Where the gods reside –...
As I walked into the changing room, I couldn’t help but to feel like an Egyptian high priest making my way down the inner chamber of a temple. Huge candle stands with lit candles lined along the narrow and tall stone corridor....Read More
Where were you on September...
Where were you on September 11, 2001? I know where I was. It was about half past ten in the evening and I was glued to the telly watching Ally McBeal, a US legal comedy- drama television series. I remember channel surfing...Read More
The desserts saved the night...
Sometimes, I wonder whether I should take the time to write about a mediocre restaurant. Reviewing it would be like doing exactly the opposite of what I was taught since young – “If you have nothing good to say about it, then...Read More
Big on taste and epic...
Located just a stone’s throw away from the Oakland Bay Bridge, Epic is a restaurant that boasts the best of both worlds – food and view. I chanced upon Epic a few years ago when I last visited San Francisco. Then, I...Read More
A class of its own...
From the moment the vehicle pulled up to the St Regis’ driveway, the service was impeccable – the affable bellboy, the professional front desk executive and the helpful butler. You can tell they are there to make your stay in San Francisco...Read More
Peking duck fails to fly...
When I heard that TungLok XiHe Peking Duck has opened a new branch at the quiet Orchard Central Mall, I was taken aback. This mall, with a questionable tenant mix, never seems to attract a good traffic flow. It is practically deserted...Read More