Reflections Of Mine In Singapore
Reflections Of Mine In Singapore
Reflections Of Mine In Singapore by Garfield Hug on April 28, 2019
I was delighted to read an article in the papers this morning that a Malay Chef is also indulging in Lion Dancing.
Why am I so happy?
If you have read about the Muslim clashes, the bombings in Sri Lanka (Catholic churches), you will be frightened as religion, it seems, is not for yours to take in those countries.
Let me share with you our lil red dot’s multi cultural and multi racial make up in citizenry.
Genetically, we all descended from migrant forefathers from India, China, Straits countries etc.
There is no Singaporean per se ie no purity as we are a young island state and those born of migrant parents became Singaporeans – like my parents!
We grew up in a tiny red dot of Malays, Indians, Chinese and Eurasians.
Our founding father (modern one named Lee Kuan Yew) recognised that we cannot have Muslims against Chinese or Indians etc. We must co-exist and have racial harmony. This is from his seeing the Malays fighting Chinese in Malaysia in the 1960s.
So when we broke away from Malaya in 1965 and set up an independent Singapore, he enforced racial harmony.
There were no enclaves of housing purely for this race or that race but we do have Little India, Geyland Serai (Malays to set up shops and sell uniquely Malay cuisine and cookies or pastries) and Chinatown for identity keeping and tourism.
Housing Board flats were allotted to ensure parity in different races and that no singular race dominated any one block of flats.
As a citizen of Singapore (I am born in Singapore), I studied with Malays, Chinese, Indians and Eurasians.
I was also put in charge of 2 visually challenged students. Maybe this is why I am lured to continue on with social work till this date.
When I entered the work force, I worked alongside Malays, Chinese, Indians and Eurasians. I enjoyed whatever their spouses cooked for us at lunch times as we shared food.
We all spoke one language – the language of being Singaporean as we laughed, joked, cried and quarreled as one Singapore.
There is no racial slurs – not tolerated and we co-exist, having good friends in other nationalities.
I remembered making friends with Malay Muslims of my age at the beach where their parents ran a little mee rebus stall selling this for a living. From them, I learnt how to speak Malay.
Till this date, we are still friends and the daughter, whom I tutored, today runs her late mother’s food stall now located in Changi Village.
So, when I read about the racial riots or fights against Catholics or Muslims or whatever nationalities, I feel sad.
I wish all countries could adopt our lil red dot’s model.
We have an influx of foreign migrants too – from mainland China, India (doctors, surgeons, IT specialists), Norway (my mother’s cardiologist is from Norway), Malaysia, Indonesia and the list goes on.
We are a hodge podge of different but unique cultures and we are proudly who we are and fiercely protective of our nationalistic state of being Singaporean.
I admire the Malay Chef mentioned in today’s newspapers who loves Lion Dancing so much that he embraced the culture of the Chinese to learn and do the Lion Dance. There is no barrier to what we want to learn, so long as we learn it in the right frame of mind, seeing it as a form of sport (Yip Man the pugilist also had lion dancing contests for pugilists), recreation and learning one another’s culture.
I wish for every different nationality to respect each other’s beliefs so that peace, tranquility and ultimately prosperity and progress will result from it. Advertisements
Here are the best budget restaurants in Abu Dhabi – Restaurants, Things To Do – Time Out Abu Dhabi
Restaurants Here are the best budget restaurants in Abu Dhabi
Save some dirhams and have a great meal at the best budget restaurants in the city, as revealed at the Time Out Abu Dhabi Restaurant Awards 2018. April 27, 2019 7:59 AM Copyright of ITP Publishing LTD No reproduction without permission ITP Publishing PO Box 500024 Dubai Media City Dubai United Arab Emirates 971 4 4443000 Pizza Di Rocco
Want to keep the bank balance down without compromising on great food? We hear you. You don’t have to break the bank to enjoy an excellent meal in the city. If you don’t believe us, here are ten outstanding restaurants from the Time Out Abu Dhabi Restaurant Awards 2018 to try at pocket-friendly prices. Winner
Bonna Annee Hidden among a maze of side streets in Al Zahiyah (surely one of the very best parts of town for top quality budget food) is this this unassuming Ethiopian eatery. If you’ve never been before we guarantee you of three things: an introduction to a totally different cuisine than you’re used to; a wonderfully warm welcome and some incredibly tasty food. The portions here will leave even the biggest appetites satisfied. Stews and curries rule the roost, with each meal served on a plate of injera, a traditional sourdough bread that has a slightly fuzzy feeling in your mouth. Order a Bonna Annee special and you’ll be treated to a sample of each house signature dish, all mopped up with chunk after chunk of the extremely moreish bread. The staff will happily explain what everything is and help you decide on what to go for. The gomen be sega is another winner, consisting of delicious beef cubes with sautéed collards, onions garlic and ginger; it’s a truly delicious dish. It’s perhaps not food for everyone’s palate, but those who do get it will come back time and again. Al Salam Street, Al Zahiya (02 491 2128). Highly Commended
Barbacoa A previous winner of our Best Budget award, this place doesn’t let its standards slip. With an outlet in Masdar City, one in Mushrif Mall and a truck at A’l Bahar you’re never far from a branch of this brilliant Mexican joint. Choose from tacos, burritos, quesadillas or bowls and add meat, veggies, black beans and other condiments. The home-made corn chips, served with salsa and guacamole are as good a snack as you can get. The guac is immense as well, the mashed, seasoned avocado joined by chunks of onions and tomatoes. There’s lots to like here. Masdar City (02 639 4226).
Pizza Di Rocco While many more famous pizza outlets can charge what they like to their band of loyal (and frankly deluded) followers, this place offers the best value pizzas in the city without having to cut corners when it comes to quality ingredients. It’s this type of entrepreneurial character we should all stand up and applaud, which is why it has made it onto the Best Budget podium again.While there are starters and salads on the menu, and they’re all good, it’s really the inventive pizzas where the magic lies. Don’t just take our word for it, though, check it out for yourself. Al Salam Street, Al Dhafrah (02 885 3222). Shortlisted
Egg Shack Cafe Considering the complexity of and craft put into some of the dishes, we still can’t quite get our heads round how cheap the Egg Shack is. We mean, where else in Abu Dhabi can you get a quality wagyu beef burger for Dhs45? Eggs obviously rule the roost here, with the create-your-own option always fun, while the coddled eggs are a revelation. Or you could keep it simple and go for the egg and Puck paratha. Sheikh Rashid Bin Saeed Street (02 666 4141).
