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Stew of the Month – Gil Delos Santos

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How did your yachting career first begin? I shifted from cruise ships to yachting to have more liberty.   What did you do before yachting? After getting a bachelors degree in Hospitality, I mainly helped my parents run our small hotel business in the Philippines, until I got the opportunity ... Read More »

From Ship to Shore

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Every month I interview someone who has made the transition from working and living on a yacht to a land-based life. This month I spoke with Abby Sansgster, who now runs a beauty salon in New Zealand. Having worked on Cruise Ships for 2 years as a Beauty Therapist, it ... Read More »

Sake…..what’s it all about?


Sake, often called rice-wine given its similarities with wine, is a beverage fermented from rice. Unfortunately many consumers have been misled by Asian distilled products served by many establishments in the past decades. Sake is in fact not a wine, a spirit, nor a beer but a unique beverage from ... Read More »



  Thai showcooking dinner event on 5th November Thai workshop with dinner on 12th November 19th and 26th morning with lunch and afternoon with dinner, Contact Natalie at Asian Inspiration Cooking on 691995888…. Read More »

Galley Goddess

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  A young Korean couple are lying in bed when the guys starts farting incessantly. ….¨That’s disgusting!¨the girl complains. ¨It’s the dog¨ proclaims the guy. ¨Don’t blame him¨ she replies, ¨he was cooked perfectly¨. Boom Boom… that’s the end of the joke, not naughty old tyrant, Kim up to his ... Read More »

From Ship to Shore

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Every month I interview someone who has made the transition from working and living on a yacht to a land-based life. This month I spoke with Anna Sinclair, who has set up her own personal training business in London.   How long did you work in yachting? Can you tell ... Read More »

Galley Goddess Oct 15

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Well, congratulations – you’ve survived the season – it’s over! You’ve slaved in the galley for days, months, eons and finally, yes, finally smiled that crazy maniac smile whilst waving off the last charter guests. Byeeeeee! YES! Now you are quietly marvelling to yourself that a) you’ve avoided that mental ... Read More »

Table Ready


For the perfect lunch or dinner table setting, be it casual or formal, make sure you have a wide variety of decorative elements available to you. We prefer placemats over tablecloths since tablecloths are more difficult to store, clean, and many times they need to be tailor-made. Placemats are much ... Read More »