Category Archives: Travel

Eating in Hong Kong (PLUS GIVEAWAY)

I have been in Hong Kong countless of times, there are always so many eateries yet to discover. I am glad that our friends in Hong Kong are always bringing us to makan places or introducing us to some good ones. To be honest, I wasn’t as hardworking as I was in Bangkok. The purpose of coming to Hong Kong is always about shopping and taking a break, so I …

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Nathan Congee and Noodle, Hong Kong

Just across the street from our hotel’s (Novotel Nathan Road Kowloon) main entrance is a nondescript eatery Nathan Congee and Noodle (彌敦粥麵家) which has been making great congee and noodles for the last half-century. They sell a huge variety of porridge. We ordered their signature Jidi Porridge (scholar’s porridge) – a congee with pork liver, intestines, kidney. The name originated from Qing Dynasty, it was said that people who are …

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Hotel Review – Novotel Hong Kong Nathan Road Kowloon

Happy Saturday everyone! I finally got time to share about my Hong Kong trip. Almost every year, I will visit this lovely country and find more eating places. This time round, Novotel Hong Kong Nathan Road Kowloon (香港九龍諾富特酒店) has kindly sponsored my hotel stay. Novotel Hong Kong Nathan Road on Kowloon is the only 4-star International hotel in Jordan Yau Ma Tei district in Hong Kong Kowloon. Given its great …

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Tweed Australia Culinary Getaway Part 2 (FINAL)

MERRY XMAS EVERYONE! It’s best to start planning for your holidays in 2015, so here I am, sharing my final post on Tweed Australia Culinary Getaway (you can read part 1 here). There is so much to love about Australia – the people are incredibly friendly, laid-back and fun; plus the food, I swear Australia does a better breakfast and a better coffee than anywhere else in world. My journey …

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Tweed Australia Culinary Getaway Part 1

TGIF peeps! I finally have time to take a breather and share about my trip to Tweed. The Tweed region in Northern NSW is a must-see destination for travellers who want to get off the beaten tourist track to discover the real Australia. Besides the world heritage listed rainforests, green farmland and unspoilt beaches, there are also many culinary adventures in the region. What’s the best? It’s only 15 minutes …

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