are not familiar with this headphone, it’s an open design (you can hear things around you even with the headphone on) and the sound quality is just ridiculously good.
For those who haven’t heard these headphones, think of BOSE/Dr Dre headphones…BUT (most likely) WAY~~~ better 😉
If you are interested in finding out more about Hi-Fidelity audio (especially regarding headphones) try the following site. It’s a good place to get started 🙂
Few years ago, when I first saw people wearing Crocs, I could not understand why people would pay their money to wear something so hideous. 😐
Well…. back then I didn’t know how comfortable they were! Even the looks are starting to grow on me 😀
Their design has been improving since their first introduction (some of them actually look good!) so they look more ‘fashionable’ and during the summer, especially when you go camping, these are the most practical and comfortable shoes you will have. Go try them! You will fall in love with their well cushioned comfort! 😉
Coffee/Espresso taste great here and there is free wifi. In the afternoon, the place is pretty full with people studying/using internet ect. I went there really early in the morning during the weekend and that’s why there aren’t any people in the above pictures 🙂
Although unintentional, I find myself posting a lot about food lately. Well, today I am adding another post in the ‘food & drinks’ section 😉
Sushi is a popular dish even among non-asian population now but it always has been one of my favourite food! 😀 I guess I was partially influenced by the fact that I was exposed to many different kinds of seafood since I was a kid as my dad LOVED seafood 😉
Surprising as it may seem, ebook reader such as Kindle or Kobo is a very recent invention. Up until late 1990s, paperback books were the norm.
Nevertheless, there is just something inexplicably magical about turning the physical pages of a book… not to mention the unique experience of looking through the covers at a bookstore to choose your next book.
But I guess we have to accept the fact that there just are fewer bookstores now and ebook is where we are heading.
After all, they ARE extremely light and convenient 🙂
Today I would like to introduce one of the hottest Japanese restaurant located in downtown Toronto. It’s called “Guu”.
This place is so popular right now, you should expect to wait at least a minimum of 40min before you can get a seat (they don’t take reservations by phone).
Usually the line up is just outside the restaurant, but today they kindly let us wait in the patio after they took our names down on the waiting list.
The food is great here but that’s not what makes this restaurant so special… the atmosphere here is just Jap-fantastic! As soon as you walk through the door, all the chefs in the open-kitchen greet you in Japanese! I doubt many people actually understand what they are saying but it sure makes you feel like you’ve just been teleported from Toronto to Japan 😛
The atmosphere was great, the food was great and it was Vea’s treat… what more could I ask for? 😀
I believe the first Guu restaurant opened in Vancouver and the Toronto location hasn’t been around for that long but it is definitely a hit! Oh and they are not shy in front of a camera either as you can see 😉
If you haven’t checked this place out yet, I strongly recommend visiting at least once just to see what the atmosphere is like.