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New Year’s Eve celebration at Sutera Harbour Resort

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Celebrate your New Year’s Eve at Sutera Harbour Resort. It’s time to get all nostalgic again, reminiscing on the year that has gone by and gearing up for the brand new one ahead. Whether you are a party-goer, food connoisseur, concert fan or just like to have a quiet countdown, we've got the hot spots for you to celebrate this New Year’s Eve.

Chilliz @ Perth, Australia

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It's rare to get a meal for under AUD5 in the city of Perth these days. But at Chilliz, a Malaysian cafe, you can find meals ranging from AUD3.20 to AUD4.80. And what’s even better, the meals taste great.

Kedai Kopi Hong Seng @ Kolombong

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Intriguing and flavoursome dishes with huge portion and reasonable cheap price, Kedai Kopi Hong Seng is a place we frequent a lot. Recommended by most of our site's readers, this place serve very good Asam Fish Head and Chicken Chop.

Sandwiches @ The Re Store, Perth, Australia

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The Re Store is located on Lake Street in Northbridge. The coffee here is simply excellent while the freshly made continental rolls are something you shouldn't miss if you ever visit the store.

Living Seed Vegetarian Restaurant @ Penampang

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Known as the best vegetarian restaurant in KK, Living Seed Vegetarian Restaurant serves really good vegetarian cuisine at a reasonable price.

Tony Roma's @ Perth, Western Australia

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Tony Roma's...ah Ribs, Seafood and Steak. All else just fades away into the background in an almost psychedelic artwork manner. Where all senses and locomotion are sync to achieve just one: shamelessly enjoying a nice foot-long full slab of ribs. Fair warning for those who are on a strict regiment or have had one too many and are paying the price in your sunset years (no disrespect whatsoever to food veterans), the following contents will make you cry. Read on at your own risk.

Kedai Kopi Syn Lee @ Towering

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Kedai Kopi Syn Lee is located at the Towering commercial centre, along Jalan Penampang. Being well-known for its Tenom noodle, the flagship product of the restaurant is the "Stir-fried Tenom Noodle in Wet Style" and Tenom Kon Lau Mee.

Private Yoga Classes of Angeline & Monica in Kota Kinabalu

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Since we are still receiving many emails request for Private Yoga Session and inquiry about the charges, I'll published a post here. Our Private Yoga Class allows you to get a more personalized experience, taking your yoga practice to a deeper level. You can book a private class either as an individual or with your own small group (maximum 6 people). Private yoga class is designed specifically for you, taking into consideration your body type, fitness level, stress level, and your personal health goals. It is the most effective and the fastest way to reach your goals.

OTAKO TAKOYAKI @ Sungei Wang Plaza

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One of the famous Japanese cuisines is Takoyaki (“Fried Octopus Ball”) which is so popular that 60% of Osaka household owns Takoyaki griddle. It became famous that it’s seen as a future “fast food” commodity of Japan and to be distributed worldwide. Currently, Takoyaki is marketed not only in Japan but also in China, Taiwan, Macao, Hong Kong, Philippines, Singapore and in the United States. Takoyaki are known as octopus (tako) balls (“Fried Octopus Balls”) is a savory ball shaped Japanese dumpling perfectly grilled in a special Takoyaki pan whereas Okonomiyaki is a Japanese savory pancake containing variety of ingredients and referred to as a “Japanese pizza” or “Osaka soul food”. Both foods are widely available throughout the Japan.

New Man Tai @ Gaya Street

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New Man Tai is a well-known place for Beaufort's dishes. Some of its signature dishes include the Assam Fish, Choy Sum stir-fried with Char Siu, Beaufort Noodle, Sweet and Sour Fish as well as Char Siu Omelette.

MALAYSIA MODEL FESTIVAL AWARDS 2012

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An estimated 1000 strong crowd, consisting of the creme de la creme and notable professionals from the modeling, fashion, and beauty industry, were in attendance at the Putrajaya Marriott Hotel and Spa on Wednesday, December 12th, 2012 to witness prestigious awards bestowed upon esteemed individuals and teams responsible for contributing to the success of our country’s modeling industry, during the inaugural Malaysia Model Festival Awards (MMFA). The award winners at this ground-breaking event of the local modeling scene, which was proudly presented by Kronenbourg 1664, were determined by voting from peers, professionals, members of the media and celebrated VIPs of the modeling industry. The full list of awards presented, with its respective winners, are as follows.

