Otaku Corner: New Years At Japan by Chloe

“Konnichiwa, minna! Welcome back to another corner of Otaku Corner! 2015 has came and went so let us welcome the year 2016 with a bang.” Continue reading Otaku Corner: New Years At Japan by Chloe

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Happy New Year from USA! by June Ong

” 3…2…1… Happy New Year! With 12 chimes of the bell, we have officially ushered in the New Year. Leaving behind our dusty footprints on the pages of 31st of December and embracing the New Year with a great heap of enthusiasm and an equally great heap of New Year resolutions. ” Continue reading Happy New Year from USA! by June Ong

Celebrating the New Years at DRPK by Clinton Wee

       Being one of the only atheist countries in the world, North Koreans miss out on all the Christmas joy every year. Their most popular leaders’ birthdays are on the other hand one of the grandest holidays of the year. All this is not surprising given North Korea’s reputation. There is a fact that may be more of an eyebrow raiser.         New Years is widely … Continue reading Celebrating the New Years at DRPK by Clinton Wee

Celebrating the New Year – Italian Style

“The Romans, and simply Italians in general, prepare for the New Year celebrations with great excitement and joy. Italians call the New Year’s Day “capodanno” which translates as “head of the year, while New Year’s Eve is called ‘notte di capodanno,’ or ‘sera di capodanno,’ for night or evening of capodanno, despite New Year’s Eve having its own distinctive name. ” Continue reading Celebrating the New Year – Italian Style

Coffee & Waffles

Reviewed by: Christopher Liew

Instead of reviewing Malaysian cafes, this time we are reviewing a cafe all the way in Taiwan’s Tamsui. The unique thing about this cafe is its location in the heart of the Old Street of Tamsui. They have only a small space available, but the utilized it the best they can by maximizing the usage of the area. The top floor was used as the dining area while the bottom floor was used to prepare meals and brew drinks. Continue reading Coffee & Waffles