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Night Market in Pai, Thailand

THAILAND | Sunday, 24 Jan 2016 | Views [490]

Markets remain one of my favorite ways to experience a place. From the chaotic  Jemaa el Fna  in Marrakech, to the hip Saturday market in Portland, Oregon, to the genteel  weekend markets  of Europe, the community that gathers around ... Read more >

Tags: cuisine, food, markets, night market, noodles, pai, rivers, thailand


Bangalore: Vidyarthi Bhavan

INDIA | Tuesday, 12 Jan 2016 | Views [277]

 The clock struck 2:25 and the crowd swelled behind us, fifteen more people pouring into the waiting area from the sidewalk and joining our relaxed group of twenty. They brought an energy with them, an urgency, and many of the previously calm families ... Read more >

Tags: bangalore, cuisine, dosa, food, india, restaurants


Beyond the "Wild Beauty"

MONTENEGRO | Sunday, 8 Nov 2015 | Views [408]

It felt unbalanced to post about Montenegro's glorious natural spaces without mentioning my experience with the cuisine, people and history, as these factors shape a place as much as geography, if not more. It's worth mentioning the powerful factor ... Read more >

Tags: cuisine, culture, food, history, montenegro, people


Western Australia: The Hub Grill

NEW ZEALAND | Tuesday, 17 Mar 2015 | Views [684]

Tucked away in a residential neighborhood in far south Perth, The Hub Grill doesn't make a very good first impression. With only a handful of tables in the small space and a tiny kitchen behind the cash register, we were a little worried it wouldn't ... Read more >

Tags: food, friends, perth, restaurants, western australia


Moroccan Hospitality

MOROCCO | Saturday, 18 Jan 2014 | Views [270]

"Emma, you come help," says Ezzhora, assertive but smiling. I had asked to help with the cooking before lunch, but she insisted I join her son Mohamed for a walk around their neighborhood. Eager to contribute, I jumped from my seat at the table and ... Read more >

Tags: cultural exchange, food, goodness, hospitality


Stand No. 1

MOROCCO | Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014 | Views [260]

At Stand No. 1 in the Jemaa el Fna food market, there is an old chef who is missing most of his front top teeth. I know this because I've been to Stand No. 1 almost every night for the past week, slipping discretely onto one of the black vinyl benches.... Read more >

Tags: food, food markets, hospitality, morocco


La France Profonde

FRANCE | Thursday, 3 Oct 2013 | Views [466]

Soggy clumps of the floral wallpaper fall onto my forearm as I shove the paint scraper upward against the wall. The muted green and pastel pink pattern, once so popular decades ago, now gives way to the soft, white plaster beneath it.  "Shit," ... Read more >

Tags: culture, dinner parties, food, france, french, french food, language, soup, wine



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