Sunday 14 April 2024

Indonesian arisan... another amazing feast of Asian mains & French desserts. Best of both worlds - nom, nom, nom! tongue

Friday 12 April 2024

Lunch at Le Comptoir des Colibris, Cologne (France!) Lovely ambience in this old town square on a sunny spring day.

Thursday 11 April 2024

Post ride apperos in the sun followed by delicious plate of chicken & veggie fried rice. Thanks chef! smile

Wednesday 10 April 2024

Lunch at La Fabrique des Colibris, Mauvezin. Love finding a great menu du jour - was absolutely delicious! Nom! tongue

Wednesday 6 March 2024

Apres ski treats of, erm, noodle soup & martabak? Erm, as you do in, erm, a half Indonesian house in France? wink

Sunday 14 January 2024

Many people having same brunch dish in this bar so followed on: ham & cheese tortilla. + croquettes for Pratiwi. Yum!

Sunday 24 December 2023

Xmas eve lunch of tartiflette, while enjoying glorious sunshine at Payolle. Cheeky cold one to cool off! wink Cheers!

Friday 1 December 2023

Big chain hotel breakfast: mountains of food & loads of choice but zero character & not as tasty as others this trip.

Tuesday 28 November 2023

Family feast of Chinese takeaway. Dad never made dessert when I was a kid but his cheesecake was amazing. Well done!

Sunday 19 November 2023

Invited to neighbours for Sunday roast. OMG! The best roast lamb & Yorkshire puddings. Nom, nom, nom! Thanks guys! grin

Sunday 12 November 2023

Indo gathering in France. Just back from trip to Bali so went (almost) straight to what French do best: dessert! wink

Wednesday 1 November 2023

Dinner before heading to airport. This roadside warung had the best BBQ chicken! Ginger tea from cart nextdoor. Nom!

Tuesday 31 October 2023

Five star hotel breakie. Oh my! Small selection from 2 mornings here. Yes, was much more I didn't photograph! Nom! tongue

Monday 30 October 2023

Dinner and a show. Take your photo with the cast. Isn't that what old people do?! Oh dear! wink

Saturday 28 October 2023

Wait a second, where there's a market isn't there, FOOD!? wink So many choices but martabak pandan keju susu the best!

Friday 27 October 2023

Didn't have high hopes for eating by Besakih temple (tourist spot) but super yum, esp. the chicken fritter things! tongue

Wednesday 25 October 2023

Very pleasant setting for lunch but food toned down for tourists. Guess we can't always eat by the roadside though wink

Tuesday 24 October 2023

Last dinner with Meli, Dody & Sam. Been a great week but go our separate ways tomorrow. Happy & sad at the same time.

Tuesday 24 October 2023

Watching Suwardi siblings order takeaway is hilarious wink For them it's: Serious? Exciting? Pensive? All the above? grin

Monday 23 October 2023

Remember our all you can eat lunch? No, nobody here does either! wink Small supper I was just given. Best noodles ever!

Monday 23 October 2023

Lunch at Grand Puncak Sari, Kintamani. Breathtaking views + as much as you can eat = spent quite some time here! grin

Sunday 22 October 2023

After that lunch feast let's have a light dinner... said no-one ever on this trip!! wink Fish, noodles, rice & chicken.

Sunday 22 October 2023

Wonderful lunch at Warong Legong. As I joked: would you like some fried chicken with your chilli? Superbly spicy! grin

Saturday 21 October 2023

Simple lunch from noodle takeaway chain Bakmi GM. Very filling, especially after last night! No more eating today...

Friday 20 October 2023

More of Pratiwi's family joined us today... any excuse for a feast, right? grin Huge takeaway from Wong Solo. Nom! tongue

Friday 20 October 2023

Today's lunch: more babi guling & satay from another resto. 3 different pork nibbles. Many tropical fruits to finish.

Thursday 19 October 2023

Lunch of fried chicken, soup & salad from Ayam Goreng Suharti + babi guling (pork) from second random local warung.

Wednesday 18 October 2023

After breakie by the beach... picked up a few more dishes to take home for an early lunch. Holiday theme emerging? wink

Wednesday 18 October 2023

Breakfast treats from beach side food cart & warung. Chicken bun & roll then pork satay, soup & sambal. Hit the spot!

Tuesday 17 October 2023

Family dinner at Warung Blanjong. Waaay too fancy to call itself a warung TBH but great food so we'll let them off wink

Tuesday 17 October 2023

Away from touristy seafront cafes: lunch of 'nasi campur bali' (rice, egg, chicken, veggies & sambal) Nom! tongue

Sunday 15 October 2023

First long haul flight in 8 years! Started well with apperos & dinner, although you know how these things go... wink

Tuesday 3 October 2023

Lunch at Restaurant Orialde, Ochagavia. Nice rustic vibe here. Dessert a stand out - love Spanish cheesecake. Nom! tongue

Saturday 30 September 2023

Another sublime lunch at Auberge d'Ahusquy. Yes, you correctly counted drinks followed by 4 courses! Nom! tongue

Tuesday 12 September 2023

Lunch at Lou Bigourdan. Cheers! Spot the off menu dessert. Tiramisu was fantastic too, mind. Best to try both, ja? wink

Tuesday 27 June 2023

Lunch @ Centre Routier l'Imprevu. 5 courses for 14.50. Very nice, esp. the cheese board. Must be bargain of the trip!

Thursday 22 June 2023

Obligatory, 'seek out Asian food whenever in a town larger than we are used to' lunch photo. Yin Ba, Annecy. Nom! tongue

Tuesday 20 June 2023

Passing Geneva so went looking for a good curry house. 'Bollywood' just over the border in Gaillard. Nom, nom, nom tongue

Wednesday 14 June 2023

Lunch by a random rest spot in Switzerland. After stopping noticed a nearby restaurant was popular so ducked in. Nom!

Friday 9 June 2023

When lunch terrace has red shades - argh! Very nice steak & crepe/pizza thing + ice cream & soft cheese dessert. Nom!

Thursday 2 March 2023

Lunch @ Lou Bigourdan. Very tasty menu & good value. BTW, it looks veggie but don't worry, plenty of meat in there smile

Thursday 22 December 2022

Lunch in Koh Samui. No silly... a restaurant named Koh Samui, not the actual island! wink Nom, nom, nom! tongue

Sunday 13 November 2022

Today's lunch from the road: Lebanese in Mauvezin. Nice enough, but suspect menu is watered down for French tastes.

Thursday 10 November 2022

Sublime lunch at La Table de Michele, Campsas. Love random finds like this. Lucky we didn't fancy a bottle of wine wink

Friday 21 October 2022

When 'special meat' at lunch turns out to be tripe. Doh! Lucky Asian wife took that & rest of meal was delish. Phew!

Thursday 20 October 2022

Post ride late lunch (late even in Spain!). Rolling hills & coastal views from today's spot & we're only people here.

Tuesday 18 October 2022

Lunchtime bargain: 3 courses + beer + coffee for 14E. Generous portions too, now absolutely stuffed! Nom, nom, nom tongue

Sunday 16 October 2022

Dinner at La Tasca de Ana, Jaca. Wonderful little tapas bar. Great food, nice cosy atmosphere. Love it smile

Thursday 22 September 2022

Dinner in Maison Bonnet, Itxassou. Really great flavours & beautifully presented. Nom, nom, nom! tongue

Wednesday 21 September 2022

Auberge d'Ahusquy. Spectacular views. Unbelievable food. Enough said.