Hankook Korean Korean food still seems to be playing catch-up when it comes to matching its Asian neighbours’ cuisines in the popularity stakes. However, this little gem proves why it should be right up there given the flavour combinations it conjures up. Arguably the best value at Hankook can be found in the Dosirak meal box – a fine introduction to the cuisine for Dh70. Off Hazza Bin Zayed Street (02 642 3399).
Laze ez If you have a big family occasion coming up but are on a tight budget, you could do far worse than book a table at this cosy, kid-friendly venue. This place is massively popular with Indian food fans for two main reasons – the flavours and the price. Yes, some of the dishes can be a bit hit and miss but we’ll keep going back for the mahi tikka achari – a snip at Dhs46. Hamdan bin Mohammed Street (02 677 7070).
Lebanese Flower We’ve been frequenting this place for more than a decade now and while styles and flavours might come and go, one constant remains: Lebanese Flower does brilliant Beirut-inspired food at knockdown prices. Always buzzing, this Muroor Road eatery knocks up some great grills and super shawarmas. Oh, and the red mullet is pretty spot on as well. Off Sultan bin Zayed The First Street (02 448 8130).
Panda Bao Bao
Love pandas? Love bargains? Well you’ll adore this cutesy Al Karamah joint. Good enough to be considered for the Best Chinese title but cheap enough to appear in this category, we can’t thank this fine purveyor of brilliant buns enough for coming to our city. Along with the bao, the noodle dishes are pretty delicious, too. Sheikh Rashid bin Saeed Street (055 512 7461).
When you’re handed a menu at Salam Bombay you’d be forgiven for asking which currency the prices are in, as cheap as they are. Whether you’re here for breakfast, lunch, or dinner the variety of delightful dishes that practically cost peanuts is amazing. The smells from the kitchen and the bums on seats tell you you’re on to a good thing. Try some of the paneer dishes, they won’t disappoint. Off Sultan bin Zayed The First Street (02 446 3040).
Plenty of folk come here mostly for the tea (which at Dhs4 a pop is hardly surprising). However, we’ve long been admirers of the kitchen craftsmanship on display here. Yes, the karak chai is a fantastic thirst-quencher but when the most expensive thing on a food menu that includes some truly lovely dishes cost Dhs35, how could you possibly go wrong? Off Sultan bin Zayed The First Street (02 621 7323). More from Restaurants, Things to do
Diving with sharks, manta rays in the Maldives
By: Tessa Prieto-Valdes Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:25 AM April 28, 2019
It was literally an earthshaking week for the country. After experiencing several nerve-racking earthquakes, we realize how finite our existence on earth is, and how we are all in the hands of our Creator.
During the Monday quake, I thought I still had my sea legs from a weeklong dive trip in the Maldives. Seeing our chandelier swaying and the mini tsunamis from the pool, I knew it was the real thing.
After calming down from the temblor, I did some research and saw that the West Valley fault in Luzon last moved in 1658, and Phivolcs says it moves every 300 to 400 years. So this quake was right smack on time, if not slightly overdue. Looks like the Philippine plates have been releasing stress.
I was happy to spend a week in the Maldives for the first time last week. The archipelago has over 2,000 islands spread over the Indian Ocean, and we saw a few from our live-aboard dive boat.
We did the Central Route that focuses on dive spots around the central atolls: North Male, North and South Ari, Rashdoo, and then back to South Male. This is the most popular dive route and offers good chances to see sharks, manta rays, and other pelagic fish.
Visiting the atolls showed me the value of ecotourism and how that can be a viable model to preserve the Philippines’ islands and beaches. The Maldives takes great pains to make sure its dive spots remain pristine to be enjoyed by tourists for generations. We should do the same.
Sam White, Dennis Valdes, Roden Tuazon, Sea Princess, Lawrence Go, Gigi Santos , Gabbie Pratte, Rosan Cruz , Tyrone Valdes and the guest divers and crew of Fun Azul Maldives Dennis and Tessa Valdes and Gigi Santos
Most live-aboard boats have a support dive boat called a dhoni that shadows the main vessel, which is basically for sleeping, eating and entertainment. The scuba activities are all off the dhoni.
There were always a dozen or more live-aboards around the dive spots, and yet, the ocean life and coral remained protected.
Our live-aboard, Fun Azul, is a comfortable, luxurious yacht that can accommodate 19 guests in 10 cabins.
For the dive trip, I made sure to be fashionably dressed. Before leaving for the Maldives, I attended the launch of Melissa’s latest limited-edition collaboration with Fila.
Spotted eagle ray in the Maldives
Sporty chic meets style and function as the Brazilian footwear brand teams up with Italian sports-style label Fila to offer fresh, fun and fashionable shoe options.
Since its establishment in 1911, Fila has been pushing individuality and style to the fore. Taking this sartorial power from the tennis courts of Italy to the global streets, Fila has earned a spot in the hearts of the sporty, the stylish and those who fall in between.
Melissa has long been a staple in the footwear scene for its unique products and collaborations.
The Melissa + Fila collaboration delivers four covetable pieces. The Melissa Sneaker + Fila comes with two colored shoelaces. The Melissa Slide + Fila features a distinct striped pattern on the insole. The Melissa Sandal + Fila has a chunky high platform with two ultra-thick double-lock Velcro straps. The Melissa Pochete + Fila harks back to the tricolor palette and athletic influences Fila is known for.
Available at select Melissa and Fila stores, and on www.melissaphilippines.com
Tyrone Valdes with nurse shark
Coming back from a foreign trip, it is always superb to have some comfort food in a restaurant that the whole family loves. That’s what we did at Chateau 1771’s branch at 2/F, Terraces, One Bonifacio High Street, 5th Ave. corner 28th St., Bonifacio Global City (BGC), Taguig.
Chateau 1771 has a proud history in the restaurant scene, and yet the place constantly moves forward with the times.
Ricky Gutierrez, founder and CEO of 1771 Group of Restaurants, envisioned a place where people could come together for memorable dining. Chateau 1771 convened gourmands when it first opened at 1771 Adriatico Street, Malate, Manila.
For more than three decades, Chateau 1771 has moved with the times, situating itself in centers of business and lifestyle, from its original location in Malate to Ortigas, Makati, and now BGC in Taguig.
Chateau 1771 coined the term “No Borders Cuisine.” Executive chef Vicky Pacheco showcases this concept with innovations in French, Swiss and Italian favorites. She surprises diners with her twists on European favorites.
A special dinner was recently held to offer select guests a taste of its latest dishes.
The Tomato Cheese Fondue was an instant favorite. The deeply satisfying dish made with Gruyère cheese and flavored with Fendant wine had everyone asking for seconds.
