Ikkoryu Fukuoka Ramen

A spontaneous meet-up brought us here at Ikkoryu Fukuoka Ramen, located at the new wing of Shangri-La Plaza Mall. Our group has a list of restaurants for us to dine, and so far, we have only eaten at 2, including Ikkoryu.

Ikkoryu Fukuoka Ramen Black Garlic Tonkotsu

Ikkoryu Fukuoka Ramen

Only my second time to eat at a place where ramen is the star of the menu. We took our sweet time in choosing our ramen so that we can taste three different kinds in one go. In the end, I agreed on having the Black Garlic Tonkotsu pictured above, just so my friend can have her bowl of Ajitama Tonkotsu. #truefriendstory haha! My other friend just wants her ramen plain and simple, and the safest item on the menu is the Ikkoryu Original Tonkotsu.

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Staycation

By the pool at EDSA Shangri-La

By the pool at EDSA Shangri-La

The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines the word as “a vacation spent at home or nearby.” It was exactly what I did last weekend at EDSA Shangri-La. The hotel’s interiors had an old world charm going on that upon stepping inside, I completely forgot how Manila looked like. I looked up the hotel on travel websites (using their free highspeed Wi-Fi access) and found out that it is a 5-star one.

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