Category Culture

Real Food Adventures? Yes Please! Discounts? Yes Please!

December 20, 2013 Around the WorldCultureEvents, Places & Fun StuffFood  No comments

peru_cusco_fruit_market

Now you all know how much I love my food and appreciate my food!

Well,  every now and then when I flick through some of my hiking/walking/trekking magazines I see these ads for food tours.

I’ve never...

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How to Celebrate Chinese New Year the Cheats Way

February 11, 2013 CultureEvents, Places & Fun StuffFoodHome Cooking  2 comments

Early Chinese New Year Celebrations 2013

My brother and I were somewhat frantically driving around to find the necessary ingredients for the low hei (traditional Chinese New Year salad – that has prosperous significance) ...

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Australia Day Pavlova in the Thermomix

January 28, 2013 CultureEvents, Places & Fun StuffFoodHome CookingSweetSweetsThermomix Recipes  One comment

Pavlova

Pavlova for January 26th Australia Day

Australia Day 26th January is not only my favourite day because it’s a day to celebrate all things Australian including people who now call Australia home but be...

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Coming of Age Day | Japan

January 15, 2013 Around the WorldCultureEvents, Places & Fun Stuff  2 comments

coming of age day Japan

Did you know that January 14th 2013 was Coming of Age Day in Japan?

It’s a day where when you turn 20 years old you celebrate your adulthood. It’s a national holiday...

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7 Ways to Know If You Are at an Authentic Asian Hawker Eatery

January 2, 2013 CultureEating OutFood  4 comments

crowded asian hawker stall

   1. There’s more Asians than Caucasians in the eatery. An obvious giveaway!

tables and chairs   2.  The aesthetics of the eatery is extremely basic and simple...

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