The Satay Bar at Serai @ Life Centre

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Good News! There is a special New Year’s Eve Promotion at Serai @ Life Centre that you must try! The Satay Bar at Serai @ Life Centre brings you Serai Satay Bar's All you can eat Satay, fresh off the grill! For RM30.00 per person you can enjoy free flow of the juicy skewered meat from 9pm until midnight on the Eve of New Year – 31st December 2012!

Kedai Kopi Hu Yang @ Lido

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Kedai Kopi Hu Yang is another great place for budget eaters during lunch and dinner hours. The economy rice's stall, found in the coffee shop, serve varieties of ready-cooked dishes at a reasonable cheap price.

Mondo Nougat @ Swan Valley, Perth W.A

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This famous nougat maker has the humble beginnings of an Italian immigrants setting up their family recipe cake shop. It is must stop over during your swan valley visit. It has long been tradition for people bringing mini packs of nougat for friends and family back home after touring Australia, and Mondo Nougat makes one of the best soft nougats.

Otako Takoyaki @ Sungei Wang Plaza

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One of the famous Japanese cuisines is Takoyaki (“Fried Octopus Ball”) which is so popular that 60% of Osaka household owns Takoyaki griddle. It became famous that it’s seen as a future “fast food” commodity of Japan and to be distributed worldwide. Currently, Takoyaki is marketed not only in Japan but also in China, Taiwan, Macao, Hong Kong, Philippines, Singapore and in the United States.

Tasty Place @ Towering

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Tasty Place, being designated champion of Soy Sauce Chicken in a cooking competition, is also a restaurant which offers Pan Mee. The restaurant is located at the new shop lots in Towering, near the famous Mdm. Ing Fish Head.

Restoran Seri Malindo @ Wisma Merdeka

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Restoran Seri Malindo is located at the 3rd floor of Wisma Merdeka, next to the food court. An array of Malay's dishes with delicious and unique tastes are served at the serving counter daily. You can always pick and mix your favourite ready-cooked dishes when you order the Nasi Campur. It is one of the highlight of the restaurant.

City Vegetarian @ Lintas

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City Vegetarian is located at Lintas Plaza, two shops away from Restoran Salim. The restaurant serves delicious meat-free Chinese food caters mostly to vegans.

iHop Cafe @ Lintas Plaza

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Good tasting and visually appealing food, set in an ambiance so comfortable that you would want to stay longer, yet affordable to thin wallets, this is concept of i-Hop Cafe, located on top of Cosway Lintas (in between Upperstar and YoYo Cafe). So when the next growl in your belly goes off, remember to once in a while, look up for an inspiration for food. For those who are less spiritual, don't despair, and look up still, for some great restaurants are not located at eye level, but rather at upper floors.

DORAKU JAPANESE CUISINE @ LIFE CENTRE, KL

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Doraku set to be one of the hottest chill-out and dining spots in the city, Doraku opens in Kuala Lumpur on 12 December 2012, the first outside of the US. A taste of something extraordinary, this latest trending international F&B concept from USA is brought to Malaysia by Hafez M. Hashim, the CEO and Founder of HMH Group in Malaysia. Partnering with Doraku in a unique collaboration, Hafez Hashim is well-versed in the new culinary era in Asia, bringing this new gastronomically exciting experience for Malaysians.

Borneo Beach Expo @ 1st Beach Tanjung Aru

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PROMOTE or SELL YOUR PRODUCTS or SERVICES AT THE FIRST EVER BEACH EXPO ON THE 29TH and 30TH DECEMBER 2012 @ FIRST BEACH, TANJUNG ARU!!! START FROM 2PM ONWARDS. COME AND PROMOTE YOUR ARTS and CRAFT, MARTIAL ARTS CLASSES, DIVING COURSE, DANCE CLASSES, FASHION ACCESSORIES, BAGS, TATTOO, MAGIC, HEALTH and BEAUTY PRODUCTS, HENNA ETC...

