Clarens, South Africa

We went back to South Africa. This time for a little R&R and hiking in Clarens, The Jewel of the Free State.

Temple Spice Crabs

Temple Spice Crabs is a popular, in my mind famous, seafood restaurant at the intersection of Temple Street and Nanking Street.

Bloody Mary Shrimp

Bloody Mary Shrimp

This Bloody Mary Shrimp recipe will work for everything from an elegant starter to a comforting brunch.

Shanghai at night

Shanghai, China

We did more eating than sightseeing in Shanghai, but that shouldn’t surprise any of you.

Eating in Shanghai

Where to eat in Shanghai: Peking Duck, Dim Sum, Shanghainese comfort food and chocolate cake.

Overture at Hidden Valley

Overture at Hidden Valley

Chef Bertus Basson and his team certainly know how to take your tastebuds and all 5 senses on an adventure!

Boulders Beach

Boulders Beach

Boulders Beach in South Africa is home to over 2000 endangered African Penguins.

Elephant Mountain

Elephant Mountain

The day we hiked Elephant Mountain (Nangang District Hiking Trail) for a bird’s eye view of Taipei.