The Smoked Gindara Salad was refreshing with thinly sliced gindara meat, capers, cornichons, fresh orange segments, and nuts, with Japanese vinegar dressing.
A vegetarian’s delight, the Ravioli Primavera was filled with roasted squash and parmesan with Napolitaine sauce, topped with grilled broccoli, eggplant, carrots and zucchini.
Tel. 0917-8626467; visit www.chateau1771.com.ph
Places To Go For The BEST Buffets In Sydney With Kids
Places To Go For The BEST Buffets In Sydney With Kids on 26/04/2019
Are you ready for the BEST kid friendly buffets in Sydney?
When it comes to dining out as a family, nothing can be more enticing than an all you can eat buffet. With an endless stream of mouthwatering dishes at your fingertips, you’re absolutely spoilt for choice. Not to mention, this form of dining is the perfect solution if you’re dealing with a fussy eater. It’s a win-win!
So, if you’re eager to head out for a feast, but are left wondering: ‘Where are some all you can eat buffets near me?’, don’t worry. We’ve listed a few options for you below. Ranging between all you can eat seafood to all you can eat Japanese, here are some of Sydney’s all you can eat buffets. On Monday Harvest Buffet
The Harvest Buffet offers a wide range that the whole family can enjoy all week long. Enjoy all you can eat seafood, including prawns, oysters, crab legs, clams, and mussels, along with soups, salads, roasted meats, Indian cuisine, Chinese dishes, pizza, pasta, and dessert. Children eat breakfast for $20 and lunch/ dinner for $26. On Monday’s the Harvest Buffet offers adults $15 off for lunch and dinner.
Address: The Star, 80 Pyrmont St, Pyrmont NSW 2009
Website: Click here Churrasco, Coogee
The Churassco offers a generous selection of smoked meats to enjoy. Dig into beef, pork, chicken, and lamb, as wells vegetables, salads, antipasto, and sauces. Adults eat for $43 and children eat for $20, although conditions apply. All kids must be accompanied by a full paying adult. The venue also doesn’t split bills.
Address: 240 Coogee Bay Rd, Coogee NSW 2034
Website: Click here Star Buffet
With an endless string of options to choose from, the Star Buffet includes just about anything. With bottomless seafood, salads, soups, meats, Chinese BBQ, dessert, and all you can eat sushi, what’s not to love? Throughout the week, children under 12 eat for $1.10 times their age for lunch. For dinner, kids eat for $1.60 times their age. As for weekends, the price varies between $1.30 and $1.90 times their age. The ‘bottomless soft drink’ option is an additional $3.
Address: 32 Kitchener Parade, Bankstown NSW 2200
Website: Click here Salt Meats Cheese
Head over to Salt Meats Cheese on Monday night for their ‘All You Can Eat Pizza’ promotion. With any drinks purchase, enjoy classic pizza dishes, such as Margherita, Parmigiana, and much more. If you’re looking for a vegan option, the venue offers ‘All You Can Eat Vegan Pizza’ on Tuesdays with any drinks purchase. Prior booking 68 Bay St, Ultimo NSW 2007
Website: Click here Platia Greek Taverna
Stop by Greek Taverna every Monday night for a Greek styled Yum Cha experience. For only $29, enjoy classic Greek dishes that are sure to satisfy the whole family. Greek Taverna is open from 11 am to 9:30 pm from Monday to Friday, and until 10 pm on weekends.
Address: Top Ryde City Shopping Centre, 109-129 Blaxland Rd, Ryde NSW 2112 On Tuesday Pizza Autentico
Pizza Autentico offers all you can eat pizza and pasta for only $25 per person. Relax at the communal dining table while the staff move around with a bottomless supply of over 30 different thin-crusted pizzas, and up to 10 different kinds of pasta. There’s sure to be something for everyone to enjoy.
Address: 15 Brisbane St, Surry Hills NSW 2010
Website: Click here El Camino Cantina
If you’re in the mood for a Mexican feast, make your way over to El Camino Cantina for all you can eat tacos. For $49 per person, enjoy appetisers (chips and salsa, nachos, and more), an endless stream of tacos (chicken, black bean hummus, pork, and roasted barramundi), fresh salad, and dessert (churros and salted caramel). The meal comes on family-style platters to share.
Address: Belgrave Street and, West Esplanade, Manly NSW 2095
Website: Click here Braza Churrascaria
The Braza Brazilian BBQ House offers a unique all you can eat experience that simply cannot be overlooked. The venue adopts a Brazilian serving style known as ‘Rodizio’. This involves meat carvers (Passadores) moving between tables and serving over 20 types of skewers and more than 14 sides. The buffet proves to be an experience within itself.
Address: Darling Quarter, 1-25 Harbour St, Sydney NSW 2000 On Wednesday Spring Street Social
Between Wednesday and Saturday every week, you can combine an ‘All You Can Eat’ promotion with live entertainment at Spring Street Social. Head down to the venue for all you can eat dumplings, along with live jazz. Prior booking is essential.
Address: 110 Spring St, Bondi Junction NSW 2022
Website: Click here Four Seasons
Sydney’s Four Seasons offers a breakfast buffet kicking off at 6:30 am every day of the week. Enjoy classic breakfast dishes including fruits, pastries, eggs, omelettes, smoothies, muesli, bacon, and mushrooms, along with tea and coffee. Adults and children under 12 years of age eat for $46 and $23 respectively. The buffet closes at 10:30 am on weekdays and 11 am on the weekend.
Address: 199 George St, The Rocks NSW 2000
Website: Click here Ashfield RSL
The Ashfield RSL’s Buffet 88 Restaurant is open for lunch and dinner every day of the week. Choose among favourites such as all you can eat Chinese, roasted meats, BBQ meat, seafood, fresh salad, and dessert. Table service for drinks is available. Lunch starts are 11:30 am and finish at 2:15 pm. Dinner kicks off from 5:30 pm.
Address: 374 Liverpool Rd, Ashfield NSW 2131
Website: Click here Kobe Jones
Stop by Kobe Jones for their Japanese buffet, offering all you can eat sushi. Taste some of their number 1 specials, and the chef’s colourful hand-rolled sushi platters, including the renowned ‘volcano roll’. Buffet prices are $29.50 per person. This offer is only available from Monday to Wednesday at lunchtime.