Margaret River Chocolate Factory @ Swan Valley, Perth

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The Margaret River Chocolate Company makes and sells a mouth-watering range of chocolate bars, chocolate coated delights, hand made truffles, novelty chocolates, chocolate sauces and much more. At the chocolate factory, you can enjoy a fascinating insight into the world of chocolate, with free chocolate tastings and interactive displays. It is open from 9am-5pm every day of the year except Christmas Day.

Kedai Kopi New Hin Kee @ Towering

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Kedai Kopi New Hin Kee is located at Towering, same row with Red Place and Kedai Kopi Towering Baru. The restaurant serves Chinese dishes as well as Western food.

The Partisan Restaurant @ Majestic Quay, Perth, Australia

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Tucked by a gentle stream behind Royal Street, The Partisan mixes high end urban chic, with a little hint of rustic flair, and we haven't even begin describing their food yet. But by the end of your meal, don't kick yourself for being slightly partisan to this fine eatery.

Moo Cow Frozen Yogurt @ Lintas Plaza

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Moo Cow Frozen Yogurt is one of the latest rave in town with their very first branch at Lintas Plaza. Moo Cow Frozen Yogurt serves up fat free froyo in plain original and monthly seasonal flavours that have ranged from wheat grass to even root beer.

Kedai Kopi Tenom @ Damai

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Damai is a hotspot for delicious hawker's delights. Walking through the alley of shops at Damai Plaza Phase 4, filled with tables and chairs, the variety of mouth-watering hawker's food will definitely lured you to stop-by.

Aubergine Restaurant & Bar @88 Marketplace, Kepayan

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Underrated, yet versatile and full of potential. This is what a group of talented young Chefs describe themselves, just like the humble gourd that they derive their namesake. And with gritty determination, grabs the culinary scene of KK by the throat, shake it senseless, and boldly declare that young people, too, can wow the taste bud with its continental menu.

Economy Rice/Noodle @ Lido Foodcourt

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Lido Foodcourt is well-known for its varieties of food as well as the reasonable cheap price. During the evening, there are two hawker's stalls which offers cheap and tasty Economy Rice or Stir-fried Noodles.

Yahava Coffee Tasting @ Swan Valley, Perth, Australia

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Known for their dedication to producing the best tasting coffee. Yahava Koffee Works is a must visit. Just 25 minutes from Perth CBD, and located in scenic Swan Valley, make a scheduled stop here as you go about your food and beverage tour.

HENNESSY V.S.O.P. @ Bed Club Kota Kinabalu

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The world’s favourite V.S.O.P. cognac Hennessy V.S.O.P. brought its very first signature music party of 2012 to Bed Club Kota Kinabalu on 23 November 2012, in an exclusive, Friday-night exploit of pumping dance music at one of Kota Kinabalu’s hottest night spot.

Station 360 @ Damai

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You may have seen our earlier post about Station 360, where the proprietors are going mad, creating 10 dishes priced at only RM3.60 in conjunction with their anniversary. Missed the previous menu? Well fret not, there are still more dishes priced the same as their namesake. But be quick as this promotion ends at 24th December.

Ambrook Wine Tastings @ Swan Valley, Perth

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Swan Valley offers everything from wine tasting, coffee tasting, chocolate factory to cheese farms, lavender farms and goat farms. It is a perfect spot to awaken the senses, tantalise the tastebuds and escape the hustle and bustle of city life. You'll find some of Western Australia's finest wines and local produce here, as well as acres of scenic vineyards.

Euro Bakery @ Gaya Street

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Euro Bakery is a Taiwanese and European style bakery with a simple philosophy of promoting good health and well being. Healthy breads, cakes and pastries can be found in the bakery.

B2.0 2012 @ Wisma Bandaraya

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B2.0 is an annual gathering for bloggers and social media enthusiasts in Borneo Island, and the recently concluded 2012 edition was the third of such gathering, which was held at Wisma Bandaraya, Kota Kinabalu.

Pete's Corner @ Asia City

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Think of a good Western breakfast in KK and you'll think of Pete's Corner. Whether it is Sunny-side-up, scrambled egg, sausages, frankfurter, toast, sandwiches or chicken chop, grilled fish and burger, Pete's Corner will never let you down.

Kedai Kopi Kam Kee @ Damai

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Damai is a food heaven where you can find fantastic selection of food for every budget. During lunch hours, Kedai Kopi Kam Kee is a great place for budget eaters as they serves cheap and good Economy Rice.

