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Daphne’s – Classic Italian in South Kensington, London

I have driven and walked past this London’s institution on many occasions, making a mental note that I should visit each time. It is a proven hand in Richard Caring’s collection of high-end dining establishment. What is the food like? The menu is unimaginative, but you can’t be imaginative if you want to deliver true Italian classics as it has been made for hundreds of … Continue reading Daphne’s – Classic Italian in South Kensington, London

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A Day in Vatican City – Itinerary & Travel Tips

Spending a day in Vatican City is high on most travellers’ list. This city-state is the epicentre of the most influential religion in Europe for the last 2000 years. It has been home to the Pope, the head of the Catholic Church, since the fifteenth century. It may be the world’s smallest independent nation-state, covering only 109 acres (0.4 sq km), but from there, its … Continue reading A Day in Vatican City – Itinerary & Travel Tips

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Cicchetti – Savouring Venetian Tapas in the Heart of London

Having been introduced to the cicchetti in Venice (click here to read about my trip), we went hunting for it back in London on Halloween night. Cicchetti, or Italian or Venetian tapas are delicious small dishes of culinary obession savoured with friends over a glass of wine or spritz. Our craving was satisfyingly met at San Carlo’s Cicchetti on Piccadilly. A simple dish where the … Continue reading Cicchetti – Savouring Venetian Tapas in the Heart of London

“Top 5 Must Do” in the city of love, Venice

Beautiful, romantic, mesmerising….flattering words to describe one of the most visited city in the world, but they are all true. Fall in love all over again with the wonder of travels in the city of love with our “Top 5 Must Do”. Disclaimer: For your convenience, we have included affiliate links to items which we have found useful. We will receive a commissions from the … Continue reading “Top 5 Must Do” in the city of love, Venice

Al Borgo – Rustic Neighbourhood Italian

Al Borgo is the sort of place that you will frequent if you live close to Bukit Timah Road. The restaurant, or trattoria as it is known in Italy, is homely, friendly and a delight to be in. It feels like you are at a friend’s place enjoying a nice home cooked meal. The place works brilliantly for a casual dinner with friends but will … Continue reading Al Borgo – Rustic Neighbourhood Italian