Address: 29 Lime St, Sydney NSW 2000 Cafe Mix, 36 Levels Above
Cafe Mix offers an extensive all you can eat seafood smorgasbord that the whole family can enjoy. Dive into both hot and cold seafood dishes and international cuisines. The buffet is available for dinner on Fridays and Saturdays. Adults eat for $85 and children (11 years and under) eat for $42.50. For guests staying at the hotel, children 6 years and under receive a complimentary meal when dining with a paying adult, although there’s a maximum on this deal of 2 children per room.
Address: 176 Cumberland St, The Rocks NSW 2000
Website: Click here Asian Buffet King
Head over to the Asian Buffet King for an all you can eat experience that won’t soon be forgotten. With fried chicken, rice rolls, grilled skewers, fresh salads, king prawns, fried rice, Chinese tea, noodle soups, stir-fried seafood, beef ribs, black bean noodles, seafood pasta, cookies, and heaps more on offer, there’s sure to be something to satisfy anyone. The buffet is typically $35 per person.
Address: Shop 13/339 Sussex St, Sydney NSW 2000
Website: Click here Zali’s Restaurant
Novotel’s Zali Restaurant starts the day off right with an extensive full breakfast buffet. Enjoy eggs at the venue’s egg station, barista-made coffee, and much more. The buffet is open until 10:30 am on weekdays, and 11 am on weekends. Buffet prices start at $32 per person. Kids under 10 years of age eat free when staying at the hotel.
Address: 55 N Steyne, Manly NSW 2095
Website: Click here Suminoya
Jump into an all you can eat Japanese feast at the Suminoya Buffet. Choose among tasty dishes, including beef, chicken, prawns, pork, salad, rice, soup, and noodles. The venue also offers a few dining options. The ‘Gourmet’ package (adult: $50, children $25) is available Sunday through to Thursday, including seafood and yakiniku. The ‘Premium’ option (adults: $60, children $30) includes sashimi, seafood, and yakiniku.
Finally, the ‘Deluxe’ option (adult: $65, children: $32:50) includes sashimi, seafood, yakiniku, wagyu beef ribs, and sushi. Children’s prices only apply to kids between the ages of 6 and 11 years. Conditions apply – the dining duration is 90 minutes, with the clock starting as soon as the first item is ordered. The last order is taken with 70 minutes to go. Takeaway is not available. It’s advised not to order too much, as there will be an additional charge if there’s too much left over.
Address: 1 Hosking Pl, Sydney NSW 2000 Cafe Opera
Cafe Opera is well known for its international buffet, including a wide range to choose from. The venue’s ‘Land And Sea’ lunch buffet features a generous selection of seafood including prawns, oysters, and mussels, as well as roasted meats, vegetables, salads, and dessert. The buffet is open from 12 pm to 2:30 pm across Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Kids eat for $30 on Friday and $45 on the weekend. Kids under 4 years eat for free.
Address: 117 Macquarie St, Sydney NSW 2000
Website: Click here Mori Japanese Restaurants
If you’re looking for all you can eat Japanese, the MorI Japanese Restaurant can deliver. The venue offers two dining options: the ’Standard’ all you can eat option starts at $32.90, and the ‘Premium’ experience starts at $43.50.
Address: 175 Glebe Point Rd, Glebe NSW 2037 Glass Brasserie, Hilton
Head over to the Hilton’s Glass Brasserie for their generous breakfast buffet. Available from 10 am to 12:30 pm, including barista coffee, families can enjoy delicious breakfast food while taking in the breathtaking views of the Queen Victoria Building. Buffet prices start at $49 per person.
Address: Level 2/488 George St, Sydney NSW 2000
Website: Click here Kansai Japanese Restaurant
Head over to the Kansai Japanese restaurant for an all you can eat Japanese experience. Enjoy a variety of favourite dishes, including sashimi and sushi. Select between two dining options – the $35 experience includes any item on the dine-in menu excluding sashimi, the hot pot, and gelato. Alternatively, the $45 option includes any item on the dine-in menu, including sashimi and the hot pot, although still excluding gelato. Conditions apply – if you’re dining on Friday or Saturday, there will be a time limit of 1.5 hours.
Address: b1/7-13 Hunter St, Sydney NSW 2000 Persian Rose Restaurant
Make your way over to the Persian Rose Restaurant on Friday or Saturday for their all you can eat dinner buffet. Running from 6:30 pm to 11:30 pm, enjoy an endless variety of classic buffet options. Those attending have the option to just pay for the buffet or a buffet + entertainment combo. The buffet costs between $45 and $50. Entertainment packages are an additional $8 and includes live music, dancers, and a DJ. Alternatively, the Sunday lunch buffet option runs from 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm.
Conditions apply – a prior booking is essential.
Address: 14/1380-1388 Pacific Hwy, Turramurra NSW 2074
Website: Click here Emperor’s Buffet
The Emperor’s Buffet offers a dining experience that simply cannot be missed. The venue is open 7 days a week and boasts a combination of western and international dishes, including Asian meals with dumplings. The Emperor’s Buffet also offers a generous range of seafood all week long. Children pay $1.60 times their age on Sundays. For the rest of the week, it’s $1.10 times their age. Adult prices vary between $16 and $25.50. Prior booking is essential.
Address: 101 Meadows Rd, Mount Pritchard NSW 2170
Website: Click here The Colonial
For delicious British-Indian dishes, make your way down to The Colonial. Enjoy favourites such as vegetable samosas, tandoori chicken, butter chicken, lamb rogan josh, vegetarian biryani, naan bread, roti bread, kachumber salad, and much more. Adults eat for $26 and children eat for $16. Kids under 5 years eat free. Customers can save money by booking online. Conditions apply – seating durations are 90 minutes long and are offered at 12 pm and 2 pm.
Address: 118 Crown Street, Darlinghurst
Margarites area – non greek restaurants and activities – Crete
It’s 16 years since we last visited Crete and we have never been to the Margarites area. With 2 families – 4 adults 42-51 and 4 kids 11-15 it’s a great place to enjoy lots of amazing Cretan food and hospitality. What we’d like to know is any non Greek restaurants in the area – 30 mins drive is no real problem, even further? The kids are keen to try the local cuisine but have asked if there are any Indian, Chinese, Mexican places nearby. A quick search has shown nothing much so thought I’d ask the wonderful TA community. Finally any suggestions for things to do with some adventurous kids? They’d love some high adrenaline, water parks, water based activities or anything else new and interesting. We’ve found plenty to occupy the adults but wanted ideas for the kids. Happy to travel further for this as we are there 3 weeks and have hire cars. Looking for ideas, recommendation and perhaps new things that aren’t listed or have few reviews. Many thanks in advance.
