Archives by: Peter Claridge

Peter Claridge

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About the author

Author of the Chennai Expat Guide book, Peter splits his time between writing and discovering new places in India. Somewhere along the way he manages to lead the marketing team at Unmetric. He dreams of one day playing for Manchester United.

Peter Claridge Posts

How Easy is it for Foreigners to Find a Job in Chennai?

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Expat Advice
I’ve been speaking to a number of people recently who come from various backgrounds but they all have a few things in common: One, they are a foreigner ...
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Get Served Authentic Japanese Dishes at Yakiniku

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Eating Out
Japanese food is amazing. Surprisingly, I never knew that until I came to Chennai, but thanks to all the Japanese restaurants in the city, I can now tell ...
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Chef Mauro and Chivas Regal Tickle Taste Buds and Awake the Senses

Eating Out
As I leaned back in my chair, having just enjoyed a three course meal prepared by a Michelin starred chef and now sipping on a Chivas single malt ...
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Detox With Vinotherapy at Hyatt Regency

This is a guest post by my wife, who was invited to review the new Vinotherapy at the Siddha Spa at Hyatt Regency Chennai.   This is going ...
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Guindy Gets a New Pan Asian Restaurant at the Ramada Plaza

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Eating Out
Good news for those of you who live in the south of the city. You now have another five star hotel to choose from when you next go ...
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Bring the Kids to Courtyard Marriott’s All New Family Sunday Brunch

Eating Out
My wife positively skipped through the lobby when we entered the Courtyard Marriot in Chennai. It has been a few years since she did an internship at the ...
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Drama in the Kitchen As Chef Mauro Returns From Italy

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Eating Out
Good news, Italian food lovers! Chef Mauro Ferrari is back in town after spending a few weeks back home in Italy. He’s brought with him several suitcases full ...
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Experience Village Life and Mountain Farming of Wayanad First Hand

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Weekend Getaways
I don’t know about you, but as an expat living in India, I do have a tendency to travel around India in a bit of a bubble. Flights ...
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63 Things You Need To Know Before Moving to Chennai

Expat Life
Moving to Chennai? I counted exactly 63 things* you need to know before you move to the city. If you’ve got any more suggestions, leave them in the ...

Oktoberfest Comes to Chennai

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Chennai Nightlife Eating Out
You know your culture has gone global when a sleepy city in the South East corner of India decides to host its own Oktoberfest. If the people of ...
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