Where to eat at Australia’s Central Coast

Central Coast has emerged as one of the state’s culinary stars. There’s many reasons to visit the Central Coast, from the 41 golden-sand beaches that stretch along the coastline from Patonga to Lake Munmorah and the rewarding hiking trails found within its five national parks to the numerous Indigenous cultural experiences on offer. But it’s the up-and-coming collection of cafés, restaurants and bars tucked away within each of the laidback seaside villages that are really creating buzz in the region. Here, find our curated list of top spots for breakfast, lunch, dinner and everything in between. Breakfast Bellyfish, Terrigal Find Bellyfish situated in a sun-drenched position on the esplanade right across the road from Terrigal Beach. The father and son

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A Roadtrip in Search of Thailand’s Best Khao Soi

Khao soi and Royal Enfields combine for the perfect breath-of-fresh-air roadtrip in northern Thailand. Every princess knows that snaring a perfect suitor can be a frustrating endeavor. And I’m beginning to show the surly characteristics of a jilted debutante as I pilot my motorbike fruitlessly around the nether reaches of Chiang Mai. We’ve been searching in vain for a legendary venue named Khao Soi Prince, known for its nomadic tendencies and irregular opening hours. It can be “hard to track down,” in the words of American chef and Chiang Mai food authority Andy Ricker, understating the point. After a voyage of thwarted hope to an out-of-date location pin, we are no closer to hunkering down to an aromatics-infused, coconut-milk-rich bowl

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Kuala Lumpur’s 9 Best Artisanal Coffee Shops

There’s just something about artisanal coffee that beats the regular cup of coffee you make at home — coffee aficionados would agree. Whether you are starting your day or needing a little pick-me-up to get you through the afternoon, nothing beats a good cup of coffee to reset your mind and give you that boost of caffeine-fuelled energy. And thanks to the thriving third-wave coffee culture in Kuala Lumpur, speciality coffee shops can be found peppered in the city in growing numbers. Here are a few spots we would recommend for the avid coffee-lovers. 1. Artisan Coffee Bar Take a break from strolling along the alleyways of Bangsar’s Jalan Telawi and make your way to the neighbourhood’s shopping mall for

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These Are the Hottest Tables in Thailand Now

The five hardest reservations to get in Thailand today French, Italian, Spanish and Thai. Haute, neighborhoody, effusive and elusive. Cote Photos courtesy of Cote. Chef Mauro Colagreco has three Michelin stars and is the reigning No. 1 in the World’s 50 Best for his restaurant Mirazur, in Menton, France. In addition to that perfect culinary pedigree, Cote is in the uber-luxury Capella Bangkok hotel, which finally opened October 1 after the whole city (and sundry others) spent a great long while champing at the bit. Toss in the fact that all tables overlook the river, and you’ve got the recipe for fully booked weekend nights. Mauro’s man on the ground is Davide Garavaglia, who was chef de cuisine at Mirazur,

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10 Picturesque Cafes & Restaurants in Kuala Lumpur

In this age, a café is more than just enjoying a cuppa or ordering your favourite dish — it’s about the experience, the ambience, and creating memories with the people you’re with and taking a piece of it with you. In other words, a cafe which are good-looking and picturesque make it easy on the eye (and on the ‘gram) and will cater to those seeking out aesthetically-pleasing photographs. Aside from just offering deliciously-crafted beverages or a slew of scrumptious meals to indulge in, these cafes and restaurants in and around Kuala Lumpur are just some of the best and beautiful that anyone can enjoy — whether you’re just passing through this metropolitan city or you’re playing tourist in your

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Add These 5 New Restaurants to Your Hong Kong Eating List

Hong Kong’s best new restaurants serve up the world on a plate Kee Foong describes the exotic culinary adventures he’s taken recently without a single plane ticket. Chaat Chef Manav Tuli | Chaat Manav Tuli has a confession to make: “I thought maybe I had done the wrong thing coming to Hong Kong,” he admits, having given up his position as head chef at Tamarind in London—one of only a handful of Michelin-starred Indian restaurants worldwide—to land in a city racked by months of protests, followed by Covid-19. But then the coronavirus struck the U.K., forcing it into lockdown, which Hong Kong avoided, “and I realized I was lucky, and was in the right place at the right time.” Fresh

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10 Reasons to Love Boise’s New Food Scene: Best Place for Foodies

Boise, Idaho, like many modern American cities, is a desirable place to live, especially when it comes to its thriving food culture From trendy restaurants to sidewalk bistros to cookie shops to eclectic eateries, this city is attracting visitors who love to have fun, eat, and explore the City of Trees. Whether sweet or savory, Boise restaurants offer something to fit your taste. Find a hotel for your trip to Boise here: Best Places to Eat in Boise Here is a shortlist of some of our favorite places to eat in Boise, Idaho. Chocolate Bar in Boise, Idaho. Photo by Ron Stern The downtown area of Boise is chock full of nifty little places to eat like The Chocolate Bar.

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