Monthly Archives: April 2016

Top 10 Hotels in Surfers Paradise Gold Coast

Q1 Resort and Spa

Surfers Paradise is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Australia. This popular beach side location has plenty of hotels to choose, from luxury 5 star hotels to reasonably priced accommodation. Check out our list of the Top 10

Posted in Australia, Gold Coast, Hotels, Surfers Paradise

Omborato Japanese Restaurant Shinjuku Tokyo

Tasty Japanese food at Omborato Restaurant Shinjuku

Located within the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Nishi-Shinjuku (east Shinjuku) is Omborato Japanese Restaurant. I had stayed at the Hyatt Regency Hotel many times before I went in for dinner at Omborato. I had a lovely meal there so I’d

Posted in Food, Japan, Japanese, Shinjuku, Tokyo

Water Palace Gardens – Tirta Gangga Bali

Water Palace Gardens Bali Indonesia

Tirta Gangga are the old royal palace gardens built in 1948 by the last Raja (King) of Karangasem. Known in English as the Water Palace Gardens, they are located on the north east coast of Bali around 90 Kilometers north of

Posted in Bali, Feature article, Indonesia

Food You Have To Try In Hiroshima Japan

Okonomiyaki Hiroshima Style

As with all towns, cities and different regions of Japan, each have speciality food that is associated with that area. Hiroshima in the West of Japan has its own specialty food. Here is the list of food you have to

Posted in Food, Hiroshima, Japan, Japanese

Shane’s Burg American Restaurant Shinjuku Tokyo

Inside Shane's Burg American Restaurant Shinjuku Tokyo

Burgers, ribs and delicious desserts. Shane’s Burg American Restaurant is located directly above Shinjuku Train Station in the MyLord Shopping Plaza. An American style diner, Shane’s Burg serves up a range of delicious burgers, steaks, ribs and also a huge

Posted in Burgers, Food, Japan, Shinjuku, Shinjuku_Restaurant, Tokyo, Tokyo Restaurants

Okonomi-mura The place to eat Okonomiyaki in Hiroshima

Inside Okonomi-mura Hiroshima

One of the speciality foods you have to try in Hiroshima is Okonomiyaki which is a Japanese pancake / omelette. Okonoiyaki originally came from Osaka through the chefs in Hiroshima changed the way it is made. Hiroshima Okonomiyaki is made

Posted in Food, Hiroshima, Japan, Japanese

Best Hotels to Stay on Miyajima Island Japan

Best Hotels on Miyajima Island

Miyajima Island is the beautiful island in Hiroshima Bay, just 45 minutes away from Hiroshima Island. You can do an easy day trip to Miyajima Island from Hiroshima though I think this beautiful island deserves more time than just a

Posted in Hiroshima, Hotels, Japan

Parramatta Phoenix Chinese Restaurant Sydney

Yum Cha at Parramatta Phoenix Chinese Restaurant

PHOENIX CHINESE RESTAURANT CLOSED DURING THE PANDEMIC Phoenix Chinese Restaurant is located within Westfields Parramatta, just down from Parramatta Train Station. Parramatta Phoenix Chinese Restaurant is the largest and best Yum Cha restaurant in Parramatta, serving Yum Cha dim sum

Posted in Australia, Chinese, Food, Parramatta, Sydney, Sydney Restaurants, Yum Cha

The Best Hotels To Stay in Hiroshima Japan

Sheraton Hiroshima Hotel

Hiroshima in western Japan is a fascinating city with lots of historical significance. As well as the various tourist attractions within Hiroshima city, there is also Miyajima Island which is located just 45 minutes by boat from Hiroshima. Miyajima Island

Posted in Hiroshima, Hotels, Japan

ANA Crowne Plaza Hotel Hiroshima – Hotel Review

Room at ANA Crowne Plaza Hotel Hiroshima

ANA Crowne Plaza Hotel is located in the heart of Hiroshima, just 10 minutes walk to the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park and 10 minutes walk down to Chuo Dori which is the main shopping district of Hiroshima. I stayed for

Posted in Hiroshima, Hotels, Japan