Posts Tagged ‘Street Food’

September 1, 2011 Off

La Coccina SF Street Food Festival

By in 04: SF+Bay Area

While I was at SF, it seems that there’re events almost every weekend. One of them is the La Coccina SF Street Food Festival (August 20th). Knowing the line/crowd habit of SFers, my friends and I got there early, right when it started. It’s located  on Folsom Street between 20th street and 26th. We got […]


July 29, 2010 6

LA Street Food Fest (Rose Bowl)

By in 21: Food truck, Food: Los Angeles

We were among one of the 5000 foodies in LA who participate the LA Street Food fest at Rose bowl last Saturday. It was a great experience and we had a great time. The ticket was $45 (VIP for $65) and was all inclusive for the 60+ food vendors and alcohol and drinks. $45 seems […]


February 8, 2010 5

Street food part 2

By in 10: Taipei

More street food! This is called Cart Wheel cake, it was inspired from Japanese’s Imagawayaki which is round waffle with sweet red bean paste filling. Cart Wheel has similar waffle shell but has other types of fillings: custard and shredded turnip (the one with leaf on it). Both were very delicious! Not sure how to […]

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February 5, 2010 4

Shilin Night market (Taipei)

By in 10: Taipei, Travel

Even though I had gotten a little tired of Taiwanese food at that point I still wanted to check out Shilin Night Market, the largest and most well known night market in Taipei.  It’s a short walking distance from the MTR station (though it’s not at the Shilin station…it’s 2 or 3 stops before it), […]

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February 1, 2010 5

Jiufen (Outer Taiper)

By in 10: Taipei, Travel

From Taipei’s city center, we took a 90 minute bus to an excursion to Jiufen, a picturesque old town situated up on the mountain facing the ocean. Jiufen used to be a gold mining town and was at its peak during the Japanese colonization era, hence there’re lots of Japanese colonial buildings left behind. It […]

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