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For us, a visit to this sprawling city usually means a trip to the dentist, so what better way of celebrating a clean bill of dental health than some French fine dining in Bangkok? So [Read more...]

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If ever a city loves glitz and glamour, it’s Hong Kong – especially when it comes to five-star hotels. The extraordinary Four Seasons is seriously impressive. There’s wall-to-wall marble, crystal-encrusted everything and sensational views. We, [Read more...]

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With Gordon Ramsay one of the most well known chefs in the world, it’s perhaps a little surprising we’d never had any of his restaurants on our radar. His flagship establishment is a bastion of [Read more...]

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About an hour by ferry from Hong Kong, Macau is a mecca for gamblers which, depending on your predilections, is a good or a bad thing. It’s hard to get away from the constant enticements [Read more...]

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Shanghai is an imposing place. It’s home to almost as many people as the whole of Australia and on a recent spring night it seems most of them are on the city’s pedestrian hotspot, Nanjing [Read more...]

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This restaurant is now closed. Given Greedy Girl works in marketing in her day job, she’s always fascinated by how restaurants get their ‘buzz’. One such establishment in Melbourne with plenty of buzz is Oter. [Read more...]

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Given what Bali is all about, we didn’t expect to find much in the way of fine dining. Our experience of beach clubs (see the post about La Laguna here) indicated that the food was [Read more...]

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Philippe Mouchel has been cooking some of the best French food Melbourne has enjoyed for probably more years than he’d care to admit. A protege of the legendary Paul Bocuse, Mouchel came to Australia in [Read more...]

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It’s a perfect name for a French bistro – Bon Ap. This is actually described as a ‘petit’ bistro, occupying one of the lovely old buildings in Brunswick Street, Fitzroy, a food-mad inner-Melbourne suburb. The [Read more...]

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Having enjoyed a stellar Sunday brunch at Voila we enquired of the French expat Maitre D, Remi, as to what other food experiences he’d recommend. After ascertaining we didn’t mean only Thai food, he put forward [Read more...]

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