La Mamounia Hotel Grounds & Restaurant Le Francais

No doubt, La Mamounia is one beautiful hotel. Just a few minutes walk away from the bustling Marrakech medina, it’s a breath of fresh air with its Moorish opulence. From its beautiful hallways to the garden, from the rooms to the common areas such as the pool and the spa…

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Where to Eat in Singapore (aka The List I’ve Emailed Around)

With its rich culture hailing from a melting pot of geo-political history, Singapore is an exciting city for culture vultures and foodies. There’s a lot to eat in the Lion City, from $2-Michelin starred dishes to $200 sashimi. No wonder the city has attracted a plethora of renowned and Michelin-starred chefs including…

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Where to eat in Essaouira: Chalet de la Plage

After strolling around Essaouira’s medina, I was definitely up for a feast. Luckily, my driver Abdullah made reservations at the beachfront restaurant, Chalet de la Plage. The restaurant is run by a Frenchman called Jeannot and he’s Essaouira institution. People call him the “iconic Beach Chalet boss”. If you look at the resto’s…

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A Road Trip to Essaouira

When I went to Morocco, I had enough time to take a day trip to Africa’s Windy City and UNESCO World Heritage Site, Essaouira. This coastal city is popular with tourists because of its crescent beach which, when kissed by strong trade winds, become ideal for activities like surfing. It takes 2…

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Travel Link-Up: 5 of the Best Meals (& Dishes) Ever!

Are you one of those people who plan their itineraries around food? I am. In fact, when visiting a country/city/town, I always research and plan the restaurants/meals first before going on tourist attractions. So it goes without saying, this month’s travel link-up topic is possibly my favourite to date because…

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