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RAFFLES Reborn…

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The audacious and debonair Travelling Gourmet TM goes to La Grande Dame… MAJESTIC Raffles, and finds many delights…The Raffles officially re-opened on 1 August 2019, … Continue reading

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B and B…RAFFLES!

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright All rights reserved The indomitable and irreverent Travelling Gourmet TM goes to a B&B but it is not a… MODERN bed and breakfast but the NEW Bar and … Continue reading

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My review on Raffles Hotel in Singapore on Tripadvisor!

Story by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling GourmetTM All rights reserved The implacable and indomitable Travelling GourmetTM tells you about the rude recetion he received at Raffles Hotel on Tripadvisor… Read the story at the link below… http://www.tripadvisor.com/ShowUserReviews-g294265-d301583-r228947876-Raffles_Hotel_Singapore-Singapore.html Bad service … Continue reading

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RUDE Shock at Raffles Hotel in Singapore…

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling GourmetTM All rights reserved Monday 1st September, 2014 21.04 Singapore Time The indomitable and incomparable Travelling GourmetTM tells you about the rude reception and… MORE at Raffles Hotel Singapore… where empty … Continue reading

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Empire Cafe in the Raffles has been replaced by Ujong

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling GourmetTM The indomitable and debonair Travelling Gourmet reveals that… Raffles Hotel has leased out what used to be Empire Cafe to an independent restaurant… Remember my article “Empire Cafe is now … Continue reading

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EMPIRE Cafe in Raffles Hotel is now a ghost town

Story & photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling GourmetTM All rights reserved The indomitable Travelling Gourmet visits Empire Cafe in Singapore’s Raffles Hotel to find… MANY empty tables and a deserted cafe! I and my companions were the only … Continue reading

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