Cuisine

Taste of Home: The Comfort Foods of Asia

It’s an individual choice – that dish you crave when you’ve been away from home for too long. Or the food you hanker after when you’ve had a long day, or when…

Chinese Food: The Need-to-Knows

So, you think you know Chinese food? The ubiquitous cuisine we in the west consider to be Chinese accounts for only a tiny percentage of the vast array of dishes represented by…

Malaysia Truly Tastier – A Culinary Guide

Malaysia is home to countless delicious dishes whose flavorsome roots come from all over the region, reflecting the multi-ethnic tapestry that makes up Malaysian society. There are strong influences from Indian, Indonesian…

Cuisine in Laos

Pretty, landlocked, unassuming Laos often gets overlooked – gastronomically speaking – by its neighboring cuisine queens, Thailand and Vietnam. But, as we will reveal, Laotian food certainly should not be discounted by…

A Food Tour of Singapore

Where better to get your bearings and sample the culinary delights of Asia than in cosmopolitan Singapore. This multicultural city is a melting pot of the exquisite tastes from around the continent…

Asia’s Best Food Destinations

From quaint sidewalk stalls and hip eateries to the rarefied ambiance of Michelin-starred restaurants, Asia’s epicurean offerings are as delightful and varied as its spectacular geography. Market visits and cooking classes pop…

Asia’s Top 5 Fine Dining Cities

For sophisticated, sleek style and perhaps a view and a glass of bubbly to match, look no further than these five cities and their top luxury restaurants.

Street Eats: Southeast Asia in 5 Dishes

In this blog post, we take a tour of Southeast Asian street food via five iconic dishes which, whilst they can be found in swankier, air-conditioned eateries, are best eaten streetside.

Metal Machine Music: Tokyo’s Robot Restaurant

When Anthony Bourdain paid a visit to Robot Restaurant in 2013, the cabaret show began piquing the interests of foreign visitors. I needed to see this show during my first trip to Tokyo – and in fact I was lucky enough to see it twice!

Teatime in Sri Lanka

The rolling tea plantations of Sri Lanka, formerly known as Ceylon, offer a stunning glimpse at the bounty of this immensely picturesque country.