Hong Kong Guide to Sydney: join the discovery with travel vloggers Nick and Helmi

Helmi Hong Kong cake

This is the year we turn more of our travel focus inward, looking in our own backyard rather than our favourite ‘overseas’. But that’s not a bad thing! The Hong Kong Tourism Board has teamed up with Aussie travel vloggers and passionate foodies, Nick and Helmi, to recreate a Hong Kong experience without leaving Sydney. […]

Paddington institution Jackies Cafe is now open three nights a week

Jackies Cafe

Tucked away in a leafy courtyard on Glenmore Road in Paddington is iconic venue, Jackies. Perfect for lazy afternoon cocktails at the sushi bar, an intimate dinner in the main restaurant or a casual shared plate get-together with friends in the courtyard, Jackies is now open three nights a week from 5.30pm until late (Thursday, […]

Where to go for Asian deliciousness in Melbourne – plus wine

Jacob's Creek Night Noogle Markets 2019 #30

The Melbourne Night Noodle Markets are on in Birrarung Maar, so Jacob’s Creek is making people remember why wine and Asian food works so well together. Tipi’s are a far cry from being anything representative of Asia – maybe Bedouin? – but hey, they’ve got one and it’s full of wine and carbs and no […]

Melbourne Night Noodle Markets: What to expect

Night Noodle Markets bao

The hotly anticipated carb fest that is the Melbourne Night Noodle Markets will return to Australia’s glorious food capital from 7-24 November, pumping out all your Asian faves. As usual, it’ll move south after having just smashed Sydney with the likes of food people Katherine Sabbath and Shannon Martinez and all the good things that […]

The annual Night Noodle Markets say goodbye to Hyde Park Sydney

Noodles asian

In what’ll be the final year the annual Asian food fest pops-up in the middle of the Sydney at Hyde Park, the festival’s pulling out all stops before moving to a new location in 2020. Why? Something about more space and higher demand. It’s been running for over 15 years, and 11 of those years […]

Nobu London is doing something different for art

Nobu London 1

Nobu London does two works of art: one’s the menu, the other is the new exhibition they’re putting on, giving artists the chance to have their works presented at the Old Park Lane restaurant. London-based artist Milly Peck has kicked it all off with her work in the restaurant until mid-September. She’s created a number […]

Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival is coming to London

Royal China Baker Street

This June, London will come alive to the tune of its collection of Hong Kong boats that’ll do battle for top honours in the middle of town. The dragon boat festival takes place each year at the London Regatta Centre in the city’s Docklands, with up to 40 teams battling it out for top honours. […]

The Peninsula hotel, Hong Kong: Have dinner inside a work of art

Peninsula Hong Kong

If ever you’ve wanted to have dinner inside a piece of art, then this might be for you. Even if not, it’s a cool experience. The Peninsula Hong Kong is the city’s most iconic luxury hotel, famous for its high tea and amazing dining experiences, has created the artwork as part of their new art […]

Hu Tong Dumpling Bar, Melbourne: Some of the best you’ll ever eat

Hutong Dumpling Bay Melbourne 2

Melbourne is famous around the world for its eccentric melting pot of cultures when it comes to its food scene. But a night out in Melbourne doesn’t really start (or end) without cheap dumplings and great company. The worst part about this is unless you are in the know, you can turn a corner and […]

Sash Japanese in Sydney: No ordinary Japanese restaurant

Salmon sashimi at Sash Japanese in Sydney

When a menu reads, ‘Is that a chopstick in your pocket? Or are you just happy to sashimi?’, you know you’re in for a good time. Clearly, we’re talking about a Japanese restaurant. But this is no ordinary Japanese restaurant. This is Sash – the new kid on the block in Surry Hills and a […]

Japanese Mother’s Day: Where to take Mum on her special day

Japanese food at Sash Sydney

Sash Sydney opened only earlier in 2019, but has already managed to take Japanese food in Surry Hills to a brand new level. Read about what Sash is like, here. And just in case their already popular Sunday sessions weren’t enough of a reason to visit, then what they’ve got going on this Mothers’ Day […]

If crab’s your thing, it’s Muddy Mania at Kingsley’s Woolloomooloo this April

Kingsleys Woolloomooloo crab 5

With Mother’s Day creeping up on us, it’s time to start thinking about where to take Mum this year. If you’ve done high tea to death every other year and looking for something different (don’t worry…we’re not suggesting skydiving), then maybe you should consider getting Mum’s hands a little dirty at Kingsleys in Woolloomooloo. It’s […]