Rasa Sayang, London

Malaysian. If you’re visiting around Lunar New Year, Rasa Sayang (5 Macclesfield St, W1D 6AY; 020 7734 1382) is the location to try yu sheng, a conventional brand-new year dish in Malaysia and Singapore– both in the restaurant or to remove. Family and friends gather to enjoy the huge mix of active ingredients– carrots, ginger, […]

Ichiban, London

Japanese. Whether you have a hankering for sushi, Japanese curry, newly baked cakes or ice-cream, Shibuya Soho has all of it (110 Shaftesbury Avenue, W1D 5EJ; 020 7439 8393). It’s likewise where you can try bingsu, a Korean shaved ice dessert with a range of garnishes, from mango to espresso. New opening Ichibuns (22 Wardour […]

Hot pot, London

Hot pot. At Shuang (64 Shaftesbury Ave, London W1D 6LU; 020 7734 5416)– a conveyor belt hot pot area– you make your very own dinner. It’s the Escape Room of dining experiences, with egg timers, tools, and diagrams to work out while you and your buddies turn color-coded plates of components and broth into your […]

Dim Sum, London

Dim Sum There are plenty of locations in Chinatown to indulge a passion for steaming hot baskets packed with bite-sized dumplings, buns, and rolls. Xiaolongbao, Shanghai-style soup dumplings, are the signature dim sum at Dumplings’ Legend (an offshoot of Taiwanese dim amount stalwart Leong’s Legend). Dumplings Legend serves nine ranges of these delicately twisted dough […]

Baozi Inn, London

Baozi Inn is a special mention! Baozi Inn (25 Newport Court WC2H 7JS; 020 7287 6877) trades in buns, noodles, and dumplings, while Chinatown’s latest opening, Shu Xiangge (10 Gerrard St, W1D 5PW; 07445366666) serves heart-warming, lip-numbing Sichuan hot pot, made with 12 various spices and from a selection of 80 ingredients.  

Sichuan

Sichuan Sichuan food is bold and intense, and the celebration environment at Jinli (4 Leicester St, WC2H 7BL; 020 7437 1528) is an appropriately lively accompaniment. Courtesy Photo: Fat_Heart Chinatown London’s newest opening, Shu Xiangge. The traditional Sichuan Hot Pot restaurant has opened its doors on Gerrard Street, welcoming Londoners to dive into their notoriously […]

Cantonese, London

Cantonese Cantonese food, from Guangdong Province, is the Chinese style most familiar to Western tastes buds, thanks to the area’s many emigrants who set up dining establishments around the globe. The Cantonese roast duck at Four Seasons (12 Gerrard St, W1D 5PR; 020 7494 0870) is rightly well-known throughout London and beyond– the Financial Times […]

Kalaupapa National Historical Park, Malokai

MOLOKAI. Kalaupapa National Historical Park. Hansen’s illness (leprosy) was presented to Hawaii by foreigners in 1835 and soon spread out through the islands. King Kamehameha V, in an attempt to stop the epidemic, created a law getting rid of all those afflicted to this remote peninsula jutting out from underneath the imposing sea cliffs (the […]

Waimea Canyon, KAUA’I. Hawaii

KAUA’I. Waimea Canyon. This enormous gorge at the heart of Kaua’i is one of the island’s biggest natural wonders, and its red-and-black-striated lava-rock walls contrasted with the lavish green forests that blanket its top is a real sight to witness. Its name comes from the Waimea River, which goes through the bottom; the canyon was […]

USS Arizona Memorial, Hawaii

USS Arizona Memorial. The terrible events of December 7, 1941, are memorialized at Pearl Harbor, simply a short drive from downtown Honolulu. The USS Arizona lies where it sank, the resting location of over a countless the U.S. sailors who passed away in the Japanese attack. In 1962 the memorial was opened, with a structure […]