Edinburgh (UK) as our Anniversary trip

I must say it is a lovely cozy city with everything within. Also one can find great beer, good food and especially cafes abound. You could walk everywhere. Friendly folks. A good pick indeed for our very chilled Anniversary trip this time round. List of eateries Edinburgh Larder Reekie’s smokehouse L’alba  D’oro Mary’s milk bar…

Taipei city & Danshui revisited May2016

This 2nd time of visiting Taipei, we made it a point to cover as many outskirts of Taipei… Though not quite successful due to the summer heat and laziness but we managed still to explore Jiufen, Jinguashi and Keelung in the prvious post. Here, we made a half day trip to Danshui…

Matcha desserts in Taipei

List of the shops here: Mister Donut (Islandwide) Pin An Jing Cha Shi (near Taipei Power Station MRT) 108 Matcha Saro (Q square branch) Pablo (Taipei Main Station)  

Jiufen; Jin Gua Shi; Keelung (Taipei)

Jiufen九份 We revisited Taipei after 2 years from the first visit and this time we only covered the nearby outskirt destinations over this 5 day trip. Jinguashi金瓜石 After a short 15 mins bus ride from Jiufen, we arrived at this gold mining town under Japanese occupation back then. Keelung基隆 And from Jinguashi, we took a…

London Fat Duck (SG)

We had mid day brunch here at Waterway Point over their dim sum items – the rest was mediocre. Only their signature duck dishes were good and they should be.

Waterway Point food tour (SG)

As a Punggolian, I was elated to be invited to be part of the food tour group held by Frasers. And boy, I did not know there are so many good eats within vicinity of my apartment apart from the Cinema and Fair Price Finest trips made there. F&B actually occupies 30% tenancy of this…

Beer Thai Restaurant at Golden Mile Complex (SG)

And I’m finally here after almost a decade living in Singapore. All the Thai dishes here were legit and cooked by a good willed Thai chef. We were here once on Saturday night and once on Saturday lunch time, both timings were packed with people and quality was consistent. This Green curry fried rice was…

Washoku Goen – comforting Japenese fare at SG food courts 

Comforting Japanese food fare available at food courts with a reasonable pricing and uncompromising quality – Washoku GOEN’s best-selling dishes are typically large size of Japanese Chicken Katsu Original Curry Rice and Tonkotsu Special Ramen, The homamde curry sauce was very tasty and savoury, you can still taste the freshly ground onion in the sauce. Went very well…

O Comptoir (SG)

While waffles, pancakes and the rest of the hearty American luscious brunch food shots flooding the social networks… this classic French dish or rather Britanny origin dish always win my heart. Made of plain flour and eggs that yield sweet crepes Or normally organic buckwheat flour that gives the savoury crispy galette. I’m so glad…

Kowloon sights & eats / Lantau Island (Hong Kong)

Harbour City City Super supermarket Dim Sum Bar ICremeria Goldfish Market Street Temple Street Market One of the most popular night markets, I would say the food stalls and street food around here are worth checking out… Flower Market Street Capital cafe Forget about the infamous Australia Dairy cafe which served mediocre food, had terrible…