Inside Gaggan, Asia’s Best Restaurant

After Chef Gaggan Anand snagged the top spot in the Asia’s 50 Best Restaurant Awards this past March, the eponymous restaurant shot to the top of my to-do list on a recent trip to Bangkok. Continue reading Inside Gaggan, Asia’s Best Restaurant


A Guide to Shaoxing’s Fermented Food

Just a 1.5-hour train ride south of Shanghai’s bright lights and 20 minutes east of Hangzhou’s West Lake is one of the area’s most charming river towns. Continue reading A Guide to Shaoxing’s Fermented Food

Melbourne Food Crawl & Mornington Wine

Grab your Myki travel card and hop on the Melbourne tram, because you have some work to do. The foodie scene in the capital of Victoria, on the southeastern side of Australia, is a gourmand’s playground. Continue reading Melbourne Food Crawl & Mornington Wine

48 Hours: Weekend Trip to Da Nang and Hoi An

Looking for an easy weekend getaway from Hong Kong? I visited Da Nang and Hoi An for the first time in May, and couldn’t believe how painless it was. It’s the best of both worlds: Da Nang’s easy beach resorts make relaxing inevitable, while nearby Hoi An’s heritage has all kinds of cultural charm. Continue reading 48 Hours: Weekend Trip to Da Nang and Hoi An