The Longest Night Market in Kuala Lumpur at Taman Connaught

The 2km long Taman Connaught Night Market (Pasar Malam), perhaps the largest night market in entire Malaysia opens its gates after sunset on every Wednesday and lasts till Midnight. The entire market serves as a Street Food lover’s paradise. I was lucky enough to walk through the entire market, and document every food item that…

Nuhash Polli: A Photographic Journey

Nuhash Polli, now a serene picnic spot, was founded in 1987 by prolific writer and visionary filmmaker, the late Humayun Ahmed. Nuhash Polli was Humayun Ahmed’s private getaway spot where he used to spend most of the last years of his life. As a director, he used this heavenly location to shoot most of his…

Bela Sheshe Food Court: Why it’s the Best

Food Courts or Hawker Centers are quite popular all around Asia for their large variety of inexpensive food offerings. In Dhaka, most of the food courts are in one way or the other, linked with a large shopping mall or shopping area. In the past, the primary purpose of food courts in Bangladesh was to…

Khulna: A Culinary Journey

For travelers, perhaps the sole reason to visit Khulna is to explore the majestic beauty of the Sundarbans, world’s largest mangrove forest. While that is definitely a ‘must-visit’ for everyone, the food in Khulna, especially within the Khulna district should not be underestimated. Before my trip, I honestly did not have much of an idea…

12 Items to Try at Bashundhara City Food Court

Whether it be a large meal after an entire day of shopping or simply a casual hangout with friends and loved ones, food courts at shopping malls have been a major source of recreation for the consumers’ dining needs in the 21st century. In Dhaka, the food court at Bashundhara City Shopping Mall has added…

11 Delicious Snacks at Jalan Alor, KL

Jalan Alor is one of the most vibrant night street food markets in Asia. Located in the Bukit Bintang area, this street lights up at dusk and serves its hungry bunch of customers till late at night. A good time to visit this street would be after 11 pm. Whenever I visit Malaysia, I visit…

Journey to find the Best ‘Ikan Bakar’ in KL

I have visited Malaysia a number of times and one of the most delicious Malay food items that I tried each time was ‘Ikan Bakar’, which is a grilled and roasted seafood dish. The dish is traditionally made by roasting seafood with different kinds of sauces, especially Soy sauce and Sambal Chili sauce. The best…

4 Best Places to Eat Lasagna in Dhaka

Lasagna is probably one of the oldest forms of pasta in the world. I first heard of this meat and cheese filled delight from the cartoon ‘Garfield’. I was never a big fan of the show but the way Garfield’s love for lasagne was portrayed, made me want to try it. Fun Fact: ‘Lasagne’ is…

24 Hour Halal Food Tour of Bangkok

It is a well known fact that Thai people eat 6 meals a day (at least) and there’s no reason why they shouldn’t. The choices are abundant and wherever you go there’s something delicious on every street corner. Being a Muslim, it might be difficult for you to pick and choose from the great variety…

6 Burgers You Must Eat in Dhaka

What makes a burger ‘Great’? Is it the texture of the bun or the tenderness and juiciness of the meat inside? Is it the perfection of the patty or the sauce that swirls around within? The reality is, even if you follow a recipe word to word, the odds are that the burger won’t be…

Boat Noodle Alley

The boat noodle alley used to be a famous alleyway in Bangkok where they served noodle dishes from boats floating on the nearby canals. At present,  it has  transformed into a bunch of restaurants right beside the canal. I had at least 10-12 bowls of beef noodle soup before I decided to call it a…

Duck Noodles at Newton Food Centre

Newton Food Centre is a tourist favorite. Mainly because it offers delicious food in prices affordable for all, which is not the case for most food places in Singapore. The noodles were covered in a spicy broth and topped with pieces of tender duck breast. They also provided a whole lot of extra sauce which…