The Best Things to Eat, See, and Do at Jewel Changi Airport
By Samantha Francis – April 29, 2019
Singapore’s latest crown jewel is a lifestyle destination with a hotel, retail and dining, as well as a massive 40-meter-tall waterfall surrounded by verdant gardens. World’s tallest indoor waterfall.
The most Instagram-worthy spot is …
The HSBC Rain Vortex, a 40-meter high behemoth that’s also the world’s tallest indoor waterfall. Located at the heart of Jewel Changi, the waterfall is a sight to behold by day, as the surrounding greenery and cascading waters catch the sunlight at every angle. In the evening, the Rain Vortex takes on a life of its own, transforming into a magical scene of lights, colors, and sounds. If this surreal landscape looks a little familiar … you’d be delighted to know that Jewel architect Moshe Safdie took inspiration from science fiction film Avata r (2009). Some of the best viewing spots include the Shiseido Forest Valley, which spans the circumference of the Rain Vortex, as well as from the Tiger Street Lab, an indoor beer garden. If you’d like to avoid crowds, stay up for the last light and sound show at 12:30 a.m.—at least you’d be guaranteed of an unobstructed view. Mark your calendars for the Canopy Park’s reopening on June 10, which will allow visitors to enjoy a much closer view of the waterfall at Jewel’s top-most level.
To savor authentic local cuisine …
Head to Violet Oon Singapore to enjoy elevated heritage dishes from The Lion City’s Nyonya, Chinese, Indian, and Malay cultures. Diners can look forward to freshly grilled satay from the glassed-in open grill room, specially crafted cocktails from the long bar, and gourmet delicacies that are perfect for souvenirs.
Meanwhile, there’s also Song Fa Bak Kut Teh, which was first established in 1969. The time-honored restaurant serves tender slabs of pork ribs in its signature peppery soup—the perfect way to perk oneself up after a long flight. Chicken rice lovers will love Pow Sing for its soft and fragrant chicken, which is served on a bed of hot rice and paired with a piquant chili sauce.
For a quick bite, check out Hawker, an Asian fast food restaurant serving Singapore-inspired burgers, wraps, and desserts. The brainchild of No Signboard Seafood Restaurants, which is famous for its white pepper crab, Hawker offers scrumptious burgers in local flavors like nasi lemak , satay, and chili crab. Juicy beef burgers at Shake Shack.
If you’ve got burger cravings …
Make a beeline for American gourmet burger brand Shake Shack on level two—unmissable with its neon green burger motifs. Here, cravings will be duly satisfied with juicy Angus beef burgers, crinkle cut fries drizzled with warm dollops of cheese, and decadent frozen custard in various flavors. As the first Shack in Southeast Asia, the Jewel outlet also offers the Singapore-exclusive Pandan Shake, which comes topped with gula melaka crumble.
Meanwhile, there’s also A&W on basement two, serving its signature root beer float alongside crowd-favorites like Mozza Burger and Coney Dogs. Come May, London’s famous Burger & Lobster will also be opening its doors, bringing its prime burgers and wild Atlantic lobster-filled buns to Jewel Changi.
For a relaxing coffee break …
Visit Starbucks Reserve, the Lion City’s biggest Starbucks outlet yet. Spanning two levels, the coffeehouse is decked out in elegant wood and brass furnishings, contrasted by pops of lush greenery. Keep your eyes peeled for a massive mural of the Starbucks siren, beautifully etched into the walls by a local artist. Drinks wise, expect a premium line of single-origin coffee, as well as rare and exotic beans.
If you prefer Singapore-style coffee, otherwise known as kopi , homegrown coffee chain Toast Box is your best bet. Don’t forget to enjoy your kopi with kaya toast, curry chicken, and more. For hand-dripped coffee, make your way to Hoshino Coffee, which specializes in Japanese-Western style cuisine. The menu at the Jewel Changi outlet also features pork- and lard-free items for diners with dietary restrictions. Hand-crafted mille crepes at Lady M.
Sweet treats await at …
New York cake boutique Lady M, known for its well-loved mille crepes. Its airy, open-concept café at Jewel Changi will retail the brand’s first-ever Bon Bons line—marking its international debut in Singapore. We recommend the rich and delicious Salted Caramel Mille Crepes, which goes well with the fragrant Crème de la Rose brew. Otherwise, the Yuzu Cheesecake is a light and refreshing treat, especially after a savory meal.
Ice cream lovers can get their fix at Birds of Paradise, which specializes in botanical gelato. Located within local label In Good Company, the ice cream parlor offers gelato flavored with fruits, flowers, herbs, spices, and nuts. Must-tries include the strawberry basil and spiced pear. Porcelain plates with locally-inspired motifs at Supermama.
The best gifts for your family and friends back home ….
Can be found at Supermama, a local Gallery store that designs and produced meaningful omiyage (contemporary giftware). If you’re tired of tacky gifts that won’t impress, Supermama will be a delight with its wide selection of culturally-inspired goods. Think porcelain plates patterned with kebaya prints, local architecture, and landmarks like the Marina Bay; as well as beautifully illustrated postcards of past and present Singapore. For a touch of kitsch, take home a Merlion plush toy or two for the kids.
Soon to open is Naiise Iconic, a brand-new concept by Singapore designer retailer Naiise and also the only local brand to occupy two levels at Jewel. Expect to shop from a well-curated selection of homegrown brands, as well as new-to-market brands like cult customized stationery brand Ana Tomy, which will be making its debut in the Lion City. There will also be a gift-wrapping bar for jewelry engraving, hot foil stamping, and more.
Shop local designers at ….
In Good Company, a retail space that marries fashion with a cool collection of books, accessories, scents, and other collaborative projects. Shoppers can easily build a versatile wardrobe with its minimalist and timeless silhouettes, from dresses to jumpsuits.
Looking for new shoes to accompany you on your next journey? Homegrown lifestyle brand Charles and Keith offers stylish and comfortable footwear, along with eyewear, bags, and costume jewelry. Plush toys galore at Pokémon Center.
The little ones will love …
The Pokémon Center, home to original merchandise including plush toys, stationery, Pokémon Trading Card Games, video games, and more. As the first permanent Pokémon Center in Asia outside Japan, its Jewel outpost retails exclusive items such as Pikachu plush toys dressed in Singapore-themed pilot and cabin crew uniforms. Plus, be prepared to whip out your camera for photo opportunities with life-sized Pikachu and Lapras figurines.
On the entertainment front, Jewel Changi Airport also has Singapore’s’ first dedicated cinema hall for families, called Dreamers. The kid-friendly theater at Shaw Theatres Jewel comes with reduced volume, soft lighting, colorful seats, as well as bean bags for the little ones. Yotelair at Jewel Changi Airport.
