I was so happy with our dinner at Crystal Jade La Mian Xiao Long Bao Exquisite in Grand Indonesia Mall last night, that I'm not going to waste any time before posting about it! I think this is also . . .
It's been a quiet week on my blog since I was out of the country for 7 days. Spent 3 days in my province with family and 4 days in Manila to take care of "business." Yes, there was internet in both . . .
One of the items that's always in my shopping list when I go to Bali is "The Perfect Beach Bag" - it has to be beachy and made with native material BUT can also be dressed-up for a nice dinner at a . . .
What better way to start the Martini lineup than Lobo's legendary Irish Wake Up Call? Made with whisky, Bailey's, Tia Maria and espresso. . . .
Thanks to LM for organizing a wonderful Saturday lunch with friends! We finally got to try their favorite Japanese Restaurant here in Jakarta, Akane, which is located at the Crowne Hotel, Gatot . . .
To catch up with our friends K & D we decided to join them for "breakfast." (It's Ramadan time again.) Since we've been dying to try Din Tai Fung for a while we suggested the resto and made . . .
Though it's technically my second Ramadan in Indonesia, it is actually my first. Same time last year I was mostly in Manila taking care of decorating our flat, however since it was my birthday I . . .
I can't stress how confusing the Rp 10,000 and Rp 100,000 bills are here in Indonesia. The differences may be very obvious in the image above. (Which I watermarked by the way, so as not to encourage . . .
I was pleasantly surprised to find an invitation to a Mooncake cooking class and dinner from the nice people at JW Marriott Jakarta (Kuningan) last week. It's that time of the year again - the . . .
Everyone smokes in Indonesia. It's crazy. Here in Jakarta the malls, in clubs, in restaurants... Whenever we get home from a bar/club my clothes reek of cigarette smoke! Even kids are addicted to . . .