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Savour Siem Reap — A Bespoke Culinary Experience Crafted By Lara

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If you don’t want to waste a meal in Siem Reap, you want to taste authentic Cambodian food and not the Thai-Cambodian fusion most tourist restaurants offer, and you're keen to sample street food and learn how the locals eat, then book my Savour Siem Reap bespoke culinary experience. Along with my bespoke Inside Siem Reap and Shop Siem Reap ...

Our Guide to the Arts and Architecture in Battambang in Cambodia

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There’s much to experience when it comes to the arts and architecture in Battambang in Cambodia. In recent years the charming colonial city has blossomed into an arts hub as graduates from its excellent arts school have collaborated to establish galleries and collectives and organise group shows and arts events. Battambang's impressive architecture is everywhere. Boasting ...

A Siem Reap Khmer Cocktail Making Class at Asana Bar

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We love learning things when we travel and inspiring you to as well and a Khmer cocktail making class at Asana Bar in Siem Reap is probably one of the most fun things you can do when you’re here. Where else are you going to learn how to make Khmer cocktails? So what are Khmer cocktails? Their ...

A Chat with Chef David Thompson at Nahm Restaurant, Bangkok

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Chef David Thompson's Bangkok restaurant Nahm was named Asia’s Best Restaurant at the San Pellegrino and Acqua Panna Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants awards in February this year by the global restaurant industry — chefs, restaurateurs, hospitality professionals, gourmands, and food media — and in May it placed at #13 on the global edition, the World’s ...

Behind the Scenes at Jaan Bai Restaurant in Battambang

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In October 2013, we went behind the scenes at Jaan Bai restaurant in Battambang to cover the opening of the Cambodian Children's Trust's new social enterprise hospitality training restaurant. We spent a lot of time in the kitchen. Supported by Australians Chef David Thompson of Nahm Bangkok and restaurateur John Fink of Quay restaurant in Sydney, a ...

Our Local Guide to Rio de Janeiro

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Our local guide to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil’s sexy seaside city, covers the things that locals love to do, from sipping sucos to samba dancing. As the 2016 Olympic Games is kicking off on 6 August, we thought we’d share some of our favourite things to do in Rio. Our Local Guide to Rio de Janeiro Start with a suco ...

Best Bangkok Floating Markets for Foodies – Tha Ka, Bang Noi and Amphawa

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Best Bangkok floating markets for foodies do not include touristy Damnoen Saduak. These are the mouthwatering markets to explore if you're a fan of fresh produce and street food. Make a beeline for these comparatively off-the-radar spots which offer a better insight into daily life as much as delicious food. The best Bangkok floating markets for ...