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I guess there are plenty of Lebanese restaurants around, but the closest one to us is Zikrayat.  We had a very enjoyable night there recently, with dips and falafel as starters to share, then each of us had our own main course, all of which were regarded as good. 60 more words

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MUCH more than you ever possibly wanted to know about eggplant

(Nov. 5, 2015) – In my spare time I like to write about vegetables. Here’s my ode to eggplant – and the business of eggplant – which can also be seen in the current issue of… 2,138 more words


Cafe Claremont

Two cafes visited for the first time in the space of a week?   Yes, we visited Cafe Claremont just a few days after having lunch at… 80 more words

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The Stables

We had a very pleasant Saturday lunch at The Stables.    This cafe at Como House is, I understand,  relatively new, but is clearly very popular indeed.  117 more words

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Australia's best restaurant

I see that Trip Advisor has taken it on itself to promote a list of “Australia’s Best Fine Dining restaurants”.   I guess they’re entitled to do this, but the methodology behind the list appears to be that it’s based on “traveller’s choices”.    130 more words

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Hotel Review: How Is It Different In DoubleTree Berkeley Marina?

DoubleTree by Hilton Berkeley Marina offers a great selection of hotel amenities and services that each guest will surely enjoy sprinkled with a warm dose of hospitality. 377 more words

A Peek At Hotels’ Services And Amenities

When traveling outside of the country for leisure or business trips, hotels are a convenient way of getting some relaxation out of the busy schedules. Booking for your hotel accommodation should be done with a smart mind. 247 more words