10 things to do in South West Australia

Happy #traveltuesday! Here is my buddy and fellow monkey, “A lil Fat Monkey” to excite you with a Travel Tip on his TOP 10 things to do in South Western Australia. Let me start by declaring that I love, love, LOVE the Australian South West region. Now that’s out of the way, let me tell […]

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Kaesler Winemaker’s Dinner

The invite was clear. We had to show up at Westin, for the Kaesler Winermaker’s dinner. Right, so I know Westin, but who the hell is Kaelser? The original Kaesler vineyards were established in 1893 by the Kaesler Family, Silesian pioneers who came to the Barossa Valley, Australia in the 1840′s and who took up […]

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The greatest holiday in the world!

This post is to fill you in on a travel competition called “The greatest Holiday in the World”. What is it about? Radisson Blu Hotels is holding a fun and simple competition in which the winner gets 365 hotel nights to spend at over 200+ Radisson Blu hotels over a 5 year period. The name […]

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Faces of Yogya

Faces, places and traces of life between our journey from Pengandaran to Solo. Revisiting our Java images, we thought it would be interesting to tell of some tales which were missing from our earlier Java posts. This post is written by both Cumi & ciki. Driving from Pengandaran to the train station, we saw this […]

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Things I like to do in Singapore..

1. PARTY . . 2. SHOP . . 3. EAT Not just eat, but eat well. To me, fine dining in Singapore really takes the cake. I have enjoyed many fantastic fine dining experiences in Singapore and here is one more to add to the ever growing list of ‘Must Eats’. TATSUYA. I was told […]

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5 Strangest Eats of Africa

It’s World Cup Fever! If you have not caught the World Cup bug, here is something that should give you the shivers! Benny and Mitch are two backpackers who have attempted to travel from Berlin to Cape Town, backpacking through West Africa to get to the World Cup in South Africa, overland! According to Benny, […]

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Bad News from the Gulf..

Food Update – On Oysters in Louisiana Thanks to an article my God-brother Nathanael who lives in the States, sent me, I just learned that in the 55 days since the BP oil spill began off the coast of Louisiana, anxiety about what might happen to Gulf seafood is being replaced by acceptance of a […]

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Hot Springs Wet Market

On weekends, Cumi & Ciki love to go to the wet market. The Setapak wet market is usually a hive of activity by the time we get there. Setapak is a major suburb in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Formerly a tin-mining and rubber-growing area, the name is derived from the Malay word ‘tapak’ which means ‘step’, […]

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Top 5 Pork Joints in Abu Dhabi

Today’s BITS (blogger in the spotlight) features a close friend of ours who is a Malaysian but now working and residing in Abu Dhabi. Without further ado, here is Julian with a topic close to his heart. Food of course! When I first moved to Abu Dhabi (AD), I thought the challenge would be in […]

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Movie Review – I love you Phillip Morris

Those of you who are Jim Carrey fans, hands up! Those of you who are not.. erm, maybe this show isn’t for you. Me, I LOVE Jim Carrey! I found him hilarious in the borderline psychotic rubber-faced goofball who made Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, Dumb and Dumber and The Mask but just so-so in The […]

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