Food: Chapels on Whatley
Chapels on Whatley, apart from being a former funeral parlour, is an emporium of antique furniture from Tibet, Mongolia, Japan and China. And now it's spread its wings to become a neighbourhood cafe where an east-meets-west fusion menu reflects those ...
Istanbul shopping guide: bazaars and beyond
Buying a carpet is an involved process and one which takes ... You wash it away – it comes back.” Inside the Grand Bazaar, the owner-jeweller at Necef (Cevahir Bedesteni Sk 123; 513 0372) produces his Ottoman and nature-inspired creations ...
End of an antique era
"Then, Ireland ran out of furniture," Mr Smith recalls with a smile, "so he looked around for a while and found a couple of interesting Asian painted tables ... The store then sold antique furniture from Tibet, Mongolia, China, Korea and Japan.
Where to Find Chinese New Year Treats in Toronto
Lum also tipped us off that grocers go all-out to get top-notch meat and produce, so this is a particularly good time of year to go food shopping in Chinatown and at Asian supermarkets ... dumplings resembles a kind of antique Chinese currency.