Plan your stay at …
Asia’s first Yotelair, located on level four of Jewel Changi Airport. If you’re spending the night in the airport, especially for a layover, you might as well be staying in one of Yotelair’s futuristic-looking rooms. Inspired by luxury first-class cabins, these cozy rooms come with an en-suite bathroom with a rain shower, a pull-out workstation, a flat-screen TV, as well as complimentary Wi-Fi. The premium queen cabin in which we stayed, was comfortable yet simply furbished with thoughtful details like a comfortable SmartBed, multiple plugs, as well as adjustable mood lighting to combat jetlag. Aside from overnight stays, the cabins can also be booked by the hour, inclusive of gym and shower usage.
Mark your calendar …
In June, the lifestyle destination will also welcome a bunch of new attractions for the young and old. Highlights include a mirror maze, a giant trampoline that makes you feel like you’re bouncing among trees, a giant sculptural playground with slides, as well as a hedge maze.
REVEALED: Bracknell’s favourite takeaway is a Chinese
By Isabella Perrin @IsabellaHPerrin News Reporter Bracknell residents love sweet and sour chicken 0 comment BRACKNELL residents’ top choice of takeaway is a Chinese, new data has revealed.
A new report from online food delivery company Just Eat has found sweet and sour chicken as the most ordered takeaway dish in Bracknell.
Chow Mein, Kebabs, Chicken Tikka Masala and Chinese Beef also made it on the top five list.
Popular Indian dish chicken korma came in at six, with chicken nuggets, chicken kebabs, chicken and strips rounding off the top 10 takeaway meals.
Overall across the UK, Italian was voted as the nations favourited cuisine.
Graham Corfield, managing director of Just Eat, said: “The kebab is still king on many UK high streets, but takeaway trends are being shaken up by adventurous eaters looking to sample the hottest new cuisine and healthier, more conscious foodies opting for leaner options.
“Vegan is the fastest growing cuisine ordered on Just Eat last year, with orders growing by 1500 per cent across the UK.
“We also saw a much bigger appetite for Cantonese cuisine and Nigerian food.”
Conquering the Guinness World Record – A Towering Feat by Preethi
Tweet A couple of months back, Preethi , one of India’s biggest Kitchen Appliances company managed to pull off an one-of-a-kind Guinness World Record in Chennai. The World record was for building a 41.8 ft cupcake tower (18,818 cupcakes to be exact) with the help of their popular mixer grinder, Preethi Zodiac. Along with a Master Chef Plus Jar to prepare the cupcake batter, Preethi Zodiac managed to dish out all those 18K cupcakes in record time . With the help of employees, support staffs and collaborating with Food Consulate, Preethi has managed to pull off this great feat which no other brand has attempted to do. Being a popular Kitchen Appliances firm, Preethi has been a household name in most South Indian cities thanks to their innovative & quality products as well as the brand value that’s been built over the decades. It’s almost impossible to find a home in South India without a “Preethi” mixie , grinder or a Gas Stove. A name that’s been synonymous with the word “Guarantee”, “Lifetime service” and “Quality”, Preethi has truly enjoyed an indomitable position in this segment. So it wasn’t quite surprising when I got to know that they attempted something of this magnitude to showcase the true power and resilience of their recent launch, Preethi Zodiac mixer grinder. Fortunately, I had a chance to interact 1-1 with the Managing Director of Preethi, Mr.S.Subramanian to find out more about this interesting initiative and the reasons behind doing so. So many insights came out from this meeting and in the end it made absolute sense as to why this was planned & designed in the first place. The Idea Behind the Guinness Record Preethi wanted to differentiate themselves in the market and showcase the fact that their ranges of Mixer Grinders was not only meant for south indian items like Idly & Dosa but also can be used for Western & Multi Cuisine dishes. This included cupcakes as well. As a tribute to 40 years of Preethi being in the industry , they planned to construct a 40ft cupcake tower. The fact that they held a record for a 500kg, Longest grinding marathon in a mixer grinder category in Asia was also a reason to try attempt a Guinness Record. Nevertheless , their company being a Guiness World Record holder was a huge morale boost to the employees and the dealer networks as well. Putting themselves out on the world map , with the record reflecting the durability, quality of the product was also a key talking point in their communications. This also happened to be the PR’s field day both in the online as well as offline segment both during the course of the event and post the record with good coverage in print, radio and online sites. Execution Challenges Attempting a Guinness Record of this scale and size will always come with it’s execution challenges: The whole feat should be covered in a given amount of time, the product should deliver the expected rate of output without any mechanical issues and of course prevent any external challenges cos of building this in mammoth tower in a mall. Having tied up with Food consulate and getting help from their own staffs and ex employees, it probably relieved them of their pressure but yet it could never be easy unless it was actually completed. In short, they had to get it right the first time itself. Investing in the Future Even attempting a Guiness World Record can be a major investment for any firm. Building a 40ft tower with 18000 cupcakes, collaborating with Forum Vijaya Mall and managing the work of so many people can be a huge effort . But when you achieve it, you realize it all makes perfect sense. Going down the road a few years later, you realize this was the perfect long term investment you might have made. An award that’s unparalleled , a statement to prove that they actually do what they claim is a dream for every brand. Guinness Record wasn’t their primary goal but rather a means to the end. The end goal, being a brand known for their quality, innovation and service. An investment behind these 3 pillars was rather the primary goal. A Brand without a Celebrity I always wondered, why a household brand like Preethi never opted for a celebrity to endorse their brand. Hiring a “Masterchef” winner or a popular actress could have well been their choices but they never opted for any. Mr.S.Subramanian replied that end of the day Brand has to deliver and their only hero was the product. Their second biggest endorsement came from their trade channels, network of dealers etc. Third being the consumers themselves and Preethi enjoyed a very strong word of mouth influence. Preethi currently exports to several countries including USA, Canada, UK, Middle East and parts of Asia including Singapore. Share Me
Things You Need to Know About Maldives
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Are you coming up with your next vacation with family or friends? Or searching for luxury hotels on the Maldives to spend time together with your loved ones?
You are at the right place.
In this article, we are going to discuss regarding the simplest Itinerary for the Maldives and fun things to try to form your trip attractive and transport tips and recommendation to make your travel journey to the Maldives simple and cheap.
Maldives could be a dream place for several. With dazzling turquoise waters encompassing the specificity of the emerald islands, the Maldives are positively a paradise for sunbathers. This superb goal is that the good marine life. Settled southwest of Republic of India and Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, amid an oversized space of the ocean, the Maldives is associate degree ground. Solely regarding two hundred islands are owner-occupied. Business is one in every of the foremost vital traveller attractions. You’ll take a look at our Maldives Honeymoon Package , Srilanka Maldives Tour Package by Travel Titli .
