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About thetravellinggourmet

As a renowned Travel, Food & Wine Writer he has travelled the world in a keen & indomitable pursuit of exotic delicacies & fine wines. His articles have been published in over 20 prestigious publications, both local & international. Dr. Lim has toured and trained in Wine Evaluation & Oenology in most of the world's top wine producing areas from France to Australia. The Travelling Gourmet says, "Gastronomy has no frontier. These are the gastronomic voyages of The Travelling Gourmet. My unending mission. To explore strange new cuisines, to seek out new wines and new culinary experiences, to boldly go where no gourmet has gone before...." Have pen, will travel. All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopy, recording, or any other information storage & retrieval system, without permission from Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet and/or MSN. Material may be works of fiction. Names, characters, places and incidents may be true but may also be products of the author's imagination or are used fictitiously. Any resemblance whatsoever to actual person or persons, either dead or living, events, or locales may be entirely and purely coincidental and unintentional. No part of this website may be used to villify others or for criminal purposes. Interests: Travel, Food, Wines, Cooking, Wine Appreciation, Parachuting, Languages, Music, Reading, Swimming, Hunting, Ballet, Fencing, Archery, Anthropology and more... The Travelling Gourmet is a copyrighted trademark. All rights and photos reserved. No part may be reproduced without permission.

Melt Cafe in Mandarin Oriental

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The resourceful and debonair Travelling Gourmet TM goes to feast at a MEGA Buffet in… MANDARIN Oriental in Melt Cafe. My first stop was the … Continue reading

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Conrad Centennial Weekend Festive Afternoon Tea!

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The debonair and dashing Travelling Gourmet TM savours a… MARVELLOUS elegant Weekend Festive Afternoon Tea in the Lobby Lounge of the Conrad Centennial. The teas … Continue reading

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Man’s BEST friend!

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The audacious and resourceful Travelling Gourmet tells you about… MAN’S BEST friend…the noble dog. L’animale e il miglior amico dell uomo: non fa domande e … Continue reading

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Discover California Wines Tasting

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM The irrepressible and indomitable Travelling Gourmet TM tastes… MANY California wines at the Disover California Wines tasting organised by the California Wine Institute whose last tasting was over 4 … Continue reading

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NOVOTEL Stevens Festive Buffet!

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The debonair and indomitable Travelling Gourmet TM goes to fabulous Food Exchange to savour the… MERRY Festive Buffet featuring international specialities to tempt even the … Continue reading

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Venice and Venissa and floods!

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The indomitable and audacious Travelling Gourmet TM tells you about one of… MY favourite places to stay and dine in Venice called Venissa the only … Continue reading

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White Truffle from Alba in AURA!

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The irrepressible and indomitable Travelling Gourmet TM attends the XX Anniversary World Alba White Truffle Charity Auction dinner in… MERAVIGLIOSO Aura ristorante in historic Singapore’s … Continue reading

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