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Unlike other Scandinavian countries, Finland uses the Euro. Why put this little tidbit first in a review about a hotel in Helsinki? Well, at the moment, a fair few world currencies are enjoying a reasonably [Read more...]

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By Sonja Lee | The Foodie World contributing blogger This is the first in a series of Sydney highlights from a recently-returned local who’s spent the past few years working in London. I’ll share old and new [Read more...]

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Airlines are flying bigger, better and more comfortable aircraft, so we wondered whether more advanced planes and technology mean better airline food across all classes of travel. The Foodie World spoke to Aaron Claxton, Head [Read more...]

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For our final foray in this most recent Singapore sojourn, we decided to treat ourselves to lunch at Les Amis. This extraordinary restaurant has been operating since 1994 at the back of the Shaw Centre [Read more...]

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What does it take to have a great hotel experience? Comfy beds, quiet rooms, a decent shower, a spot to sit and relax and perhaps enjoy a cocktail or three? We thought we would tick [Read more...]

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Travelling in Asia’s major cities, one of the traditions Greedy Girl and gluttonous husband swear by is the champagne brunch. In Singapore, most of the major hotels do a brunch on Sundays, with a variety [Read more...]

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The Marriott Tang Plaza in Singapore is a distinctive building, its roof line reminiscent of a Chinese pagoda. It’s not a new building but many areas have been refurbished. For its position – on the [Read more...]

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Singapore is a hot spot for food – everything from the humblest hawker stall to some of the very best fine dining the world has to offer. For many years, Greedy Girl and gluttonous husband [Read more...]

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Down in Singapore’s financial district there are some very impressive-looking buildings. One side of the Singapore river is dominated by the iconic Marina Bay Sands and the other is densely populated with towering glass, concrete [Read more...]

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As one of the world’s great cities, hotel accommodation in Sydney is by no means inexpensive. With regular business trips to the harbour city, it’s a constant battle to find somewhere central that is comfortable, [Read more...]

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There’s a lot going on at Pascale, one of Melbourne’s new restaurants generating some buzz in the city. On the first floor of the QT hotel in Russell Street, in the heart of Melbourne’s Central [Read more...]

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