Monthly Archives: October 2015

Shimbashi Tokyo – Japanese Salaryman Playground

Shimbashi Tokyo

Shimbashi is a business district of Tokyo, very close to Ginza. Shimbashi is also a very popular entertainment district with many bars, restaurants and Japanese izakayas (traditional Japanese pubs). Shimbashi is the playground of Japanese salaryman and has many nicknames

Posted in Feature article, Japan, Tokyo

Where to watch Melbourne Cup 2015 in Bali

Where to watch Melbourne Cup 2015 in Bali

Check out bars showing the Melbourne Cup 2016 There are plenty of bars and restaurants showing the Melbourne Cup horse race in Bali. There are so many Australians that visit Bali so many of the pubs show Australian sports including

Posted in Bali, Feature article

Odaiba Tokyo – Entertainment and Shopping District

Odaiba Tokyo

Odaiba is a large shopping and entertainment district located on Tokyo Bay, connected to Tokyo city by the Rainbow Bridge, one of the largest suspension bridges in Tokyo. The area of Odaiba is actually a man made island (reclaimed land). The

Posted in Feature article, Japan, Tokyo

Khazana Indian Restaurant Odaiba Tokyo

Buffet lunch at Khazana Indian Restaurant Tokyo

Khazana Indian Restaurant is located on Level 5 of the Decks Beach Shopping Mall in Odaiba Tokyo, right next to Tokyo Bay. Khazana Indian Restaurant serves traditional Indian food including Indian curries and they have a traditional tandoori oven in

Posted in Food, Indian, Japan, Tokyo

Jade Garden Chinese Restaurant Nishi-Shinjuku Tokyo

Shanghai Soup Dumplings at Jade Garden Chinese Restaurant

Jade Garden Chinese Restaurant is a high class Chinese Restaurant located within the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Nishi-Shinjuku Tokyo, just a 10 minute walk from Shinjuku Train Station. I stay at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Tokyo a few times

Posted in Asian, Chinese, Food, Japan, Shinjuku, Tokyo

Mango Tree Cafe Thai Restaurant Shinjuku Tokyo

Mango Tree Cafe Thai Restaurant Shinjuku Tokyo

Mango Tree Cafe is a really nice Thai Restaurant located on Level 7 of the Lumine 1 Shopping Mall directly above the South Exit of Shinjuku Train Station in Tokyo. I went in for lunch on a Saturday afternoon around

Posted in Food, Japan, Shinjuku, Thai, Tokyo

Takoyaki Museum Odaiba Tokyo

Takoyaki Museum Tokyo

When it comes to museums, Tokyo has something for everyone. One of the more peculiar museums is the Takoyaki Museum located in Odaiba. Takoyaki is a street food which comes of Osaka, with a small piece of octopus cooked in

Posted in Feature article, Japan, Tokyo

Flight Review Tigerair Australia Gold Coast to Sydney

Flight Review Tigerair Australia Budget airline

Flight no: Tigerair TT615 Route: Gold Coast Australia to Sydney Aircraft type: A320-200 Flight time: 1 hour Sydney minutes Travel class: Economy Class Check out the video for the flight review – full video of the pre-flight and flight with

Posted in Australia, Feature article, Flight Reviews, Gold Coast

Chefs Gallery Chinese Restaurant Parramatta Sydney

Chefs Gallery Chinese Restaurant Parramatta

Chefs Gallery is the latest Chinese Restaurant in Parramatta Sydney, opened at the end of February 2016. Chef’s Gallery The Art of Chinese Cuisine is located on Church Street Parramatta at Westfields, just down from Parramatta Train Station. Chefs Gallery

Posted in Asian, Australia, Chinese, Food, Parramatta, Sydney

Thai Riffic On Street Restaurant Parramatta Sydney

Thai Riffic On Street Restaurant Parramatta

Thai Riffic On Street is the latest Thai restaurant to open in Parramatta. The restaurant opened in August 2015 and specialises in Thai street food, all the really good food that you would find in the street food stalls throughout

Posted in Asian, Australia, Food, Parramatta, Sydney, Thai