A Summer in Paris Vivo City – best macaron in Singapore


A Summer in Paris is a new cafe at Vivo City that specialises in delicious small desserts. Notwithstanding recent events, Paris is still a city that brings out good feelings. A cafe with a name like “A Summer in Paris” is a place that calls out to us. And we answered, even though we have had enough of hot weather.

A Summer in Paris Vivo City
A Summer in Paris Vivo City
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Tea Tree Cafe Signature Bowl – $2.90 can buy happiness (for a while)


We were doing a walkabout of Great World City to discover what were the changes being made to the shopping mall after our lunch at the new restaurant Four Seas Grilled Fish that we wrote about recently. This was how we came across the Tea Tree Cafe at Great World City. It is situated right next to the McDonalds and McCafe restaurants.

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Affogato Bar at Cluny Court


Affogato Bar is a tiny cafe in Cluny Court, the small shopping arcade across the Botanic Garden MRT station. It is one of a few eateries in this building at the junction of Cluny Road and Bukit Timah Road. Each of them is small, but together they make up an interesting warren of assorted and specialised food places in this part of Singapore. We stopped by for coffee and dessert at Affogato Bar recently.

Affogato Bar at Cluny Court
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Oleh Oleh Parkway Parade

Oleh Oleh Parkway-

“Ole Ole” is a chant being heard often in England now that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has revived the fortunes of Manchester United football club. In sunny Singapore, since our national sport is said to be eating, “Ondeh Ondeh, Nyonya Kueh Boleh” could well be our version of the “ole chant”. If Oleh Oleh Parkway Parkway starts using that as its slogan, we will be asking for royalty. We will happily accept payment in ondeh ondeh.

Oleh Oleh Parkway
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