Kings Park @ Perth, Australia

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Kings Park and Botanic Garden overlooks the Swan River and Darling Range and showcases an outstanding collection of Western Australia flora. It is a popular place for picnics, pleasant walks, cultural and ceremonial events.

Station Street Markets Subiaco @ Perth, Australia

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Station Street Market started form a humble beginnings in the mid 1980's as an open carpark market selling mainly fruit and vegetables. The character and atmosphere is reminiscent of the European style market places with about 45 stalls including a huge fruit and vegetable area.

Cherry Restaurant @ Inanam

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Cherry Restaurant is a nice and cozy restaurant with good food at an affordable price. After going through a major and modern new facelift, the restaurant attracted huge crowds during peak hours.

Koko Black @ Claremont Quarter, Western Australia

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After a sumptuous dinner, we decided to wash down all those delicious savory dishes with a night cap, but our night cap takes on a more mellow but sweet approach that can only be found at a chocolate boutique. So it was off to Koko Black at Claremont quarter.

Mee and Cake House @ Wisma Merdeka

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Mee and Cake House in Wisma Merdeka serves a rather good Ngiu Chap at a reasonable cheap price. Many working adults choose to dine-in during lunch hours, hence, the shop will be very crowded.

Little Creatures @ Fremantle, Western Australia

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Be it a cold and wet day or a hot bright sunny day, there's plenty of reason to visit Little Creatures. The warm rustic bar provides warmth for the cold traveler, and its straight from brewery to tap cold beers and ciders can quench the driest of throat.

Launching of Wishbone Asian Creative Kitchen @ Gaya Street

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We were happy to be invited to Wishbone Cafe, to join in their celebration of grand opening after the major makeover. And with the makeover, also comes a shakedown in their menu, retaining some of the old favorites, while adding some new delicious menu.

Noble House Chinese Restaurant @ Karambunai Resort @ Sepanggar

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Feast just like Chinese emperors of old at Noble Restaurant and re-live the moment in culinary delight previously only reserved for Royalty. It is no wonder, perhaps, that the restaurant is so named after ancient noblemen, and today is truly available to the everyday Joe.

Kedai Kopi Lotus @ Taman Dah Yeh

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Kedai Kopi Lotus is one of the locals favorite spot for great food. Apart from the simple Chinese dishes, they also serves noodles, rice, Grilled Fish, Grilled Chicken Wings and Dumplings. This restaurant is a hotspot for supper as well as for beer drinkers to enjoy a few pints of beer during the night.

Sandrino @ Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia

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Italian is the fifth most identified ancestry in Australia according to wikipedia, and their influence is perhaps most evident in their food, with many Italian restaurants lining the streets of Australia, not to mention the vast winery dotting the country side. We are thankful that proud Australians though they may be, still retain that wonderful culinary skills that are comparable to their comrades back in Italy. One such restaurant that we were lucky to dine in was Sandrino.

A-Foo Vegetarian Restaurant @ Kingfisher

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In Kingfisher area, you can find delicious, nutritious and relatively inexpensive meat-free meals at A-Foo Vegetarian Restaurant. For budget eaters, the restaurant also offers great value meal daily.

Fremantle Market @ Perth, Australia

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Fremantle Markets are a public market located on the corner of South Terrace and Henderson Street, Fremantle, Western Australia. The market was first built in 1897, with 150 shops for craftspeople, fashion designers, and merchants in the historic Hall, and fresh food producers, vegetable growers and food retailers in The Yard. The Markets are typically open on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, and are a popular Fremantle tourist destination.

Win Yee Restaurant @ Kepayan

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Win Yee Restaurant, located in Kepayan, is famous among the locals around the neighbourhood's area. Specialized in Chinese cuisine, the restaurant is also a good place to savour in seafood dishes.

Dosukoi Japanese Noodle & Bubble Tea @ Fremantle Market, Perth

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Dosukoi Japanese Noodle & Bubble Tea is a hidden gem in Fremantle market. As the owner dislike queues at his ramen stall, during peak hour, customers will have to order and pay, get a ticket, leave down their mobile number and wander off till they get an SMS to come back and eat.