I discovered this little print store Odd One Out tucked away off St Francis Street (up a little flight of stairs) at the junction corner of the Monocle Store and bought a whole bunch of print cards. I must have walked passed plenty of times over the years and didn’t know of their existence until […]

I loved chef Adam’s cooking at Chachawan and used to eat there regularly. I am happy to report that his new outfit Samsen is just as great, with a focus on more simple food, plenty of appetisers and noodles options. V’s favourite is the egg with chilli jam, it was nice, but my Thai friend PJ […]

One of my old friends was here on a quick visit and we got the Korean connection going. She’s Korean german and her cousin just moved from New York to Hong Kong and I believe that the Koreans always suss out the best spots to get their fix of home made meals. Momojein is a […]

As the trend continues with modern French bistros that have set up shop in Hong Kong from France, Serge et Le phoque (Serge and the Seal) is one of my restaurant crushes in 2013 – the food here is a pristine 2* Michelin faultless (with chef Christophe Pelé, formerly of 2* La Bigarrade in Paris at […]


This month was a treat, we had two date nights: The Drawing Room was so-so, but we were so pleased by our visit to Amuse Bouche last week. Great ambience, service and really well-executed food. Ironically, our amuse bouche wasn’t very exciting, a pork confit of sorts, but our starters and mains were excellent. Simple […]

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I’m so far behind blog entries. Was nice to do nothing too intense all weekend, a snack at Salon de thé, spot of xmas shopping then catch up with photoshop and wordpress. Well, and making notes for next year’s strategy and how to best track the campaign and getting full mileage. When I first arrived […]

Spent a great Sunday with @missnormality, her French man and mine. Weekends have actually been exceptionally enjoyable because I realised while trying to mend and strengthen what was broken, we never actually spent time in Hong Kong the last 9 months I’ve been here to properly enjoy the city as a couple, not that we […]


I’m still on the lookout for a great Thai restaurant here. I’ve been told the Fortress Hill market one is the best in the town and will definitely be checking that out soon. Meanwhile, I’ve been to Little Bangkok in Causeway bay that does great Thai food but it closed down. Koh Thai on Ship […]