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Korean Fried Chicken @ 22 Korea Fried Chicken Factory 韓國炸雞工廠

22 Korean Fried Chicken Factory was one of our stops during Johor Bahru food trail in December.We were lucky to spot this shop after driving around Mount Austin for few rounds as the direction (address) was very vague. Korean Fried Chicken had b...

Backstreet Cafe 小巷咖啡館@ Taman Pelangi, Johor Bahru

The BackStreet Cafe (小巷咖啡馆) is like a hidden gem located behind  “Big Bowl” dessert stall (大碗汞和) at Taman Pelangi.  The cafe is literally located at backstreet, a typical corner shop-lot which is hardly spotted. I'm am...

Chee Cheung Fun and Fried Durian Fritters @Taman Ungku Tun Aminah,Johor Bahru

Skudai; one of the Southernmost state of Malaysia is full of a variety of breakfast. As recommended by my friend, we went to Restoran G Cheong Fun to have a plate of this soft and smooth textured version. served in 5 different sauces. Chee Cheung Fun...

Unleash the Passion for Travel & Food in Hong Kong & Macau (Day 3)- DimDimSum Dim Sum Specialty Store 點點心點心專門店

Talking about dim sum, it's like an exquisite specialty of Chinese food that shall not be missed out when came to Hong Kong. Most of the Hong Kong TVB drama had featured the dim sum breakfast session where baskets of delicate dumplings were seen acco...

Unleash the Passion for Travel & Food in Hong Kong & Macau (Day 2)-Mak Man Kee's Wonton Noodles,Australian Dairy Company, Ladies Market and Temple Street

The growling stomachs had led us to hunting for foods in Jordan. Mak's Noodles and Mak Man Kee Noodles are both wanton noodles stores located along Parkes Street, near the Jordan MTR Station. Considering both are the top notch shops which sell w...

Unleash the Passion for Travel & Food in Hong Kong & Macau (Day 2)- Ngong Ping 360, Tian Tan Buddha & Ngong Ping Village

Causeway bay is a place where you could easily get lost upon blocks of commercial buildings and shopping outlets. Shopping malls aplenty here such as Hysan Place, Sogo, Times Square, Forever 21 and etctera. Unfortunately, we had no time for shop...

Unleash the Passion for Travel & Food in Hong Kong & Macau (Day 2)- 大家樂 Café de Coral & Sightseeing at Wan Chai and Causeway Bay

We kick-started the 2nd day with breakfast at 大家樂 Café de Coral which is located nearby our hotel. 大家樂 Café de Coral is one of the leading Chinese fast food franchises in Hong Kong. A large menu display was on the right side of cou...

Unleash the Passion for Travel & Food in Hong Kong & Macau (Day 1)-Joy Hing Roasted Meat's, Victoria Peak, Curry Fish Balls Savoury

After the trip to Krabi island, we decided to explore and discover Hong Kong and Macau this year. Apart from escaping the demanding reality of world, it's a reunion for me and my friends who work in different states or countries. A five-days-four-nig...

Top 10 Things to Do in Krabi;Thailand | Krabi 5 Days 4 Nights Itinerary

After having a year of toiling blood, sweat and tears over work, it's time to plan a short getaway. I used to envious of the expatriates who are able to pack their luggage and apply leaves for 1-2 months without losing their jobs after returning from...

7 Places to Eat in Krabi; Thailand

Krabi is an ideal place where you could have a short getaway with islands hopping activities, body massages and food savory to tame your taste buds! After viewing all the photos I had in Krabi, I come out with a list of places where we discovered foo...

Krabi; Thailand- Authentic and Delicious Street Foods

The night that we came back from Lae Lay Grill, we had patronized along Ao Nang street and had some delicious Krabi's street foods as supper. It was like a night market full of street food stalls, stalls which sell clothing, jewelry and various types...

Krabi; Thailand- Hong Island by Speed Boat

After a relaxing day in Ao Nang Krabi,we opted for Hong Island after checking the reviews from TripAdvisor. After having experience of getting on long-tail boat to Krabi 4 Islands Hopping Tour, we chose to go to Hong Island via speed boat. ...

Krabi; Thailand - Lae Lay Grill, Ao Nang

Lae Lay Grill is one of the top notch restaurants in Ao Nang; Krabi. Lae Lay Grill is a restaurant there that offers the extraordinary dining experience with classic, fresh Thailand seafood while enjoying the breathtaking view of sunset. 4 of us had...

Krabi; Thailand- 4 Islands Hopping

We kick-started the 2nd day in Krabi with  four islands tour signed up with Krabi Smile which offered cheaper rate. All the island hopping tours are available either in speedboats or long-tail boats, but speedboats' tour rate was at higher...

Krabi; Thailand - Ao Nang Beach and Tanta's Restaurant

Eventually, I had time to browse through my photo albums of Krabi Island tour which I had during last December in year 2014. As the memories were merely fresh, I had jotted down some brief yet precise 5 days 4 nights itinerary here. Krabi Islands Hop...

Penang Street Foods Trip- Duck Meat Koay Teow Th'ng, Chee Cheong Fun,Indian mee goreng & Hokkien Mee

Penang; an island of food paradise in Asia. The large variation of Penang street foods have been lingered in my minds. Our aunts have always recommended us to try one of their favorites at a coffee shop called Kim Lee at Macalister Lane. My dad said...

Wong Chau Jun Restaurant (王昭君小食館) @ Jalan Rangoon; Georgetown

 Penang itself is a good venue for exploring the large variety of famed street foods especially the char koay teow, hokkien lor mee, hokkien noodles (prawn-based soup noodles), white curry noodles, cendols and etcetera. Apart from having these P...

Herbal Duck Thigh Noodles @ Bidor

When talk about the famous foods at Bidor, most will recommend Pun Chun Restaurant that serves its famous duck thigh noodles. The restaurant is usually packed with crowds and sometimes you may need to wait for more than 30 minutes for seat or foods t...

Foong Wei Heong Restaurant 风味小食馆 @ Georgetown

The often choice of Chinese restaurant to have scrumptious dinner yet with reasonable price in Penang Island is Foong Wei Heong Restaurant. This restaurant is highly recommended by my aunts; Penangites who often patronized this restaurant for the goo...

Sabah- Gastronomic Tour | Food Trails

During this East Malaysia tour, I had the opportunity to sample many food delights with the help of local friends of Wan Tian. It's time to have a compilation of local delicacies I had tried throughout this gastronomic tour in Kota Kinabalu (KK)...


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