You can take a look at cheap Maldives Tour Package at Travel Titli. Moreover, if you are coming up with a Honeymoon trip to Maldives within the close to future, you’ll have a glance at Romantic Maldives Tour Package.
The Maldives is one in every of the foremost enticing destinations within the world. just about everybody sounds like having an honest time.
Notwithstanding name for its beauty, there’s an excellent list of things value a visit.
MALDIVES GEOGRAPHICAL OVERVIEW
The Maldives, formally the Republic of Maldives, are a South state and is set within the ocean. Maldives territory spans roughly around 298 sq. kilometers (115 sq mi), that makes the Maldives the littlest state by expanse. it’s conjointly the littlest state by population, with around 427,756 inhabitants. The Maldives consists of roughly one,190 coral islands classified in an exceedingly double chain of twenty six atolls, spreading over roughly ninety,000 sq. kilometers, that makes this one in every of the foremost disparate countries within the world. Most atolls of the Maldives encompass an oversized, circinate reef supporting an oversized variety of tiny islands.
Islands are tiny, averaging only 1 to 2 sq. kilometers in space, and lie between 1–1.5 m (3 linear unit’s three in–4 ft eleven in) on top of mean water level. The islands are too tiny to possess rivers, however tiny lakes and marshes are often found in a number of the islands. The climate within the Maldives is generally smart with temperature go between twenty four and thirty three °C (75.2 and 91.4 °F) throughout the year. Though the wetness is comparatively high. However, the constant ocean breezes facilitate to stay the air moving. Malé is that the capital of Maldives. It’s an inhabited town, historically known as the King Island thanks to its central location.
FUNNY THINGS TO DO IN MALDIVES
Whether it’s your honeymoon, family trip or journey together with your friends, Maldives can ne’er allow you to down. He guarantees to supply life expertise and quite promises. Here could be a list of some fantastic things to try to to within the Maldives. Snorkeling
One of the best attractions of Maldives is that the stunning ocean and therefore the extraordinary diversity once it involves marine life. thanks to the extraordinary flora and fauna, the Maldives are one in every of the foremost superb diving spots. Maldives could be a cluster of islands within the south of Republic of India in the ocean, that offers an excellent place for diving. Reefs within the Maldivan waters are primarily laborious corals, a mix of table corals, fingers, deer, boulders, lobes and brains.
You can conjointly take a look at the superb diversity of fish and different aquatic creatures like anemonefish, colourful large mussels, black and white fin reef sharks, tortoiseshell turtles, whale sharks, eagle rays, large faculties of ingenious fusiliers, clawed fishes, bannerfish butterflies and numerous styles of octopuses. If you're ever coming up with a skin-dive trip to the Maldives, March is that the best month to travel. Playing the tube
Vacation is that the best time to induce out of your temperature and take a look at your hand at crazy and happening round the world. Funny tubes are one amongst the craziest things within the Maldives. does one wish to accomplish high speeds (like a touch over average speed) and adventure? Next. Funny tubes are for you. Tubes are sort of a roller coaster ride within the lovely and natural water parks of Maldives.
It is a non-inflated, expansive tube that tows you on water at high speeds, flowing on the waves. conduit provides you a fun and unsmooth journey that you simply also can fancy with youngsters. agitated by Huh! Parasailing
Looking for Associate in Nursing exciting expertise, paragliding could be a should. sport within the air and feel the ocean wind on the face, bird’s eye read of the ocean, Associate in Nursing exciting expertise. Here the one who wears the open parachute is towed by a boat soaring within the air at unbelievable speed. Water skiing
Water-skiing is one amongst the best and most pleasurable water sports within the Maldives. water sport takes place in 2 ways in which in a way, once someone is towed by a ship, and within the second case, a compartment is put in on oceanic athletics. it’s a secure sport and you’ll realize several lifeguards on the coast throughout some time of want.
Water athletics isn’t a decent answer within the months from Gregorian calendar month to Sept, as a result of it’s a time of year that produces athletics troublesome within the wind, rain and rough ocean currents.
HOTELS IN MALDIVES FOR HONEYMOON
Maldives could be a good place for a Honeymoon. Maldives isn’t any wanting choices for couples. There are Islands, Exotic resorts, Luxury resorts, Water Villa resorts and plenty of additional. you’ll arrange an ideal Honeymoon in Maldives.
HOTELS IN MALDIVES
ELLAIDHOO MALDIVES BY CINNAMON
A four-star beach resort with full-service spa and standard assets attractions. If you may book this building, you may get free Breakfast, free WiFi and an outside pool for good quality time.
And you don’t should worry as a result of the building have it all as well as Laundry services.
All 112 soundproofed rooms provide free WiFi and a sideboard. For amusement, TVs have cable channels, and guests will appreciate amenities like a seats and occasional maker.
Catch the rays on the beach or pay the entire day at the Ellaidhoo Maldives by Cinnamon spa. Then eat a meal at one amongst the two restaurants within the resort.
Vakkaru Maldives could be a lush tropical atmosphere wherever privacy and customized service abound, creating it doable to expertise Associate in Nursing authentic escape to the island in one amongst the foremost fascinating places on earth.
A picturesque, 25-minute seaplane flight from Malé International flying field can take you to Associate in Nursing unforgettable paradise, intuitively designed to calm the soul and calm the spirit. in line with the country charm of Maldivan culture, all a hundred twenty five villas and residences on the beach and over the water have a earthy however elegant look, giving an incredible sense of house and gorgeous ocean views.
The resort offers four restaurants, two bars, an expensive diving and water sports center, a water spa and a gymnasium, a children’s club, and a recreational club, court game courts and a court. Let the unchanged charm of the Maldives greet you once you discover the heat and sympathy of its inhabitants during this idyllic retreat on the island.
PARADISE ISLAND RESORT & SPA
Imagine an island within the middle of the Indian Ocean, with bright white beaches, a lagune with several reminder blue and aquamarine, and tall coconut palms swaying within the wind. UN agency wouldn’t wish to remain one? All fashionable amenities and formal skilled services that you simply will expect from a five-star building are connected to that.
SHERATON MALDIVES FULL MOON RESORT & SPA
It is placed on a personal island enclosed by tropical lagoons and turquoise landscapes.
It has 176 guest rooms reflective a tropical place with a article of furniture Signature bed. high the sunrise, with gorgeous views of the Indian Ocean, these twenty ocean villas feature an outsized lavatory, a cushty living space and an expensive living area with tiny time pools.
