7 of Paris’ Top Tourist Sights

7 of Paris’ Top Tourist Sights

Start with a Free Tour With so many sights to see in Paris, a free tour is a great way to get your bearings of this beautiful city. Sandeman’s New Europe is a tour provider which is available in many places around Europe. For us, the tour was even better than we had expected. Our tour guide was funny and very enthusiastic. Within […]

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August 30, 2014 at 11:28 am

Rome’s Top Sights

Rome’s Top Sights

Rome’s Top Sights When visiting a city of such historical importance, visiting some of the top “tourist attractions” is a must. Especially when some are thousands of years old. Here are 10 of Rome’s top sights. Colosseum The world’s largest amphitheatre, the Roman Colosseum was started way back in 72 AD when Emperor Vespasian commissioned the building of the then called […]

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August 16, 2014 at 10:15 am

Saha Signature Indian Restaurant & Bar

Saha Signature Indian Restaurant & Bar

Tucked away on the second floor of a shophouse in Duxton Hill, is a newly opened restaurant serving modern Indian cuisine that will amaze you. Saha Signature Restaurant & Bar’s award-winning chef Abhijit Saha, is somewhat of a legend in India with a sought after European and Mediterannean restaurant to his name in Bangalore, India. Saha is his first Indian […]

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July 31, 2014 at 3:13 am

Cocktails at Potato Head Folk

Cocktails at Potato Head Folk

By now, many of you have made your way to Potato Head Folk for burgers at Three Buns, but don’t forget about the two floors above! I stopped by the other night for a couple cocktails at Studio 1939 on the third floor, followed by a couple more at a sneak peek of The Rooftop opening early July 2014. Studio 1939 is […]

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July 1, 2014 at 7:47 am

Wine Wanderings in Tuscany – Part 1 Montepulciano

Wine Wanderings in Tuscany – Part 1 Montepulciano

Tuscany is where the sun shines brightly on hills covered in grape vines, medieval towns dot the country side and olive oil finds its way into pretty much every dish. When visiting Tuscany, bring your appetite and prepare to taste some of the world’s most incredible wine and cuisine. We start our quest for Tuscany’s best wines in Montepulciano, staying […]

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June 29, 2014 at 9:56 pm

7 Reasons to Visit Shanghai

7 Reasons to Visit Shanghai

After a 2 day trip to Shanghai, China thanks to Spring Airlines , I am in love with this city and already planning a return visit in the fall. It’s an incredible city. If you don’t already know how amazing this city is, let me give you 7  reasons why you should visit Shanghai now. 1. The Bund This stretch of […]

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June 25, 2014 at 8:51 pm

Chinese Architecture and Dumplings in Yuyuan, Shanghai

Chinese Architecture and Dumplings in Yuyuan, Shanghai

The area of Yuyuan is centred around the Yuyuan Gardens, but that’s not all there is to see there. The Yuyuan bazaar is a collection of beautiful buildings constructed in an old Chinese architecture style. Browse shops selling everything from souvenirs to clothing  and a variety of dining options including tea houses, restaurants, tiny stalls selling street food and the […]

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June 21, 2014 at 11:00 am

Shanghai’s French Concession District – Food, Architecture and History

Shanghai’s French Concession District – Food, Architecture and History

Shanghai’s French Concession District is a hot spot for restaurants and cafés while also being in the centre of historic landmarks; hosting the former residences of  Sun Yat-sen and other important political figures. Spend the day touring art galleries and museums, then recover at night at one of the many restaurants and bars. Here’s my list of things to do […]

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June 14, 2014 at 3:26 pm