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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 Many Types of Momos Have You Tried?

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Before I arrived in India, my entire knowledge of Chinese cooking could be summed up as Sweet and Sour Chicken. Or rather, item 37 from the Chinese takeaway ...
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A Malayalee Feast at Hyatt Regency

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Eating Out
At the risk of alienating many of my friends and colleagues in Chennai, I’m about to make a very bold statement. I adore Kerala food. I’ve visited Kerala ...
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10 Places to Visit on the ECR and in Mahabalipuram in One Day

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If you’ve got a free weekend, there is plenty to see and discover along the ECR and in Mahabalipuram. And no, I’m not talking about Dakshina Chitra and ...
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The Art of Pasta with Chef Mauro

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How lucky are we to be living in Chennai? It is a question that I find myself asking over and over again. Excellent weather, amazing food, fantastic people, ...
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Hello Goa! Hyatt Regency Brings Goan Dishes to Chennai

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For many people, Goa is India. White sandy beaches lined with palm trees. Relaxing by the sea at one of the small beach shacks. Ordering the fried fish ...
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Create an Unforgettable Memory of Your Time in Chennai

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Things To Do
One of the problems with expat life is that you often don’t get to fully immerse yourself in the culture in which you are living. We can exist ...
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Chinese Seafood Festival at Hyatt Regency

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There must be an oriental connection in Chennai because every other restaurant you visit will have Chinese dishes on the menu – even the quintessential Sangeethas and Saravana ...
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Let Delhi Come to You at the Hyatt Regency

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Speak to anyone in Chennai who has been to Delhi about the food there and you can watch their eyes glaze over as they relive those happy memories ...
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Easter Brunches in Chennai

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If there’s one thing that all expats in Chennai can agree upon, it’s that when it comes to lazy Sunday brunches, the big hotels have got it covered. ...
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5 Perfect Pubs in Chennai to Grab an After-Work Beer

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Chennai Nightlife
It’s been a long day or a long week. You need to find the perfect pub that serves good food, where the ambiance won’t send you to sleep ...
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