I had THE best Peking Duck last night at Sydney's East Ocean restaurant. Highly recommended. Peking Duck. San Choy Bau. Bottle of wine. $98. Two people. Great conversation. Bargain.
For many years I've been a fan of the two dumpling/noodle restaurants in the Burlington Centre in Sydney's Chinatown. There's the "popular one" (the one on the left) which always has a queue, and there's the "less popular one" (on the right) where you can usually get a table fairly quickly. Both sell reasonably cheap, … Continue reading Worth the wait: Chinatown Noodle Restaurant on Quay Street
There's an awful lot going on in this photograph.
"These will bring passion and romance into your life", the bloke behind the counter said to me as I handed over my planned purchase. "That was the general idea", I told him and we smiled at each other. It was towards the end of an "Historical and Cultural Tour" of Chinatown, co-inciding with Chinese New … Continue reading Chinatown Tour
I'd highly recommend an exhibition Kate and I attended the opening of tonight, at Sydney's 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art. It's a gallery space which mostly features work by Australian artists who have an Asian cultural background, but often in collaboration with people from other cultural backgrounds. As you enter the downstairs part of … Continue reading Edge of Elsewhere