Category Archives: History

Bountiful, Bold BANDUNG!

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM All rights reserved Copyright All food photos are of REAL food with NO photoshop The suave and sophisticated Travelling Gourmet TM jets to the… MYSTERIOUS island of Java in … Continue reading

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Truth, Lies and Karma…

An original poem by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM in the style of Kurt Tuchovsky… A wise King of old, was wise beyond his years Now, those with the name Solomon try to be wise… but FAIL miserably… … Continue reading

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Fortnum and Mason’s, LONDON

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The suave and sophisticated Travelling Gourmet TM tells you about MR. Fortnum and… MASON, Esquire…whose world renowned deapartment store is where H. M. The Queen … Continue reading

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The Original BATMAN

The original BATMAN   William Bartholomew/Barclay “Bat” Masterson The pen is mightier than the gun… Born on Sat 26 November 1853 in Quebec, Canada   Buffalo Hunter, US Army Scout, Indian Fighter, Lawman, US Marshal, Gambler, Adventurer, Journalist extraordinaire and … Continue reading

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Waitrose Beautifully Simple Hainanese Chicken Rice???Wahahah!

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copytight all rights reserved The innovative and creative Travelling Gourmet TM tells you about the controversial… MISINTERPRETATION of a celebrated dish in sunny Singapore… The latest asinine “scandal” over … Continue reading

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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 Suave And Suprising Travelling Gourmet TM visits a town famed for its awesome history and … 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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