Gallery: TRB’s Divine & Jazzy Sunday Brunch is the Best in Beijing

Temple Restaurant Beijing (TRB) serves up a truly divine Sunday Brunch that has me looking forward to my next visit already!  Soft jazz, impeccable service, decadent cuisine and an ambiance and view that surely mesmerise…

View Post

Spring in Beijing – Best Bloomin’ Season of the Year

Heaters are off, coats are back in storage, the sky is blue and everyone seems to have a skip in their step…because everywhere there are signs of life!  It’s spring and Beijing feels fresh and…

View Post

Spring in Beijing – Best Bloomin’ Season of the Year

Heaters are off, coats are back in storage, the sky is blue and everyone seems to have a skip in their step…because everywhere there are signs of life!  It’s spring and Beijing feels fresh and…

View Post

Visit the Great Wall of China at Mutianyu – Ride Toboggan & Cable Car

What a dream of a day!  It started much earlier than I wanted it to but that turned out to be a blessing.  Located a mere 70 kilometres from the hustle and bustle of Beijing…

View Post

Visit the Great Wall of China at Mutianyu – Ride Toboggan & Cable Car

What a dream of a day!  It started much earlier than I wanted it to but that turned out to be a blessing.  Located a mere 70 kilometres from the hustle and bustle of Beijing…

View Post

HOLY SHIT-ake Mushrooms, Apples & Tomatoes: China’s Astounding Fresh Produce Reality Check

As far as places I’ve lived, it has always been my opinion that Spain held the #1 spot for the best quality fruits and vegetables.  When spring turned to summer and the markets were busting…

View Post

Go Healthy at the Beijing Organic Farmer’…

Normally I wouldn’t set out early on a Sunday morning for anything but Champagne and Sunday brunch but when the founder of Le Fromager de Pekin – LIU Yang – invited me to come sample…

View Post

Go Healthy at the Beijing Organic Farmer’…

Normally I wouldn’t set out early on a Sunday morning for anything but Champagne and Sunday brunch but when the founder of Le Fromager de Pekin – LIU Yang – invited me to come sample…

View Post

Sampling Le Fromager de Pekin Cheese @ Organic …

Ever since I can remember, cheese has been a guilty pleasure that I have proudly enjoyed.  I really think that if I were stranded on a deserted island that magically produced an unlimited supply of…

View Post

Sampling Le Fromager de Pekin Cheese @ Organic …

Ever since I can remember, cheese has been a guilty pleasure that I have proudly enjoyed.  I really think that if I were stranded on a deserted island that magically produced an unlimited supply of…

View Post

Obaltan Korean Barbecue – Best Beijing Restaurants in Embassies Chaoyang District

Whether you live in town or are staying at one of the fabulous hotels in the Chaoyang District where the majority of the Embassies are housed…don’t miss dining at the wonderful Obaltan Korean BBQ restaurant! …

View Post

Obaltan Korean Barbecue – Best Beijing Restaurants in Embassies Chaoyang District

Whether you live in town or are staying at one of the fabulous hotels in the Chaoyang District where the majority of the Embassies are housed…don’t miss dining at the wonderful Obaltan Korean BBQ restaurant! …

View Post

India vs China! The Utter JOY of Buying a China Unicom Mobile SIM Card in Beijing

I suppose it was bound to happen that I would compare my new life in China to my old life in India so let the games begin!  And what fun games they will be too,…

View Post