Alien's Day Out

January 12, 2014
by Mipa

ADO in HongKong (Part 2): Exploring Sheung Wan

While I’m in HK, I’ve been staying at my sister’s place in Sheung Wan which just happens to be a pretty trendy spot in HK. It’s a bit quieter (relatively) than most other neighborhoods I’ve been to, and there are … Continue reading

February 1, 2013
by Mipa

Haetbbit Bueuk (Sunlight Kitchen) @ Hapjeong

There are so many cafes in the Hapjeong/Hongdae area that I’m sure nobody has any trouble finding a good spot to hang out. But if you’re looking for a super chill veg-friendly cafe that is also slightly separated from the … Continue reading

January 19, 2013
by Mipa

Sajikdong, That Shop (Rogpa)

There’s this amazing little hippie cafe that I’ve been meaning to blog about for the longest time. The name in Korean is ‘사직동, 그가게 ‘ which in English basically translates to ‘Sajik dong (neighborhood), That Shop’. It’s in this run-down … Continue reading

October 3, 2012
by Mipa

SSG Food Market

I recently heard about this new SSG Food Market near Chungdahm area and I finally made the trek to see what the fuss was all about. :) Located in one of Seoul’s wealthiest neighborhoods, this is one of those high-end … Continue reading

August 14, 2012
by Mipa

Vegan Lattes & Desserts at Botton Cafe

Well, I think it’s safe to say that Botton is now one of my favorite vegan-friendly coffee shops in Seoul. The more I visit this spot, the more I love it (check first blog post here). And I’m not just … Continue reading

August 7, 2012
by Mipa

Foods I’ve been eating, baking, and buying lately

So how is everyone these days, all over the world? Surviving the heat? Watching the olympics? I don’t have a TV but I’ve been catching bits of it on my iphone and also at my gym. :) I’m pretty impressed … Continue reading

May 16, 2012
by Mipa

[Craft &] cafe

Craft& is a cafe by Garosugil in Sinsa. It’s just your average cutesy cubby-hole cafe with only a few tables and a modern country-feel. However, one thing is that they provide soy milk! The only soy milk option actually written … Continue reading

April 27, 2012
by Mipa

Prime L Organic Soy Bean Milk

I recently ordered this box of Prime-L organic soy milk from Lotte Mart’s online store. Orgarrrrnic! You would think that Lotte would have a spellchecker for their packaging… le sigh, Korea…. Two boxes with 16 small 200ml cartons costs 15,000 … Continue reading

March 29, 2012
by Mipa

Secret soy milk option at Dunkin Donuts

Did you know that you can get some soy milk in your morning coffee at Dunkin Donuts? It’s not written on the menu and sometimes you kind of have to charm the workstaff into doing this for you, but if … Continue reading

November 28, 2011
by Mipa

Silk Soymilk!

I found Silk soy milk at Sinsaegae Department store at the Express bus terminal, both chocolate and vanilla flavors! They only carry the small cartons and are quite expensive, but I know some people who are die-hard Silk lovers, so … Continue reading