Beijing Restaurants: Strata 2016

Here’s a partial list of the many memorable restaurants we visited in Beijing during the week of Strata 2016: Sichuan Provincial Government Restaurant (Chuan Ban): The office canteen of the Sichuan provincial government office in Beijing. We went here twice! Once on our own (via a local search engine), the second time was with aContinue reading “Beijing Restaurants: Strata 2016”

Kuala Lumpur and Malacca City

The week before Strata+Hadoop World in Singapore, we snuck up the Malaysia for a quick vacation. The food in Malaysia – particularly at hawker (food) courts – was outstanding. We stayed in Petaling Jaya (“PJ”) an area that young professionals and families seem to favor. Below are some highlights: Just rolled into … Kuala LumpurContinue reading “Kuala Lumpur and Malacca City”

Singapore Eats

This year marks the debut of Strata+Hadoop World in Singapore, and I decided to spend most of this week checking out the city and visiting with friends. Below are some of the places that I’ll be recommending to friends and Strata attendees: After some A/B testing, I lean towards white pepper crabs – isContinue reading “Singapore Eats”