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True Blue

I can’t believe that it is already half way through 2015! I don’t think 2015 has gone particularly quickly or slowly, but definitely it has not gone by uneventfully.  182 more words

Eating Around

Bernazar, Na Ni Pa' Singtinggi Bulaeng

Ketika membaca postingan saya  Membayar Nazar Dengan A‘ Pa‘ Singtinggi Apang, kakak saya menambahkan sebuah kisah ni pa‘:singtinggi yang lain, kali ini ni pa‘ singtinggi bulaéng. 510 more words


Kebaya, Malaysia - A Modern Take On Nyonya Cuisine

Seven Terraces
2-16 Stewart Lane, Georgetown,
10200 Penang, MALAYSIA
+60 4-264 2333

Food type: Modern Nyonya (Peranakan)

Website: Kebaya

During my Hong Kong/ Macau trip earlier this year, we decided to include Malaysia as part of our itinerary. 1,058 more words


Peh Cun dengan Bacang Street Festival...

Peh Cun adalah Ritual dan Festival Tradisi Masyarakat Tionghoa yang diperingati setiap tanggal 5 bulan 5 penanggalan Imlek.

Di kalangan masyarakat Peranakan Tionghoa Makassar, Peh Cun disebut… 275 more words


The Minton tiles of Georgetown, Penang

One of the ways in which the Peranakan, or Straits Chinese indulged both their connections with the British Empire and their Chinese love of decoration was in the use of Victorian-era ceramic tiles imported from Britain. 104 more words


Peranakan heritage in Singapore

So today was a cultural day, insofar as I spent a good deal of it in museums. This year marks 50 years of Singapore’s independent nationhood and every institution on the island (of which there are quite a few) seems to be focussing on aspects of the island nation’s story. 159 more words


Laksa | Coconut Curry Noodles

Two memories come to mind when I hear the word Laksa. One would be going to Far East Plaza early in the morning dressed in shorts and flip-flops to score myself a big bowl of… 237 more words