Tag: chinatown

Bubble Waffle YeeKwan
  Instagram is going nuts for them, Pinterest is featuring them, Chinatown tourists are eating them, so what are they? Bubble Waffles of course! But, how do you make them?   First off, you need a machine. Don’t close the page at this point though, trust me, they are highly inexpensive. Just...
Bubblewrap Waffle London
Fresh off our Sn-ap coach, we headed from Covent Garden over to Chinatown to try an old friend - the bubble waffle. You have to cast your mind all the way back to Hong Kong for our first experience of these Asian snacks at Oddies. Thankfully, you can save...
Parkroyal on Pickering Singapore
Parkroyal on Pickering Hotel 3, Upper Pickering St, Singapore Our Asian adventure had blessed us with some top notch accommodation across the cities of Dubai, Bangkok and Hong Kong so what would Singapore have in store for us? As we exited the Chinatown metro station into a wall of humidity after...
Hi-So Bar So Sofitel Hotel Bangkok
Our base during the Bangkok trip was at So Sofitel. A modern, beautiful hotel with such delights as Chocolab in it’s building. Another attraction was the rooftop bar known as the Hi-So, presumably due to the building that it’s housed in and it’s proximity to ground level. Yes this...

Bangkok’s Chinatown

Bangkok Chinatown
One of the most highly recommended areas for street food in Bangkok has to be Chinatown, specifically the Yaowarat Road. A mile long stretch of street vendors and restaurants serving Chinese influenced Thai food fills the road with many cars and taxi’s having trouble getting through in the evening...
Prata King Indian Cuisine
After trying some superb satay at Newton Circus Ahmed Ibrahim Satay on Smith street the smell of Indian spices coming from the next stall drew us in. Singapore has a large Indian population and places that specialise in various curries and filled roti are common across the city. Prata...
Newton Circus Ahmad Ibrahim Satay
Singapore’s Chinatown area is a haven for street food and hawker centres. The famous Maxwell Centre offers award-winning Hainanese chicken rice and just two streets away you will come across Smith Street, home to a whole host of street food stalls and communal seating along with a selection of...