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Eating out in Limoges, France: Indulge at “Chez Alphonse”

In a 3-day visit to my  husband’s hometown, we only had one chance to eat out (I must say French hospitality is impeccable and irresistible – we gorged on local foods at friends’ invitations). 412 more words

Travel & Marvel

Chiang Mai moat--

My morning walk in Chiang Mai is a wonderful stroll along the moat and ruins of the ancient city walls that surround the Old Quarter of town.  199 more words


Secret Places: Hanoi (2)

For me the most impressive and the loveliest city in Vietnam is Hanoi. I´ve been there to find some special street food places and traditional vietnamese restaurants. 70 more words


Mr. and Mrs. Wat--

This guy lives right across the street from the entrance to Hotel Rachamankha in Chiang Mai.  He is a tuk-tuk driver.  He has the inside track on snagging farangs like me for rides around the city. 160 more words


12 Hours in Hanoi, Vietnam

I am not going to Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum, I think to myself. I don’t feel like going to Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum. But, I… 1,573 more words


The Chronicles in Hanoi, Vietnam: Because of "Sesuap Burger"

One fine day, when me and the “Free Gifts Queen” gets hungry because we didn’t gets any dinner yet. We waited for another “Anak Dara” in the hostel lobby as we already decided to meet up at the hostel lobby to hunt for a food together. 318 more words


The Chronicles in Hanoi, Vietnam: Bargains, Free Gifts & Shopping!

Hello there! Let’s continue with my story in Vietnam. Seems that I’ve hold it for so long. I know that I’m not really good in bargaining but travel with 2 persons that really like to shop and bargain is some kind of beneficial for me. 232 more words