The Meat & Wine Co is a restaurant where the dining is Afro-centric, the steaks come from hand-selected farms around Australia, and the wines are as much a highlight on the menu as the meals. The Meat & Wine Co is … Continue reading The Meat and Wine Co, Chadstone
Let’s set the scene right. This restaurant doesn’t have an ala carte menu you can technically order from. Their seasonal degustation menu changes almost on a daily basis, depending on what fresh produce they currently have available, which they happen … Continue reading O.MY Restaurant, Beaconsfield
My husband and I recently spent 3 days in and around Cape Schanck on the Mornington Peninsula, child free, for our 12th year wedding anniversary and my birthday. Our little annual getaway this time of the year is something I … Continue reading 3-Day Couples Getaway Itinerary: Cape Schanck, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria.
At the end of October, 2020 – I made my way from Kuching to Kuala Lumpur to Perth. Before I could even do anything or proceed home to Melbourne, I had to complete a mandatory 14-day hotel quarantine in Perth. … Continue reading Quarantine Hotel: Intercontinental Perth City Centre
I had a 13-hour transit at KLIA airport before flying to Perth early the next morning, so instead of “roughing it” I decided to splurge on a comfortable stay at Sama Sama Hotel. Located conveniently just across the skybridge from … Continue reading Transit Hotel: Sama Sama Hotel, Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA)
Late July, 2020: We were right in the middle of a global pandemic (still going, but things are currently much better in Australia.. unlike back then, Victoria was just about to go into a full lockdown which ended up lasting … Continue reading Quarantine Hotel: Hock Lee Hotel & Residences, Kuching
I had the opportunity to visit Perth for the very first time late last year, on my way back home to Melbourne from Malaysia. My original flight home via Sydney was cancelled, so I was put on a last minute … Continue reading Kings Park and Botanic Garden, Perth
I didn’t take more than just the one photo you see at the top of this post, but I have always been a huge fan of Sri Lankan cuisine, their beautifully balanced and spicy curries, and of course, hoppers. Upali’s … Continue reading Upali’s Melbourne, Glen Waverley
Late last year, I returned to Australia after spending a few months in Malaysia via Perth. It was my first time in Perth and I spent 14 of those days in quarantine! Thankfully, I had a whole weekend to explore … Continue reading Bathers Beach House, Fremantle
I think it’s no secret by now that Chadstone is home to a lot of wonderful restaurant and food options, especially for those who live in the South Eastern suburbs of Melbourne and want access to good food without venturing … Continue reading Shanghai Red, Chadstone
The pandemic has made it very difficult for family members who live in different countries to be able to physically visit each other. I live in Melbourne, Australia with my husband and two kids. My dad lives in Kuching in … Continue reading Family Zoom Activity: Cooking Class!
First of all, I feel like I must apologize for the quality of my photos in this post. The lighting at MPD is really dim, and I just wasn’t able to take decent photos at all. Even with editing, by … Continue reading MPD Steak Kitchen, Berwick
If you love modern Australian food with a European/Greek influence, Piatella is it. This cafe / restaurant offers so much more than just great coffee and cafe food. Its menu is so extensive, and the food is so good! Wholesome, … Continue reading Piatella Cafe Bar, Glen Waverley