Travels with a Gourmet

a food lover's travels, memorable meals, culinary trials and gastronomic experiences

Lots to be happy about today – Singapore, my current adopted city, is celebrating its’ 50th birthday (#SG50) and my small feature in the September issue of Oprah magazine – perfect timing to get back to Travels with a Gourmet after months of putting everything blog-related on hold for family time.  It’s amazing how half a year can just zoom by …

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After finishing Orlando Murrin’s A Table in the Tarn and reading about his work before he moved to France, I bought olive, one of the three BBC magazines on food and cooking he helped create and I’m so glad I did.  Its’ concept of – eat in (for recipes), eat out (for restaurants), eat away (for …

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After almost three years of blogging about places I love and meals I’ve had, Saveur, one of the best food magazines in the U.S. (like Gourmet and Bon Appetit) has included my blog in their list called Sites We Love for my entry on Las Vegas’ Orchid’s Garden and the fantastic dim sum meal I …

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I just received the April issue of People Asia, a monthly magazine published in the Philippines. I had contributed an article to them a couple of months ago for their travel section. It was about Marbella and Andalusia and it was published in this month’s issue in a six-page spread with photos I had taken …

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I’m a major magazine reader and have been a regular subscriber to Vanity Fair and Vogue U.K. for many years now. When my sister was about to give birth and I wanted to find her a fun mom-to-be gist and bought her a subscription to the newly-launched Cookie magazine. It’s exactly what mothers want to …

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