Bon vivant

“Oh, the good life; full of sun, seems to be the ideal” – As Tony Bennett sang these lyrics Marina del Rey may have come to mind.  Renowned as the premier waterfront playground of Los Angeles, this charming seaside community with year-round sunshine and a laid-back California Vibe offers a

At the British Royal Court, Afternoon Tea is a quintessential and highly elaborated daily ritual dating from the late 19th century and initiated by Anna Maria Russell, the seventh Duchess of Bedford, one of the Queen Victoria’s Ladies of the Bedchamber and friend. The legend says that Anna was too hungry

“Artistic conception of Chinese cuisine” Cool summer day with a soft breeze Dadong, translating from Chinese to “big Dong” in English, is a reference to the highly acclaimed reputation of Dong Zhenxiang, the Beijing-born chef and founder of DaDong. Already with many chain branches in China, the first U.S. restaurant

In a world where everything seems to go way faster than us, it could be an odyssey to find places that are still surprising and awake a bit of passion and excitement within us. When we think of old-fashioned glamorous style, there are few places in the world that we

“In fine, the truffle is the very diamond of gastronomy.” – French Gourmand Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin Everyone knows the proverbial saying: “the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach”. Don’t let this fool you into thinking that Ginett Restaurant and Wine Bar’s special black truffle menu isn’t going to

“There are few hours in life more agreeable than the hour dedicated to the ceremony known as afternoon tea.” – Henry James An Afternoon Tea tradition became a fashionable social event during 1880 when upper-class and society women would change into long gowns, gloves and hats for their afternoon tea, which was usually

Soho has always been known as one of the most fashionable districts in London and Bob Bob Ricard just sets fashion benchmark to the next level. Everything from the interior to service, and of course, its high-quality culinary creations are going to surprise even those who are used to an

National Kitchen by Violet Oon is the perfect embodiment of a quintessential restaurant, with carefully-curated dishes that reflect the history, life, and culture of the ever-blossoming Lion City. If you’re venturing into the history-rich city area of Singapore for a touristic experience reminiscent of the country’s colonial past, cap off

sen; one thousand, sakana; fish From Japanese to English, Sen Sakana simply translates into “one thousand fish,” referring to the 1,000 or so different species that are said to swim in the Peruvian waters. The vast number of species can also symbolize the immense amount of possibilities, cultures and flavors

Champagne is a small region in the northeast of France and one of the most northern vineyards, famous for its exclusive production of sparkling white wine that bears the area’s name. The land is unique with a significant amount of chalk and limestone. This soil can swallow a considerable quantity