One of our first group meals on our Adventures by Disney trip in San Francisco was at M.Y. China. When they told us this restaurant was in the Westfield Mall, I instantly thought foodcourt. I couldn’t have been more wrong! … Continue reading M.Y.China – San Francisco, USA
As I mentioned in my previous post, I’ve been staying at a workmate’s place at Lake Hayes Estate for the two weeks I was based in Queenstown. If you are familiar with area, Lake Hayes is out of town past … Continue reading Frankton dining – Queenstown, New Zealand
Many years ago we lived in the suburb of Bryndwr and regularly visited Chopsticks a Chinese restaurant specialising in Chinese and Malaysian style food. It was always very popular and arrived just as more traditional ethnic foods were starting to … Continue reading On the hunt for decent takeaways – Chopsticks – Fendalton, Christchurch
20 minutes from bustling Queenstown is the small historic town of Arrowtown. Where Queenstown is high energy, Arrowtown is quaint and laidback. Its a gold rush village which is similar to the likes of Skagway in Alaska, albeit smaller. The … Continue reading Wandering around Arrowtown – New Zealand
Just before Christmas while I was working in Queenstown, my friend and workmate Tom* and I took the opportunity to visit Arrowtown. One of the places we visited was the Chinese Settlement. The settlement has been partially reconstructed for easier interpretation … Continue reading Arrowtown’s Gold Rush Chinese Settlement – New Zealand
For a while now (years if I’m honest) we have been whining about the lack of takeaway options in the neighbourhood. Our favourite fish’n’chip shop which used to do great vegetarian burgers closed post quake as the building was demolished. … Continue reading On the hunt for decent takeaways – Yummy – Upper Riccarton, Christchurch
Monday night, I went back to Punjab Indian Restaurant. Last time I visited back in week 2 didn’t thrill me. It was ok, I gave it 3/5. I decided to grab takeaways on my way back to my unit as I … Continue reading Dunedin dining – week 6 – a bit of this, a bit of that
For the next 6 weeks I’m going to be visiting Dunedin for work. Last time, I dined on Indian each night and blogged about it here and here. So next week I’m leaving my dining choices up to you – which type of cuisine should I choose? I’ll eat the same type of cuisine each night (if I can find enough different restaurants featuring the winning choice) and blog about it. If its great I’ll tell you, if its awful I will also tell you but I will blame you too 🙂 So what’s it to be? Continue reading Dining in Dunedin – what type of cuisine? You choose!