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Penne Cole's thoughts on food, travel and more

Cheap eats: The Burger Project, Sydney

Sydney is crazy about burgers, and one of the latest additions to the burger scene is Neil Perry’s The Burger Project in World Square. Curious, and feeling in need of a … Continue reading

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Restaurant Reviews: Le Bon Choix in Brisbane, Australia

I have, quite unabashedly, a decidedly sweet tooth. So, bored with breakfast options at my hotel, I decided to check out Brisbane’s local bakery scene. Le Bon Choix appeared at … Continue reading

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Afloat in Porto

It is Christmas Eve and a lovely winter’s day. My travel companions and I are in Porto – one of my classmates’ family has generously invited us to spend Christmas … Continue reading

April 12, 2015 · 7 Comments

Taro – the best ramen in Brisbane?

If you haven’t guessed it already, I’m something of a ramen-lover. So when I found myself in Brisbane on a work trip, with a solo dinner on the cards, I … Continue reading

March 28, 2015 · 3 Comments

Fresh blooms in Cinque Terre

It was spring in Cinque Terre, and the weather was atrocious. The sky was grey, with not a hint of a gap in the thick clouds. The little seaside villages … Continue reading

March 22, 2015 · 3 Comments

The best gelato in the world

Where do you think you would find the best gelato in the world? Italy is the first country that comes to mind, but surprisingly, the best gelato in the world … Continue reading

March 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

Pompeii and Vesuvius

On a day trip to Pompeii from Rome, I stumbled across this spigot. In comparison to the rest of the treasures that this buried city has to offer, the spigot … Continue reading

March 14, 2015 · 7 Comments

Sydney’s Chinese Garden of Friendship in Darling Harbour

To celebrate Chinese New Year last weekend, I headed to the Chinese Garden of Friendship in Darling Harbour. It’s nestled in the heart of bustling Sydney, almost hidden from view. … Continue reading

March 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

Cheap Eats: Kurtoskalacs @ Kurtosh in Crows Nest

What’s the best way to reward yourself? For me, it’s usually about food, and better still if it’s sinfully sweet. One weekend last month, to reward myself for a week … Continue reading

March 1, 2015 · 4 Comments

Cheap eats: Ryo’s Noodles, Crows Nest

We had an unseasonably cool end of January this year, a tacit reminder that autumn and winter are just around the corner. I don’t mind the winter so much – … Continue reading

February 14, 2015 · 2 Comments

Strawberry-picking at Ricardoes Tomatoes & Strawberries, NSW, Australia

One weekend last winter, I found myself halfway up the coast in New South Wales, Australia, in a tiny town called North Haven. Driving along the highway, I spotted the … Continue reading

February 7, 2015 · 8 Comments

Things I love about home: Mangosteens

It was mangosteen season here in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia recently. Known as the queen of fruits, mangosteens are tangy and sweet, and delicious to eat. I saw a whole pile … Continue reading

October 2, 2013 · 5 Comments

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