Food & Drink

    An interview with the Gold Coast’s local experts

    We chat to the Gold Coasts’ local experts to find out everything from their top tips on restaurants, fashion, kids activities, walks, bars and more to help you avoid the tourist traps and enjoy the best the Gold Coast has to offer.   Sechy’s Diary Follow Sechy on Facebook Twitter: @Sechysdiary Sechy is a happy go lucky […]

    A food lover’s guide to Japan

    1. Try the famous negi (Japanese leeks) at Negiya Heikichi in Shibuya. 2. Grab a healthy lunch at Kanoya Athlete Restaurant 3. Explore areas outside Tokyo – cuisine varies by region in Japan. Insider Tip: Catch the Shinkansen from Shinagawa Station To make the most of your time in Japan, stay at the Tokyo Marriott […]

    A luxury lover’s guide to JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul

    Asia’s first boutique JW Marriott located in Seoul’s fashion and shopping district Dongdaemun features a number of restaurants, lounges and luxurious extras worth checking out. We’ve uncovered a few insider tips during our stay at JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square 1. Grab a coffee and pastry from the Seoul Baking Company Insider Tip: Executive Pastry Chef […]

    6 must-try experiences in the Yarra Valley

    It’s no surprise at all; Melbourne was recently voted the most livable city in the world. When compared to the likes of New York or London, the 4 million people strong city of Melbourne may seem a little small in size but let me tell you it’s punching well above its weight. I’ve spent my […]

    A coffee addict’s guide to Australia

    Everything you need to know about coffee in Australia. Where to drink it, learn about it and the latest trends to try. What do you do when you want to find the best of the best? One option is to check Beanhunter of course. Where locals rate the brew of the people for the people. Here […]

    Sydney’s best beachside cafes

    You may have thought it impossible, but there’s even more to Sydney’s abundant beaches than the sun, sand and salty sea. Within a few paces or a short wander from the shore you can find some of the city’s best eats, too. Here are our picks of the spots to dine while still feeling the […]

    5 Do’s and Don’ts at Fairmont Singapore

    1. Do: Have a cocktail or two (let’s be honest, make it three) at Anti:dote I must admit I’m not really a foodie, a wino or even a coffee connoisseur… but I do know a thing or two about cocktails, so I had high expectations for the trendy new hotel bar Anti:dote. As soon as […]

    Rosemarie John on Eating Out in Singapore

    Singaporeans love to eat out: this is one of the first things you will discover when you visit the city. Eating out is an essential part of the culture that has evolved and been fine-tuned over the years. A glimpse of Singapore’s cultural diversity can be seen in the array of local cuisines available throughout […]