When to Splash Your Dosh on Nosh in NZ

My friends and I didn’t choose to ride a garishly green and purple Jucy camper-van (reminiscent of Scooby Do’s Mystery Machine) to turn heads, in fact, these vans do scream “BACKPACKER’S-BELONGINGS-INSIDE!” and did result in ALL of our possessions being … Continue reading

How To Eat Out: A restaurant Re-review

I spent the majority of last week with my nose buried within the orifices of Giles Coren’s ‘How to Eat Out’. Coren rarely has anything nice to say about any restaurant, unless the price is nice.  I am a stingy … Continue reading

Eating Dim Sum in Dim London: Chinese New Year 2013

The weather in London last Sunday can be described as nothing but disgusting. Soggy, abysmal, gloomy and damn right depressing. Not the best way for the Chinese to bring in their New Year (of the snake). Regardless, China Town was … Continue reading

An Affordable Afternoon Tea: Brown’s Restaurant

Afternoon Tea – the dining experience that evokes quintessential Britishness. Finger sandwiches, scones and cakes washed down with a pot of well brewed tea leaves. We can’t imagine the Queen of England spending an Afternoon doing anything but. It would … Continue reading