Month: November 2013

Pomelo, The Banjaran, Ipoh, Malaysia

The entrance of the Banjaran never fails to impress. Giant limestone outcrops rise above a hot spring lake and, lush green vegetation invokes thoughts of dinosaur times. At the right time of day you can actually see steam drifting from the water’s surface in wh…

Suffolk House Restaurant, Penang, Malaysia

If you follow The Yum List regularly, you probably guessed by our last write up on Suffolk House Restaurant, that we are pretty excited about the new chef in the kitchen. Gordon Robertson, with a wealth of international experience, is livening up the menu at thi…

Traders Hotel, Yangon, Myanmar

Shwe Dagon Pagoda at Sunset Traders Hotel, Yangon, Myanmar In the newly developing commercial capital of Myanmar, Yangon, there are limited hotels from which to choose.  A couple of restored colonial buildings made into high-end accommodation will leave yo…