Melbourne CBD

Disclaimer: you might notice that the best restaurants listed here tend to be Asian fusion – that’s because that’s Melbourne at its best, experimenting with all the different flows of immigration and turning people’s histories into creative approaches to food. Here are my fav CBD spots. EAT Gingerboy  Asian fusion fun type bar near Chinatown … More Melbourne CBD

Two Good: Aussie Lunches Helping Domestic Violence Victims

Like I told the gals at Sporteluxe, this year I spent my Valentine’s Day between my office in Newtown and Sydney Pole. I did however ‘celebrate’ with a special lunch, delivered by the amazing company that is Two Good. Two Good is one step above the traditional Aussie charity barbecues. Its story start as early … More Two Good: Aussie Lunches Helping Domestic Violence Victims

Coco Bliss Coogee

The scenario “So where do you live?” “Who me? Oh, just at Coco Bliss Coogee,” is more accurate than you would think. Since the Queensland-born raw food and smoothie bowl start-up turned franchise Coco Bliss Collective opened up a branch on Coogee Bay Road, I have been spending my mornings trying every single bowl on … More Coco Bliss Coogee

Yum Cha Central, Hong Kong’s most Instagrammable Dining Spot

You can’t always use Instagram to pick your food. You would either OD on sugar from the doughnuts, milkshakes and cakes and all the foodporn around, or miss out on all the greasy spoons and local favourites off the Insta map. That said, I love a picture-friendly lunch – especially if it includes steamed buns, … More Yum Cha Central, Hong Kong’s most Instagrammable Dining Spot

Bohemian Raw Café Abell Point Marina Review

Interiors envy? Check. Blissful raw treats? Check. Smoothies? Check. The Bohemian Raw Café in Abell Point Marina, Airlie Beach, hits all the right spots, a refreshing alternative to chain stores and hostels in a busy backpacker town. Blending the hippie, the mystical and the outright cute, the Bohemian Raw Café draws you in from the … More Bohemian Raw Café Abell Point Marina Review

Where to eat and drink in Surfers Paradise

Fresh tropical fruit, vegan eateries and catch-of-the day fish: Surfers Paradise has plenty to offer to foodies who stop by its beaches. Here are my top picks from the area. Breakfast: Elston Can fruit be as indulgent and filling as an English breakfast? Hell yeah. Enter Elston‘s fruit board ($18), made of tasty freeze-dried berries, … More Where to eat and drink in Surfers Paradise

Merchants of Ultimo

There’s nothing like lunch at Broadway’s Merchants of Ultimo to prepare me for a long day of uni. Located at the entrance of the Broadway Shopping Centre on the Bay Street side, Merchants of Ultimo is everything you might want from a restaurant. No wonder it’s been called “a food court for foodies” by The … More Merchants of Ultimo

Sydney via Sardinia: a day at Pilu at Freshwater

The similarities between my homeland, an island in the middle of the Italian Tyrrhenian sea, and Australia don’t stop just at warm weather and long beaches. I was reminded of that as soon as I walked into Pilu at Freshwater, an oasis of calm that seems miles away from Sydney and could come straight out of … More Sydney via Sardinia: a day at Pilu at Freshwater