In early 2000, I went to VideoCity (a now non-existent [I think!] video rental business in the Philippines not unlike Blockbuster video) and rented out the the only Gwyneth Paltrow movie in the store that I hadn't watched yet. I didn't know what the movie was about...just that it had Gwyneth Paltrow in it and … Continue reading Bridge of dreams
This was first published as a review on Tripadvisor. I love me a good chicken wing, so when the invite came to go to Randy's Wing Bar, I said yes. I am partial to chicken well done. I think it has something to do with growing up on home cooked fried chicken with mash as … Continue reading Best wings this side of the Atlantic!
This was a review I published on my TripAdvisor page. The current structure of the Royal Exchange in London was designed by William Tite and it was opened by Queen Victoria in 1844. It currently houses luxury shops and offices. I didn't know that you could go in and look around it because I thought … Continue reading A meal in grand surroundings
I've always thought I was an extrovert. I always thought I was very social. But these days, I am finding that I like my own company (even with Alan constantly around, I do find that I cherish the moments when I am alone with just me, myself and I). I always say to people that … Continue reading Kindred souls
We went back to St Ermin's today to enjoy afternoon tea again and, in the process managed to avoid the hail that pelted London for a about 10 minutes. That was lucky! We could hear it from where we were seated in the Tea Lounge. We were in a corner furthest from the windows and … Continue reading Watch your head!
Originally published in my other blog Panasian Kitchen We heard about Billy and Chicks via social media and wanted to try it. We'd heard a lot of good things and as we love southern fried chicken we were very curious about how their chicken tasted. We also found a Timeout voucher online that pretty much … Continue reading Amazing Billy and His Tasty Chicks
One of my goals in 2016 was to take better pictures. On Instagram, apparently, I posted 386 photos in 2016. Those 386 photos garnered an impressive 26,432 likes...apparently! I must be doing something right! And thanks to 2016bestnine.com I can present my 9 most liked snapshots of last year on Instagram. Here's to better photos … Continue reading Snapshots!