March 29, 2013

Munch Bakery: A Local Bakery with International Standards

Munch Bakery - Picture of Riyadh, Riyadh Province
This photo of Munch Bakery is courtesy of TripAdvisor

I heard rumors about Munch Bakery before I went there that It was a great bakery with good tasty cupcakes and fancy designed cakes. I checked the website before I visited to see their products. I was impressed by the logo, the interactive website, and the list of products in a very neat way that makes you want to order cupcakes even if they were "digital".

When I visited the olay/tahila branch at 10 pm during the week, I was impressed by the number of people there. The bakery was full and everyone was ordering something.


March 24, 2013

Even the World's Top Restaurant is not Immune!

Top Restaurant in the World fails in food safety

When Noma, the Copenhagen restaurant that for the past three years has held the top spot on the World’s 50 Best Restaurants list, was discovered to have suffered a norovirus outbreak, the media response — both mainstream and social — was vast, immediate and nearly gleeful. “Poisoning at ‘World’s Best Restaurant,’” reported France’s Le Point. “World’s Best Restaurant Hit by Vomiting Bug,” said Huffington Post. “Restaurant Leaves Bad Taste with Guests,” giggled the Financial Times.

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Even the World's Top Restaurant is not Immune! 

March 23, 2013

Why Chicken Wings are the Ultimate Food Millennials?

Why Chicken Wings are the Ultimate Food Millennials??

" Millennials are defined as individuals between the ages of 16 and 34. In the United States alone, there are 80 million people in this category. They want to participate, or co-create, in a brand’s marketing. They crave adventure. They look to their peers for affirmation. They turn to social media — Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Tumblr and the like — to express themselves.

March 16, 2013

Among the 15% on Tripadvisor!

I recently got the below email from Tripadvisor on the reviews I have submitted on restaurants, hotels and various attractions. Cant be happier to be among the 15% most read reviewers of all time ! :)
I will def. continuing reviewing places I visit and sharing with you ! Hopefully, be among the 1% as I fulfill my dream in traveling around the world and trying more restaurants!