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Decadent Mooncakes from Eastin Petaling Jaya

With the Mid Autumn Festival barely a month away, hotels and restaurants are busy promoting their mooncakes. It’s a common practice among the Chinese to offer moon cakes as gifts to family and friends during this festival. Every year, we see new and innovative designs and flavours flooding the market. Eastin Petaling Jaya has been […]

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Pangkor Laut Resort – Chapman’s Bar and Fisherman’s Cove

Guests staying in Pangkor Laut Resort have several good choices of food outlets to dine in.  Besides Feast Village and the Royal Bay Beach Club mentioned in my earlier post, we’d like to share with you our dining experiences in Chapman’s Bar and Fisherman’s Cove. Chapman’s Bar This bar is located at Emerald Bay and […]

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Pangkor Laut Resort

We haven’t visited Pangkor for many years now – I can’t remember when the last visit was, actually.  It must have been more than 5 years ago.  Anyway, recently when there was a chance to take a short break, we were so happy to head north and this time, not to just any resort, but […]

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Mandara Spa at Sheraton Krabi Beach Resort

To me, no holiday is complete without some body pampering. A spa session, a body massage or even just some basic foot reflexology makes a whole lot of difference and these are things I try to include in my travel itinerary. When we were at the Sheraton Krabi Beach Resort recently, I managed to catch […]

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Let’s Berbuka Puasa the “Juadah Kampung” way in Silka Cheras!

If you have been to the Cheras Sentral Mall, you would have noticed this brand new mid-size hotel adjacent to it, with a very stylish “Silka” logo heralding it. Yes, that’s the Silka Cheras Kuala Lumpur, a value-led 319-guestroom hotel which is within 15 minutes’ drive from the city centre. Throughout the holy month of […]

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Authentic Ramadhan Delights at Hilton Petaling Jaya

I’ve always loved Paya Serai at Hilton Petaling Jaya for its excellent authentic Malay dishes on any day. It is one of the most established and popular hotel restaurant in Petaling Jaya. Now with Ramadhan and a new Executive Chef helming the kitchen, diners will be totally spoiled for choice by its magnificent Buka Puasa […]

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Buka Puasa “Aroma Semenanjung”-style at Cinnamon, One World Hotel

The Cinnamon Coffee House at One World Hotel is one of the busiest places ever, come Ramadhan.  I know, because I pass by the place very often and during Ramadhan, extra tables would be put out in the lower ground lobby area to accommodate the hordes of diners.  Well, you really can’t fault the enthusiasm, […]

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A Traditional Buka Puasa Feast at Latest Recipe, Le Meridien Kuala Lumpur

Latest Recipe at the Le Meridien Kuala Lumpur has always been one of my top choices where buffet meals are concerned. Seriously, this place offers a huge variety of tasty food and the best thing is that there are many live cooking stations where food is prepared a la minute for you. Now the good […]

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Sheraton Krabi Beach Resort, Thailand

Last month we had a short break in an idyllic tropical destination.  It was the first time we headed to Krabi, located in the south of Thailand, facing the Andaman Sea.  After a short flight (about 1 hour 40 minutes), we landed at Krabi Airport and had our first encounter with the warm smiley Thais.  […]

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Kim Ma Restaurant, Palace of the Golden Horses – Chef Roy Wong’s revamped menu

The last time I was in Kim Ma Restaurant, I remember vaguely a restaurant that was very traditionally Chinese in décor, with the obligatory lanterns hanging all over it. Yes, it has been that long. All that had changed now. Kim Ma has just gone through quite a massive refurbishment. I love the new look. […]

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10 Classic Porky Favourites at Xin Cuisine @ The Concorde, Kuala Lumpur

One of my favourite Chinese restaurants in the city – Xin Cuisine at The Concorde Kuala Lumpur has just launched more porky dishes in their menu.  Already a firm favourite among lovers of classic Chinese dishes, Xin Cuisine has now endeared itself deeper in their hearts with new delicious pork dishes since April. When their […]

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Le Meridien Cyberport, Hong Kong

From the bustling city to the quiet relaxing suburbs – what a stark difference!  After leaving Kowloon, we headed to Cyberport where the Le Meridien Hotel is located, in the southern part of Hong Kong.  It was an uphill journey, practically, through a long and winding road. The Le Meridien Cyberport is close to Cyberport […]

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Sheraton Hong Kong Hotel & Towers

Whenever we go to Hong Kong, one of our favourite areas to be is Tsim Sha Tsui.  It is, after all, the “happening” place to be where dining and shopping are concerned. Besides these, it’s also a key commercial area and several museums (The HK Space Museum, the HK Museum of Art and the Science […]

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