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Chiang Mai

By now, anyone who is interested in restaurant news knows that when the originally illustrious Kao Soy opened in Red Hook, Brooklyn, it was much lauded, but then drumroll… a parting of the ways occurred less than a year after it opened. 726 more words

Casual

Cartagena, Santa Marta, and Minca, Colombia

Greetings from Colombia..

I came with no reservations and 2 weeks to fit as much travel in as possible. I arrived in Cartagena and jumped in a cab and headed to the watch tower at the entrance of the walled city. 525 more words

Budget Travel

Oh Gee Babu Ji

Babu Ji

I opened the door and stepped into the small crowd waiting for tables. But I didn’t care who was ahead of me or how long I might have to wait (not long at all as it happened), because I was in swoon mode. 839 more words

Manhattan

Hoi An, Vietnam - One bucket too many

I woke up several times in the night boiling hot with the air con not working properly. It was a relaxing morning just chilling out by the pool and around noon a few of us walked over to the sandwich shop from the previous day. 665 more words

Asia

Be Loyal to the Nightmare You've Chosen

Lately, I’ve developed a bit of a fixation with Anthony Bourdain. You may know him from either of his television shows, No Reservations or Parts Unknown… 557 more words

Have Fun. Always Always Always Have Fun.

Bruno Pizza

Sometimes you light a fire with a match and sometimes you get really lucky and a couple of talented chefs rub their hands together and sparks fly. 776 more words

Manhattan

If You Can't Go To The Mountain, Bring The Mountain To You.

Dhaulagiri Kitchen

It’s been fairly well covered in the press but you wouldn’t know it had already been discovered by slipping through the door. In fact, you would just assume that you had mistakenly entered the back entrance of someone’s kitchen and as you glanced nervously for someone to apologize to, the lovely chef/owner, Kamladidi would take your arm, smile and point to the one table for you to sit at. 668 more words

Casual