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Weekend Notes: Where’s the best ramen in Perth?

Weekend Notes: Where’s the best ramen in Perth?

My latest article is now up on Weekend Notes! Where is the best ramen in Perth?   (I’m not allowed to reproduce the text anywhere else, or else I’d totally put a text snippet here. So please click through and check it out!) This is […]

Fremantle’s other cafe strip

Fremantle’s other cafe strip

When most people in Perth think about Fremantle’s cappuccino strip, they think about that touristy section of South Terrace near the Fremantle Markets. Gino’s is the first cafe that comes to mind. It is a Fremantle institution where tourists and locals alike sip their flat […]

Weekend Notes: The Creperie by Hexagone

Weekend Notes: The Creperie by Hexagone

You can read my review of The Creperie by Hexagone, an authentic French Breton creperie serving crepes and galettes on WeekendNotes here: Link

Street Eats Eatery, Yagan Square Perth

Street Eats Eatery, Yagan Square Perth

Yagan Square is Perth’s latest, hottest destination that only just opened in late March this year. There’s so much to see in Yagan Square at mealtimes that it is easy to miss this gem of a restaurant. Hubby and I had wandered down to Yagan […]

WeekendNotes: Reviewing Lau Pasar, McCallum Park and Chop Chop BBQ, Perth City

WeekendNotes: Reviewing Lau Pasar, McCallum Park and Chop Chop BBQ, Perth City

I have started writing for WeekendNotes to push my writing further, so if anything goes up there that’s also related to food, travel and general things-to-do in and around Perth, I’ll be sure to update this blog with the links. I’ve got two posts up there […]

The hidden corners of WA’s Art Gallery

The hidden corners of WA’s Art Gallery

Two Saturdays ago, I visited the Art Gallery of Western Australia on a whim. The sky was clear, the sun was out, and the artwork beckoned. I don’t visit often, but each time I do, there is always something new to surprise and delight and […]

The Importance of Zooming

The Importance of Zooming

“You don’t really use your zoom, do you?” Robin finally burst out after a day and a half of watching me use my expensive enthusiast compact camera like a smartphone. I am in Kuala Lumpur for a short visit, and Robin Wong, an old friend […]

Dragon Palace – Cockburn

Dragon Palace – Cockburn

A lot of people really like dim sum. And if the constant queues are anything to go by, a lot of people really like dim sum at Dragon Palace. With the growing franchise’s wide range of dishes, consistent service and most importantly – good food, […]

Lee Fah Mee Sarawak White Laksa Instant Noodle – A pale imitation of the original

Lee Fah Mee Sarawak White Laksa Instant Noodle – A pale imitation of the original

My earliest memories of eating Sarawak Laksa are of my mum taking me to the Satok area, eating laksa and then going marketing at the old Satok markets. My aunt and uncle were laksa hawkers, and every other visit usually had a meal of laksa […]

Port City Roasters – South Fremantle

Port City Roasters – South Fremantle

What’s Instagrammable isn’t always what’s palatable, as evidenced by a crushingly disappointing breakfast at Port City Roasters on Anzac day. As it was one of the few places open on a public holiday, the South Fremantle cafe was bustling. I had hoped that would be […]