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What's the wackiest fruit you've ever eaten?

Going to a grocery store or market in the Tropics is like going on a safari. While the particular grocery store I frequented in Medellín could easily pass for any market in North America (fans of Oreos and Doritos would not be left wanting), the produce section drew me in every time with it’s captivating colors, smells and shapes. 593 more words


Kadayawan in Manila (with a Durian Shake Recipe)

I missed the Kadayawan Festival in Davao by a week. I still have classes to teach, and making up for missed classes near the end of the term is just impractical, so I had to give up a trip to Davao and just enjoy the pasalubong I would receive afterwards. 362 more words

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A pink lake in Africa

Now, imagine a pink lake ….. Lake Rebta (Lac Rose in French) is situated not far from Dakar in Senegal. It is salty. Veeery salty. 355 more words