M.A.D. @ PV128, Setapak

M.A.D. Not a name you might easily forget. And these 3 buddies have it spot on, in terms of design. For the restaurant, the inspiration is bohemian and minimalistic New York, the plating is modern and the food is Asian inspired. But looks aside, would the food pass the test..? MAD is located in PV 128, in […]

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First day of business at Tim Ho Wan

Is Tim Ho Wan worth queuing for?

I know for a fact, that the good people of the Republic, i.e. Singapore love to queue. Good food, queue. Bad food, also queue. But Malaysians on the other hand, are probably a less tolerant bunch where queuing is concerned. Or at least that’s what I thought. I myself find it a pain in the ass, […]

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Ye ole Butchery, Fleischerei Berlin

Berlin.. the city where you can eat for cheap. And eat well. What a lovely reputation. The Fleischerei located in Prenzlauer Berg was the place I was headed for dinner. I had asked some Berliners for recommendations on the local butcher scene, that I might cover something meaty and substantial for the blog, to which […]

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The Allegrini Wine Dinner at Villa Danieli

We were back at Villa Danieli last week for an Allegrini wine dinner. The best of North Italy is embodied in the wines of Allegrini, so I am told. The family-run estate that have been working the vineyards since the 16th century and are famed for being Amarone producers. The showcased wines Palazzo della Torre, La Grola and La […]

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Remy Martin ‘The Heart of Cognac Experience’

One place I’ve really wanted to visit, but never got the opportunity to, is the Cognac Region, in France. Most Cognac houses have a special cellar where they keep their oldest and best vintages. If you’re lucky enough to visit one of these spaces, don’t expect much polish. They tend to packed with ancient barrels, […]

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Mövenpick Berlin & my first taste of Currywurst !

Berlin is well-known for being the most affordable city in Germany. From its loins comes also that insanely addictive fast-food, called the Currywurst. But is Berlin really the last affordable city in Europe?

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Malaysian Mobile Mania – Agoda’s massive 48-hour, Malaysia-wide sale!

Malaysian Mobile Mania – Agoda’s massive 48-hour, Malaysia-wide sale, starts NOW!   Today.   For only 48 hours.   So folks, if you are spontaneous travelers, looking for a weekend getaway or staycation, in the next week or so.. read on.

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Wine Fiesta 2014 @ Ben’s Publika

The Wine Fiesta 2014 organized by Straits Wines, was back, and with it, a dynamic lineup of top winemakers and a plethora of new wines and spirits, all showcased at the outdoor sunny hotspot of Ben’s Publika. Sipping the afternoon away guests were free to mingle and to enjoy an array of specially selected wines. […]

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The different Skies of Lapland

Today’s Blogger in the Spotlight is the lovely Heather, of the Ruka and Kuusamo Blog. We were completely captivated by her writing as well as the images on her blog and so we asked her to write a guest post for us, about the amazing skies of Lapland. I’m a British expatriate living in Finnish […]

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A Colorful Brazilian Bahia Party !

Bahia’s capital is the oldest city in Brazil, and during the early colonial period it served as the capital of the entire country. Situated on the All Saints Bay, this was where Africa met South America, on the northeastern state of Bahia. Salvador, Bahia’s centerpiece, was the arrival point for slaves brought to work the sugar […]

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