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Dim Sum at Ming Court Hong Kong – a Michelin Star Restaurant in Cordis Hotel

Ming Court Hong Kong is a fine dining Cantonese restaurant that has been recognised by the Hong Kong & Macau Michelin Guide every year since 2009. Located on the sixth floor of Cordis Hotel in Mongkok, Ming Court has been awarded 2 stars in Michelin Guide previously and is listed with 1 star in the …

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Mongolia Ger Camps – a Mongolia travel log 3

The ger is an icon of Mongolia. No trip to Mongolia is truly complete without a stay in a traditional ger. The key highlights of our trip to Mongolia were the time spent in two Mongolia ger camps – Sweet Gobi Geolodge and Terelj Star Resort. +1

Ulaanbaatar to Karakorum – a Mongolia travel log 2

Karakorum (also referred to as Kharkhorum, Karakorin or Kharkhorin) is the ancient capital of the Mongol empire. Karakorum, as a part of the nearby Orkhon River Valley, is a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site. The trip to Karakorum from Ulaanbaatar is a long one as the old capital is about 300 kilometers away from the …

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Singapore to Ulaanbaatar – a Mongolia travel log 1

Mongolia is a fascinating country to the north of China and south of Russia. We may associate Mongolia with Genghis Khan (or with Altantuyaa, for those with interest in regional news) but Mongolia is a unique travel destination with so much to offer – vast, beautiful landscapes with blue sky and interesting history and culture. …

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Robata-no Sato Osaka 炉端の佐藤 – A Sake Paradise at Takashimaya Osaka Store

Robata-no Sato at Namba, Osaka (炉端の佐藤 大阪難波店) is a restaurant situated on the 9th floor of the Takashimaya Osaka Department Store. Like many large stores in Japan, the top few floors are devoted to food outlets and restaurants. In this case, the 7, 8 and 9 floors are zoned as the “Namba Dining Maison”. Out of …

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