Tag: Italy

Food: Yazawa (Milan)

Address: Via San Fermo, 1, 20121 Milano MI, Italy It is kind of ironic, but one of the best restaurants I went to during my time in Milan was a Japanese restaurant called Yazawa. It was recommended to me by a couple of friends, and it has some great lunch specials. Yazawa is located in…

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Apps: The Fork

The Fork is a subsidiary of TripAdivsor, and it is an app that specializes in finding restaurants in Europe. When I was living in Italy, I constantly used The Fork because it had the best recommendations, and it also sometimes gave discounts or special offers for certain restaurants. The Fork is more selective in the…

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Food: La Cucina (Honolulu)

Address: 725 Kapiolani Blvd, Honolulu, HI 96813 After having lived in Milan for a year, I don’t eat as much Italian food in the US as I used to. Between my pasta cooking and restaurants in Italy, I think I have eaten enough Italian food to last for a while. However, if I am ever…

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Food: Venchi (Italy)

Venchi is one of the best chocolate shops in Italy, but they also have stores in many other parts of the world. I am not a huge chocolate fan, but if you are into high quality chocolate, this is a great store to shop at. I mostly got chocolate at Venchi as a gift for…

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Food: Grom (Italy)

If there is one thing that I really miss from living in Italy, it is eating gelato. While I did not eat gelato every day (I didn’t want to gain too much weight), I did eat it quite often, maybe 2 times a week. There are plenty of good gelato stores in Italy, but one…

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Food: Paper Moon (Milan)

After having lived in Milan for a year, I have tried a decent number of Italian restaurants, and Paper Moon is one of my favorites. It is located right next to the Duomo (which is a site you should also definitely see if you are in Milan). The restaurant is constantly packed, and you will…

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