Open Farm Community Social Market – worth a visit?

Open Farm Community

It may not be as (i) same calibre as produce market that SOTG used to stroll by every third Saturday of every month when living in North Sydney many years ago; nor (ii) as exotic as the increasingly popular RIPE Market in Dubai during cooler months – though rarely pay visit thanks to the busy morningRead more

Last Quarter 2015 – London, Amsterdam, Istanbul and Singapore: Eat and Run

2015 it's been a 'long walk'

Half of the first month gone in the new year. Somehow I felt a bit behind in moving to 2016 – you know all the good intention and action based things lined up to do. You see last quarter of 2015 have been action packed revolving around traveling, accomplished another city marathon and an ultra-race thatRead more

Run-To-Eat Vacation – A Culinary Guide to Chamonix

Chamonix-Mont Blanc is a paradise that combine French Alps food with adventure outdoor. The foodie scene is strong and exciting as the mountain ranges surrounding it. So my recent trip in late August was a run-to-eat vacation, beside to race in UTMB CCC (more on the latter in next post). The culinary guide provides aRead more

Chamonix, France – training mecca for UTMB CCC

Chamonix, part of Haute-Savoie region in Southern-Eastern France is a trip long-awaited for. With enough qualifying points and after 2 years of applying into Ultra Trail Mont Blanc CCC ultra trail-running race (101km 6000m positive change in 26 hours 30 minutes), I finally got lucky in the draw for August 2015 race. This trip wasRead more