Lindt Chocolate Cafe (Martin Place), Sydney


Food, Sydney

(photo credit: Colliers) Chocolate, chocolate, chocolate! It’s something that is not to be missed whenever we visit Australia. My wife has a sweet tooth and chocolate is her favourite. One hot summer afternoon, we decided to chill out at Lindt Chocolate Cafe at Martin Place. The cafe is housed within a beautiful and charming architecture. […]

April 17, 2019

Colbar, Singapore Review


Food, Singapore

Colbar is a hidden gem located at the western part of Singapore, along Whitchurch Road. It was opened by the Lim couple in 1953 at Jalan Hang Jebat as an eating house to serve the British military. In 2003, Colbar has to make way for the construction of a flyover linking Ayer Rajah Expressway and […]

April 15, 2019

Greyhound Cafe, Singapore Review


Food, Singapore

Greyhound Cafe is a cafe hailing from Bangkok. They opened a cafe in Singapore in the heart of Orchard Road, at Paragon. Greyhound Cafe is my favourite cafe in Bangkok and we never miss visiting them in Bangkok.  I was delighted when I heard that they have opened in outlet in Singapore. We visited on […]

April 13, 2019

Sydney Fish Market Review


Attractions, Food, Sydney

Sydney Fish Market has a long history. It was established in 1945 by the state government and later privatised in 1964. It is the world’s third largest fish market. It houses many seafood outlets selling fresh seafood and cooked ones. It is a paradise for seafood lovers. Unfortunately, my wife and I are not seafood […]

April 9, 2019

IKEA Restaurant (Alexandra), Singapore Review


Food, Singapore

As you may know, Swedish furniture retailer Ikea does not only sell furniture. In fact, Ikea in Singapore is also synonymous with food and meatballs, thanks to its IKEA Restaurant located within its sprawling outlet at Alexandra. The restaurant suffered a setback a few years back when diners complained about the deteriorating quality of its […]

April 7, 2019

Chapter 55, Singapore Review


Food, Singapore

Chapter 55 is an Italian bistro located at the corner of Tiong Bahru Road and Tiong Poh Road. You can’t miss the bistro as it’s facing the busy Tiong Bahrun Road. We passed by the bistro frequently on our way home and it was usually crowded. We went there recently with our friends. We also brought […]

April 5, 2019

Casa Verde, Singapore Review


Food, Singapore

Casa Verde is a lovely cafe nestled within the lush greenery of Singapore Botanic Gardens. Casa Verde means Green House in Italian. If you are driving or taking a cab, grab, etc, alight at the Nassim Gate. It offers a variety of food from western food to local delights. We love to bring our dog along for a […]

April 3, 2019

Mott 32, Hong Kong Review


Drinks, Hong Kong, Lifestyle

When we were visiting Hong Kong, my kakis introduced a few night spots. Mott 32 was one of them. My wife does not like night spots as they are usually very dark, noisy and can be smoky. We went to a few places and asked to preview before settling for Mott 32. Mott 32 was […]

April 1, 2019

Din Tai Fung (Xinyi Branch), Taipei Review


Food, Taipei

The journey of a thousand miles start with a first step. Din Tai Fung is famous all around the world; it is not unusual to see long queues at its restaurants, but it all began from a little shop at the junction of Xinyi Road and Yong Kang Street. When we vere in Taipei, one […]

March 30, 2019

Jiyugaoka, Tokyo Review


Attractions, Tokyo

Jiyugaoka is a beautiful neighborhood located in southern Meguro, Tokyo. It is easily accessible by train from Tokyo, just take a train on the Tokyu Toyoko Line from Shibuya station for Jiyugaoka station. The journey is approximately 20mins. In this area, there are lots of cafes, bakeries, boutiques and pet shops. As this is an […]

March 29, 2019