Shwe Sa Bwe Hospitality Training School & Restaurant, Yangon.

Shwe Sa Bwe  is a restaurant & hospitality training school, training some 20-25 hospitality students every year. Their programs are offered free of charge to disadvantaged students coming from the poorer provinces, as well as local monastery schools and orphanages. Students are divided into groups for culinary or front of house service training, and undergo…

Arzak, San Sebastián, Spain.

Arzak, helmed by Juan Mari Arzak and his daughter Elena,  is undoubtedly one of the most famous restaurants in Spain, and has been the proud (and worthy) holder of 3 Michelin Stars since 1989, as well as regularly featuring in the Worlds 50 Best restaurant awards. We made our reservation via email 4 months ahead…

The Yangon Restaurant, Peoples Park Compound, Yangon.

******** it’s recently come to my attention that this restaurant is military linked and I highly recommend never visiting. I’m leaving my review up for clarity but I shall never ever return******* In terms of fine dining restaurants in Yangon at the moment, I don’t think you can find better than “The Yangon” restaurant, in…

Elystan Street, Chelsea, London.

I was delighted to not only be able to meet my friends D, Candy and Lyndsey for dinner, but also to be able to have lunch with D the next day too, and as she has worked in hospitality in London for about the past 20 years, I am always interested to see where she…