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THE BEST OF BOTH WORLDS

Updated: May 13, 2019

POSTED ON MARCH 26, 2018


Food and health…I’ve been researching that exciting connection for several decades. Here in Hong Kong, I’m over the moon. Reasons? Firstly It’s the cradle of  Traditional Chinese medicine which believes in the intimate food-health connection. And even more so when I find that  Hong Kong’s most iconic, the oldest heritage hotel has always had a Doctor of  Traditional Chinese medicine in the spa. I book an appointment with Dr Clare Peartson and also take a long lesson from her on Traditional Chinese medicine’s view of Food. Please take a look at the accompanying photograph. It is not only the iconic harbour view of Hong Kong but has been shot from Hong Kong’s most iconic Mandarin Oriental. The dapper Pierre Barthes from France who helms this icon also very strongly believes in Traditional Chinese medicine and it’s belief in the connection between food and health. That this hotel gives equal importance to it’s constellation of ten fabulous restaurants ( three with Michelin  stars) and a Traditional  Chinese Medicine Doctor speaks volumes for this global renowned icon.



On top of the world in Hong Kong: Dr Clare Peartson and Pierre Barhes.

© 2019 by Rashmi Uday Singh

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