SHANGHAI MARRIAGE MARKET – PEOPLE’S SQUARE, CHINA

People's Square Marriage Market Shanghai 人民广场上海

If you’ve read my “One Day in Shanghai itinerary“, you’ll know that Shanghai Marriage Market is a place I always try to visit whenever I’m in Shanghai, China – and also after I’ve had a good dose of Jia Jia Tang Bao & Yang’s Dumplings! The marriage market usually consists […]

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THE PERFECT ONE DAY IN SHANGHAI ITINERARY

Rockbund Art Museum Shanghai China The Bund Rooftop

You’ve got a limited amount of time in Shanghai. Maybe you’re there for a transit en-route to another exciting destination; maybe you’re there at the end of a work week, just before you’re headed back home to the comforts of your own pillow & bed. Maybe you’re in Shanghai because […]

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UMA NOTA: BRAZILIAN JAPANESE CUISINE IN HONG KONG

Uma Nota Fraldinha grilled flank steak Hong Kong

This evening we headed out to Uma Nota in Soho, Central to celebrate one of my good friend’s birthday. I first probably was introduced to Brazilian/Japanese/Peruvian food back in my early 20’s, trying out fusion Japanese/Peruvian dishes at Nobu back in Melbourne, who do an amazing job at complementing fresh seafood/sashimi […]

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HONG KONG’S BEST PORK CHOP RICE!

For Kee Pork Chop Hong Kong Sheung Wan 科記咖啡室 上環 香港 豬扒飯

Tucked away amidst all the antique shops and burgeoning brunch/hipster cafes in the very trendy neighbourhood of Sheung Wan, lies “For Kee Restaurant” (科記咖啡室), Hong Kong’s best pork chop rice! A small yet insanely busy & popular pork chop house, run by a few kind old folks (potentially a family […]

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MUST EAT STREET FOOD WHEN IN XIAMEN – CHINA

Earlier this year I headed off to Xiamen, China primarily to explore the Hakka roundhouses (tulou cluster houses) that are a UNESCO heritage site. (Click here for my video on the Hakka Houses) We flew into Xiamen, China from Hong Kong just for a short weekend getaway, flights cost around […]

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