Category Archives: Materialismus

GREED, GOLD, GELD, GUNS, GLORY…

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The indomitable and Irrepressible Travelling Gourmet TM delves in to man’s desire for GOLD, and… MORE GOLD and Geld (German for money)…The theme of Greed … Continue reading

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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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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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Inama, FERRARI and Formaggi…

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The incomparable and irascible Travelling Gourmet TM aka Il Padrino della Gastronomia goes to Buona Terra ristorante to relish… MARVELLOUS wines presented by a youthful … 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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Taking a bite out of the BIG APPLE!

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 inimitable and incomparable Travelling Gourmet TM jets to the BIG APPLE to see the… … Continue reading

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