Tag Archives: Travel

Absolutely Delish Vegan Breakfast in Bali

Brunches may be popular but I truly enjoyed starting my day with a vegan breakfast while I was staying at Fivelements Puri Ahimsa, a wellness sanctuary in Bali. Seasonal Fresh Fruit Salad Seasonal fruit salad, coconut yoghurt and honey When I shared my experience with friends, many couldn’t imagine giving up eggs, bacon, sausages, butter or milk. […]

Pork Lard Drizzled Egg Porn at Zhu Ji 珠記, Taipei

I chanced upon a Braised Pork Belly and Pork Lard Rice stall on FourSquare during my vacation in Taipei last year. 焢肉飯 Pork Belly Rice @ TWD 50,魚丸湯 Fishball Soup @ TWD 25 & 油豆腐 Pork Lard Tofu @ TWD 10   The Pork Lard Rice 油飯 had sold out by the time we arrived at […]

On the Hunt for the Best Penang Laksa in Penang

During my recent size-changing trip to Penang, I was determined to hunt down some of the best Penang Laksa on the island. Most people in Singapore are familiar with Laksa Lemak, which comprises blanched rice noodles served in a spicy, coconut-milk broth and topped with prawns, sliced fishcake, cockles, chili paste and shredded Laksa Leaves (aka […]

Hunting Down the Best Penang Char Kway Teow in Penang

During a recent trip to Penang, I checked out some of the island’s most popular Penang Char Kway Teow (Fried Rice Noodles) stalls even though such a quest is detrimental to my weight loss plans. Crazy about carbohydrates and street food, Char Kway Teow is an Achilles Heel for me, amongst many other carb-laden dishes. I prefer […]

Eat Pray Love Ketut Iyer's home in Bali

My Eat Pray Love Encounter with Balinese Medicine Man, Ketut Liyer

During my recent trip to Bali, I planned to detox, undergo some healing treatments and unwind. I wasn’t planning to follow the footsteps of Julia Robert’s character in ‘Eat Pray Love’. On my last day in Ubud, a conversation in a cafe started from a cookbook and led to Ketut Liyer, the 9th generation Balinese medicine […]

Courtyard by Marriott Bali Seminyak's Pool by night

Checking Out Courtyard by Marriott Bali Seminyak

During my recent getaway to Bali, I checked out newly opened Courtyard by Marriott Bali Seminyak. I love Bali and have visited the beautiful island so many times, I’m losing count. I guess this had to be my 11th visit after taking a 5 year break from the Island of the Gods. Main Pool & Sunken […]

SabX2 Wanton Noodles - Bangkok

Carb Overload at SabX2 Wanton Noodles in Bangkok

SabX2 Wanton Noodles Store Front in Bangkok   Carbohydrates are my Achilles Heel and places like SabX2 Wanton Noodles in Bangkok do a good job of completely ruining my less-than-stellar attempts to lose weight. SabX2 Wanton Noodles   During my recent trip to Bangkok, my foodie travel companions brought me to the famous SabX2 Wanton Noodles stall. […]

Powered by WordPress. Designed by Woo Themes