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Wet Market Tour of Pasar Besar Dungun, Terengganu, Malaysia with Tanjong Jara Resort’s Chef...

Getting off the second consecutive flight (SIN > KUL > TGG) at Terengganu (we had a stopover in Singapore to eat for 1.5 days :) you can otherwise fly direct SYD > KUL), our...
Delicately poached chicken is served at room temperature with a portion of fragrant rice, and a selection of condiments

The Myth of Hainanese Chicken Rice + Recipe and Recommendations

In the food world, Singapore is almost synonymous with Chicken Rice, which - in Singapore - is known as Hainanese Chicken Rice. This has been cause for much confusion for me growing up -...
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A true taste of Malaysia

Surprise! I've just arrived at the cultural melting pot of Asia - Malaysia!! I'm here as a media guest of MATRADE (Malaysian External Trade & Development Corporation) and Tourism Malaysia to get an induction...
Pho-24, Vietnam

Pho 24

While I didn't come across a McDonalds in Vietnam, there were plenty of other franchises. KFC, Lotteria (the McDonalds alternative) and Pho 24. You can normally buy a bowl of beef noodle soup for $5000 - $15000 VND, so it's slightly more expensive here, but you'll see why.

Belmond Jimbaran Puri, Bali

Returning from each holiday, we bring home fond memories of the iconic landmarks we had previously only seen on TV or once-in-a-lifetime experience that had always been on our bucket list.  How often does the hotel...
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Rolling in Redfern: Báhn Mì and Rice Paper Rolls at Yellow Fever

The quest for a good Báhn Mì takes you to many fine establishments, invariably titled with a number in the name to mark the year their Vietnamese owners opened shop, emigrated – or just...
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Din Ky Restaurant, HCMC Vietnam

My first day in Vietnam was chaotic. I don't think I've ever seen so many people in the one place! The air was humid and stuffy and the traffic conditions were frightening. All I really wanted for dinner was something quick and tasty...

Mrs Sippy, Seminyak Bali

Bali is long established as a favourite holiday destination for Australians with more than one million of us visiting every year. With this in mind it seems only natural that some of our own...

St Regis Hotel Langkawi

Before embarking on this tropical holiday to one of Malaysia's most beautiful and jaw-dropping destinations, I had never actually heard of Langkawi before. When the opportunity presented itself to visit Langkawi on the way back...
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Introducing Melaka and a look at Nyonya cuisine

Melaka (Malacca) is located 148 km south east of Malaysia's capital city Kuala Lumpur and is a city-state rich with history. As you're about to see, the cuisine in Melaka proudly exhibits its multicultural...

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