7 Days Itinerary to Maldives
Day 1: Hulhumale
When you arrive within the Maldives, you need to pay the primary day on the island of Hulhumale.
Day 2: Hulhumale – Male – Maafushi
You must attend the port of Hulhumale to require an area boat to Malé.
Day 3: Discovering Maafushi
Maafushi is associate degree idyllic place with stunning beaches, water attractions, and nice food. you’ll do plenty of things on Maafushi.
Day 4: when reaching Fihalhohi, you need to take a boat. Fihalhohi is that the last island of South Male and is the place of bungalows on top of the water, that the Maldives is known for.
Day 5: come back to Maafushi from Fihalhohi and don’t rush to go to the place on nowadays, visit the memento retailers.
Day 6: Visit Maafushi – Fulidhoo, another island of Maldives’ paradise, Fulidhoo may be a little island, simply 675 meters by two hundred meters. you’ll get here by boat or public ferry.
Day 7: you’ll visit the ruler Park, the President’s Palace, Mulee Aage, and therefore the National repository. If you have got not visited the house of prayer on the ordinal day, it’s currently time to go to it.
ENJOY FOOD AT MALDIVES ISLAND
Enjoy a thousandth vegetarian food at the shore of Maldives Island and have a unforgettable time along with your family and friends.
Apart from Indian Veg culinary art Maldives offers a number of the foremost delicious within the region, you’ll conjointly realize the normal Maldivian culinary art also called Dhivehi cuisine. This final dish is formed of three main things and their derivatives: Coconuts, Fish and Starches. Coconut is usually employed in the grated kind, squeezed to get coconut milk or it’s used as oil in cooked dishes.
The favorite fish of native individuals is skipjack, you’ll strive it either dried or contemporary. The tuna primarily based thick brown paste called rihaakuru is additionally an important item in Maldivian culinary art. Starchy things like rice are usually eaten poached. Breadfruit and screwpine are well-liked fruits of Maldives. Screwpine is usually eaten raw when cutting into skinny slices.
The most well-liked Maldivian dish known as “Garudhiya Baiy” means that fish soup with rice. the normal dish includes a bowl of tuna soup, fish, white rice, contemporary sliced onion, contemporary chili, Maldivian chili paste, sliced lime and typically with grilled fish. Maldivians food is usually spicy and infrequently includes fish because it is comes contemporary comes the ocean. “Mas Riha” is one in every of the foremost well-liked curry served within the culinary art of Maldives. it’s saute with diced contemporary tuna.
There are many Indian restaurants in Maldives. Here are our greatest picks for you within the capital town Male.
TRANSPORT IN THE MALDIVES
Most of the Islands in Maldives are near one another and therefore once individuals reach any island, the most effective approach they need found to explore the town and luxuriate in the sweetness is by walking. however you wish to succeed in your building first! There are several choices accessible for that each pocket-friendly and splendid enough to require your breath away.
Once you reach Velana International landing field (MLE) on the island of Hulhule’, you’ll possibly be escorted by a representative from your resort to the island wherever you’re staying. you may should take a ferry, a seaplane, a powerboat or some combination of the 3 to succeed in your destination.
HOW TO REACH YOUR HOTEL IN MADIVES?
When you can land at Maldives port, you’ll simply get a cab which will facilitate your reach out at the resort in Ellaidhoo that’s situated on the beach, 7.1 kilometre from the Fish Head dive website and one2 km from the Harbor inexperienced Zone and nice Ficus bengalensis. The Abraham Kalaafaan house of prayer and that i Sanctuary is eighteen.7 kilometre from the property.
OTHER LISTS OF TRAVEL OPTIONS Taxis: you may spot some taxis, and these are terribly reasonable yet. You’ll book it via decision yet. Powerboat: Speedboat transfers are getting progressively well-liked within the Maldives. Some resorts can prepare for powerboat transfer and in some cases, you have got to book powerboat transportation severally. Ferry: The native ferry network is extremely restricted, and ferries are usually late and typically might not even show. Since this mode of transit is extremely unreliable, it’s not suggested. Seaplane: best choice once in hurry and to get pleasure from the most effective scenic bird’s-eye read of the reef and islands since these planes fly at low altitude. Cycles/Bikes: though it’s not accessible for rent as of currently in Maldives, however some resorts keep it for his or her guests. It’s fun to pay it slow riding bike with the cool wind processing across your face. Speedboat: If ferry ditches you, powerboat is that the answer. Your resort may book it for you. Though fares are terribly expensive. Rather than powerboat, you’ll conjointly consider taking a carry from native trained worker.
SOME IMPORTANT TIPS FOR TRAVELING TO THE MALDIVES after you are on the masculine a part of the continent, dress suitably. Maldives are associate degree monotheism country which is why some dresses aren’t allowed unless you’re in an exclusive resort. Respect the traditions and culture of the country you visit. the value may be considerably reduced if you are doing not keep in associate degree exclusive resort. Instead, you’ll stop at Maafushi and take a one-day trip to an exclusive resort. this fashion you’ll lay aside to $ five hundred. don’t lose your receipt after you exchange USD for MVR. you may want it if you wish the remnants of the native currency to be modified back to USD. If potential, benefit of the characteristic accommodation in bungalows over the water. It’s expensive , however it’s altogether worthwhile. Alcohol is typically not accessible on native islands. A visa upon arrival is out there to any or all nationalities. Visit the Maldives during a snug dress and shoes with sensible sun protection.
A New Burger Special for every Day at Robin Hood Burger & Grill
A New Burger Special for every Day at Robin Hood Burger & Grill A New Burger Special for every Day at Robin Hood Burger & Grill April 23, 2019, 11:15 am 13 SHARES
With so many new & exciting burgers on offer at Robin Hood, the restaurant has now decided to celebrate each day with a brand new burger special.
Each day of the week is dedicated to a new burger including chips/salad with prices ranging from only R70 – R80. Not your average burgers, you’ll find new toppings, flavours, buns and more as Robin Hood bring their own unique twist to the world’s most popular sandwhich.
We’ve highlighted all the burgers on special below.
Friar Tuck bacon with chips R80
Gilbert Whitehand with sweet potato fries R 70
The Tinker with side salad R 70
Lady of Verysdale with chips R 75
Skinny Prince John with corn R 85
The Millers Son with chips R 75
David of Doncaster with corn R70
Book your table today!
Directions to Robin Hood Burger & Grill 66 Kloof Street 8008 087 701 8454 Written by Marvin
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