How to spend two days in Penang Why go to Penang? Definitely for the food - if you do nothing else, eat everything you possibly can here! In George Town there's everything from the cheapest street eats to upscale restaurants, there's something for everyone and all of it is good. George Town is also a … Continue reading 48 hours in Penang
Are London's prettiest restaurants, bars and cafes really worth it? The restaurant scene, especially in cities, has been changing over the last few years. Having good food and service is no longer enough, you’d better look good on the ‘gram too. I was a bit late to this party but have certainly been making up … Continue reading London’s most Instagrammable restaurants – worth it or not?
Where to eat in Kuala Lumpur at any price point Kuala Lumpur pretty much feels like one big food hall. In any mall or in any street you can eat pretty much every cuisine in the world and, what’s more, it’ll be pretty good. There’s food at every price point from world leading fine dining … Continue reading Where to eat in Kuala Lumpur at any price point
I didn’t think I’d be updating this list so soon, but after a mind blowing meal in Langkawi I am forced to add to my list of my best ever meals, making it a top 8, rather than top 7. You can read the full list here. This legendary no-frills seafood restaurant just off of … Continue reading Orkid Ria Restaurant – new contender for my ‘best meals ever’
Visiting Siem Reap I first came to Siem Reap in October 2014 as my first ‘big’ (read: far away) solo trip to visit the temples of Angkor after Google image searching the temples and being amazed by what I saw. I’d travelled plenty by myself around Europe before but I’d never been this far from … Continue reading Visiting Angkor Wat – where to stay and where to eat
Where to eat for cheap in London
London is a great place to eat, you can pretty much get anything you want, and it boasts some of the best restaurants in the world, but eating out here regularly, whether you're on holiday or you live here, can get expensive fast.
Here are seven of my favourite cheap eats in London.
What to see in Lisbon in three days Lisbon is a beautiful city set right on the Tagus river and Atlantic Ocean. It makes a great year-round destination due to its warm winters where daytime temperatures will typically stay around 15C. There's plenty of history and art to explore, a great food scene and lots … Continue reading 72 hours in Lisbon
Three days in Venice Venice is spread across over 100 small islands connected by over 400 bridges. The wealth of art and architecture in the city today is a result of its strategic importance and history as a maritime power and financial centre during the Middle Ages and Renaissance periods. Venice is considered the world’s … Continue reading How to ‘do’ Venice in three days
Where can I drink my own wine in London? Whether you collect wine or simply don’t want to pay restaurant prices for it, there are plenty of restaurants in London where you can take your own wine for a small charge. Buying wine in restaurants can be a good way of accessing wines you could … Continue reading A shortlist of London restaurants that offer corkage
A weekend of restaurant firsts It had been a while since I’d been out to a restaurant in the ‘out out’ sense, rather than somewhere cheap and local. But a combination of events (most notably my birthday!) conspired to land me with a week packed with restaurant reservations with a number of new places on … Continue reading New London Restaurants tried and tested