Tag Archives: China

Le Chinois @ Sofitel Macau At Ponte 16

I’ve had the chance to try the contemporary Chinese Restaurant – Le Chinois in Sofitel Macau At Ponte 16 where innovative dim sum is delicately prepared, and classic Chinese dishes come with a twist.        Advertisements

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Macau Food Festival

The annual Food Festival in Macau draws more crowd than ever, celebrating the diversity of food in Macau.  It gets even better than that because international restaurateurs are invited to participate in this event, presenting authentic flavors from their home … Continue reading

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Duolun Cultural Street @ Shanghai, China

Duolun Cultural Street (多伦路名人街) is lined with rows of beautifully manicured trees that has exquisite fusion of architectural styles combining Chinese, South East Asian, European and Islamic influences all in one street.  It is quiet and does not have the … Continue reading

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Yu Yuan Garden & Bazaar @ Shanghai China

Yu Yuan Garden (豫园) was constructed during the Ming Dynasty in 1559.  The Chinese garden took 16 years to complete and it is a typical Ming garden with pavilions, lakes and rockeries.   

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Nanxiang Xiaolongbao @ Shanghai, China

Xiaolongbao is one of the most representative delicacy of Shanghai.  Nanxiang Xialongbao (南翔小笼包) is thought to be one of the best places to eat them.  With many branches in Shanghai, we went to the one in Yu Garden (Yuyuan 豫园) … Continue reading

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Tianzifang @ Shanghai, China

Creativity, individualistic and artsy atmosphere brim in the narrow lanes of Tianzifang (田子坊). Built in traditional shikumen architecture, the neighborhood in the French Concession exudes a charming nostalgia and it is the perfect place to get lost in the small lanes. … Continue reading

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Qibao Water Town @ Shanghai, China

Shanghai has many water towns in the vicinity.  Qibao Water Town is one of the closest ones and easily accessible by MRT.  If you don’t have a whole day to spare to go to the bigger ones that are further … Continue reading

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