Browsing Tag

food

  • Featured Travel

    48 hours in Lyon

    I didn’t really know what to expect from Lyon. Though I’ve been to Paris a few times, and to Versailles, I’d never been anywhere else in France. I didn’t even know…

  • Featured Travel

    Five days in St Petersburg

    I had forgotten how beautiful St Petersburg is. I last visited in 2012, when mum and I went on a cruise around Scandinavia and the Baltic. We spent two days in…

  • Eat

    Jones the Grocer

    Jones the Grocer should be nothing special. It is just another chain of cafés, one of many in a city full of eateries. There is even one in New Zealand, although…

  • Featured Travel

    24 hours in Wellington

    It’s an interesting experience to write a post about enjoying a day in your own city. You know it so well because you have spent so much time there, but you…

  • Featured Travel

    A day in Hiroshima

    Actually, not even a day. We spent about eight hours in Hiroshima, but it was a worthwhile visit.  Most people have a particular vision of Hiroshima in their head. That vision…

  • Eat

    Din Tai Fung

    When Matt and I visited Beijing earlier this year, we visited the famed Din Tai Fung in Beijing. After I returned to Dubai, I realised there was one at Mall of…

  • Eat

    Qualityfood.ae

    I’m lazy. I’m not afraid to admit it. I get everything delivered to my door. I’m a strong advocate of online grocery shopping. I get most of my groceries delivered from…

  • Eat

    Dairy-free Dubai

    Note – not all the items on this list are strictly dairy free – some of them are low in lactose, or lactose free. Always be sure to check the ingredients…