Category Archives: Commercialism & Hypocrisy

A Poem on People and things

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM All rights reserved copyright An original poem by the implacable and indomitable Travelling Gourmet TM who is a bit of a POET…but… MOST do not know it…It rhymes!Wahahah! 🙂 … Continue reading

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Lovely La La Land!

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The irrepressible and entertaining Travelling Gourmet TM watches Hollywood blockbuster “La La Land!” starring Emma Stone and… MACHO Ryan Gosling…This is the 21st Century answer … Continue reading

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ACCOR buys Fairmont…

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The indomitable and implacable Travelling Gourmet TM tells you dear loyal readers and food and wine lovers about “La grande Dame de Singapour” aka Raffles … Continue reading

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M & M

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM All rights reserved copyright Michael & McGuigan! The irreverent and inimitable Travelling Gourmet TM shares a glass or two of wine with serial International Winemaker of the Year, Neil… … Continue reading

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Palm Oil, Food and Beverage and the EU

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM All rights reserved copyright The implacable and indomitable Travelling Gourmet TM meets the President and other VVIPs of the European Community in charge of F00d & Beverage products in … Continue reading

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ITB Asia in Singapore 2016

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The audacious and inimitable Travelling Gourmet TM visits… MEGA Travel Trade Exhibition in Marina Bay Sands organised by Messe Berlin, and interviews Shawn Pun of Qatar … Continue reading

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An original poem by Dr….

M The Travelling Gourmet TM The Professional   An Original poem by Dr.Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved   Dedicated to all who put their lives on the line in the dark alleys and back streets … Continue reading

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Undercover and Incognito…

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM All food photos are real with NO photoshop The inscrutable and implacable Travelling Gourmet TM goes undercover on… MARVELLOUS Orchard Road, the Bond Street of Singapore…to Jamies’s Italian just … Continue reading

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The fat Michelin Man comes to Singapore…

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The inimitable and incomparable Travelling Gourmet TM tells you about the… MICHELIN Guide awards that are upon us. It ain’t over until the fat Michelin … Continue reading

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WTH! You want me to buy Evian Water???

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The indomitable and incomparable Travelling Gourmet TM finds another restaurant/cafe that will not serve FREE Regular/Tap water in… MEGA shopping mall Star Vista…I think it … Continue reading

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