• 3 days in Jordan

    I’ll admit, Jordan was never on my travel wish list. For someone who has lived in the Middle East all her life, what new experiences could Jordan possibly offer? A whole load apparently, as I found out for myself 10 days ago. From walking the many hills of Amman and taking in the limestone-clad buildings,

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  • Street Foods of Singapore

    Supplied image Do you know your nasi lemak from your nasi goreng? Singapore has its own food language, much like the informal lingo of the locals, called Singlish. The hybrid vocabulary reflects the broad range of the country’s immigrants, taking words from Malay, Tamil, Hokkien, Cantonese, Mandarin and other Chinese languages. Be prepared to hear words

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  • Toast & Jam at Weslodge

    When I think of “brunch”, I don’t want a mental day out. I’d rather go for something a bit chilled out, with good food and company, and fantastic music. Throw in some funky art and you’ve got all the right ingredients that make an awesome afternoon at Weslodge! Weslodge is a saloon-inspired restaurant located in the JW Marriott Marquis Hotel.

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