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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.

Historic HEREFORD!

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved ALL PHOTOS OF FOOD ARE real WITH no PHOTOSHOP! The remarkable and resourceful Travelling Gourmet TM visits a most famous town for its history and … Continue reading

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Marvellous MONTIGO Resorts!

MAKE a picture in your mind…of a tropical island paradise where good food is available, sun, sea surf, your own villa on a secure hillside with your own private swimming pool on the patio…fantasy island you think??? Hell NO. REALITY … Continue reading

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RED Farm…in LONDON

Copyright all rights reserved The intrepid and implacable Travelling Gourmet TM reveals the MODCHINOIS Chinese restaurant tailored to Americans aka as the Cantonese in Hong Kong SAR of the PRC, say: “kwai loh”… NEW in LONDON! Copyright all rights reserved … Continue reading

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MAESTRO della cucina Prego is…

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM All rights reserved copyright TOP SECRET well it was… The late but great multiple Michelin Starred Chef Joël Robuchon and The irrepressible Travelling Gourmet TM The mysterious and debonair … Continue reading

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BEST Snowskin Mooncake 2018!

Pan Pacific’s Snowskin with Cempedak Mooncake is AWARDED THE TRAVELLING GOURMET TM’s BEST SNOWSKIN MOONCAKE 2018! Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling GourmeT TM Copyright all rights reserved The cheerful and cherubic Travelling Gourmet TM explains WHY … Continue reading

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An original poem by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM…Metronome

The suave and debonair Travelling Gourmet TM explains about the… METRONOME helps the pianist keep time… Life is like that We get agitated Fear Anger Emotions Anxiety The Metronome clicks from side to side fast… Slowly it will slow down and … Continue reading

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An original POem by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM

An original poem By Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM… The inscrutable and unruffled Travelling gourmet TM reflects on the sublime pleasures of solitude… SAS Silence and Solitude No stimuli No shouts No strange surroundings No strangers No stressors … Continue reading

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