Travelling is always a joy. But you shouldn’t need to go halfway around the world to mix it up at meal times. After all, you can bring the taste of the world right into your own home with the right recipes. In this list, we’ll be picking some of the best exotic chicken dishes for you to try, even if you’re staying home. This list pulls from everywhere from Latin America to Sri Lanka, as we’ve picked out the absolute best of what you should be trying out in…Continue Reading “Top Chicken dishes from Sri Lanka, Brazil and more”

best restaurant in coron, palawan

Out came the clay and artsy serving plate of the the chicken inasal. Glistening in the middle on top of a rectangular strip of banana leaf is half a boneless chicken barbecue with pink peppercorns. Curly scallion strips and a small dipping soy sauce completed the ensemble. The aroma was wonderful barbecue goodness. My knife glided effortlessly through the chicken meat, skewered a piece and tasted it. And for once, I was in chicken inasal heaven. Tender. Juicy. And it was just so darn good…Continue Reading “Firefish, the best restaurant in Coron Palawan”

Makilala marang

It has been more than a decade since I visited North Cotabato when I was still working as a telecoms engineer and based in Davao City. Although I only passed by this province a few times, my fond memories of the place have been about the very good quality marang (terap in Malay) that one can buy along the highway in the municipality of Makilala. Yes, Makilala marang is one of the best that I have tasted. Speaking about their marang evokes images of luscious…Continue Reading “Makilala marang is plump, luscious and a must eat”

Maayo Hotel Cebu merienda buffet

This Cebu merienda buffet looks like a steal. That’s what I’ve thought everytime I read about Maayo Hotel’s daily afternoon snack buffet. It was really tempting that I told RJ, my friend, that we should try this. But being a resident of Talisay which is 12 KM south of Cebu City, it’s quite far with the hotel closer to the Marcelo Fernan Bridge than SM City. It’s so out of the way! But then, why not? Is this P250 Cebu merienda buffet worth it? Is…Continue Reading “Is this hotel’s P250 Cebu Merienda Buffet worth the drive?”