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Beware dog lovers...

VIETNAM | Sun, 9 May 2010 | By colleen_finn | Views [1461] | Comments [4]

Dog lovers, beware. You may want to skip this post. Okay, well don't say I didn't warn you. But in the vein of "when in Rome," I experienced my first taste of a local delicacy: dog meat. Yes, really. Trust me, I felt more skittish about ... Read more >

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Living la vida locust...

CAMBODIA | Thu, 6 May 2010 | By colleen_finn | Views [1520] | Comments [1]

After the last post, I thought it was time for something light. Something crunchy. Something chock-full of yummy protein. I mentioned that the heat was interfering with my appetite. Well, I'm happy to report that it didn't last long. It returned in ... Read more >

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Food, wonderful food...

INDIA | Thu, 9 Apr 2009 | By colleen_finn | Views [4448]

Indian cuisine proves that there are hundreds of different uses for lentils, and most of them don't involve soup. I haven't tried all the options yet, but I am slowly making my way through them. I particularly like a well-made dal (a lentil puree), scooped ... Read more >

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mango power!

NEW ZEALAND | Tue, 11 Mar 2008 | By xocolata | Views [788]

omg, it's sooooo true! once u tried mangos here, u'll never wanna eat that shite again u get in tschöööörmänie (germany)! red and yellow on the outside (not green!) and soft and juicy and tasty inside... omg, what a heavenly taste...   wanna have ... Read more >

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Won't eat at Burger King

COSTA RICA | Sun, 9 Mar 2008 | By ryanj_clark | Views [991] | Comments [1]

So I was in a rush to go to the bathroom (1 of many times) and I had to jump into Burger King to drop a duece.  In Costa Rica you are supposed to put the toilet paper in the trash can rather than in the toilet because of their lack of sewage.  So after ... Read more >

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One of those for the price of a cup of coffee things

AUSTRALIA | Wed, 5 Mar 2008 | By marge | Views [900] | Comments [4]

I got this off of Ellen's facebook and it's pretty neat. http://www.freerice.com/index.php It reminded me of this: "Kind of. My mom adopted him from Sally Struthers like years ago.One of those "For the cost of a cup of coffee a day"... Read more >

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Day of laziness

CANADA | Wed, 5 Mar 2008 | By mel_mel | Views [957]

So……where was I? When I woke up this morning, I was ex-haust-ed. Staying up so freaking late (yes, 2am is late. I don’t care what you say) just buggered me. It may have been having to put up with an American who didn’t know what kind of snow he ... Read more >

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Baipai cooking school

THAILAND | Sat, 1 Mar 2008 | By ickis | Views [1271] | Comments [3]

This morning I went to the Baipai cooking school and learnt four thai recipes. We did a topping for rice crackers with pork and prawn in a yummy sauce, pomelo salad, musaman curry and stir-fried chicken with basil. The class was really well done. There ... Read more >

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Birds Nests & Steam Boat

SINGAPORE | Tue, 26 Feb 2008 | By rosibud | Views [1310]

We are staying at the New 7th Storey Hotel here in Singapore.   I don’t know why its called that as its 54 years old and has 8 stories.   But anyway.. It’s across the park from the KTV Top One Karaoke Bar where you can sing all you want from 11am-7pm ... Read more >

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Singapore Chilli Mudcrab

SINGAPORE | Mon, 25 Feb 2008 | By rosibud | Views [2639]

Last night we went to Newton Circus Food Market.   It’s a massive open air arena of food.    We caught the train to Newton and as we walked across the overpass toward Newton circus we started to smell the chilli and the fish sauce and the grilled ... Read more >

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Barbies (not the kind with pink plastic heels)

AUSTRALIA | Sun, 24 Feb 2008 | By marge | Views [772] | Comments [3]

Really tired. Today was the bbq with other residents of Burwood Student Living... good food and good people generally. It was a nice day.  Not hot at all and breezy.  Warm if you stayed in the sun but a bit chilly in the shade. Guaranteed nothing ... Read more >

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Waking up with the sun?

AUSTRALIA | Sun, 17 Feb 2008 | By marge | Views [648]

It's 9:06 am and Lindsay and I are all showered and dressed and have eaten our breakfast of cold left over pizza and we're about to head out and try to find a grocery store.  Can you believe we got up at 7:30?  It's not even explained by jet lag...... Read more >

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mi novio, mis amigas y yo en la xampagneria!

SPAIN | Wed, 13 Feb 2008 | By celine_in_barcelona | Views [5855] | Comments [5]

Hola! het is weer tijd voor een berichtje! Ik zit inmiddels weer in een nieuwe kamer. een stuk groter dan de vorige met lekker veel zonlicht en een eigen balkonnetje. En leuke huisgenoten! twee franse jongens en een pools meisje. Heel gezellig en ... Read more >

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Quakers and the Monteverde Cheese Factory

COSTA RICA | Tue, 12 Feb 2008 | By sregevig | Views [2702]

Chocolate cheese anyone?  They really did have it, along with smoked gouda, swiss, Monte Rico (my favorite), and cheddar.  The chocolate cheese really did taste like a combination of both.  But no, I didn't walk out with a package of it.  The ice cream ... Read more >

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Our tasty, cheesey, winey, chocolatey end

AUSTRALIA | Wed, 6 Feb 2008 | By dazey311 | Views [2433] | Comments [1]

Day 29 It’s still raining on Day 29 and I have a sneaking suspicion it will be until I drop Nomalita off at Traveller’s Autobarn. It doesn’t matter today though — we’re going winetasting. Daniel goes for a swim and a sauna in the morning while ... Read more >

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Transvestites & mutton gravy part II

INDIA | Sun, 3 Feb 2008 | By tash | Views [1519] | Comments [1]

OK, due to computer/power supply issues, the last post was cut short, so now to return to my story. Apols for typos, I am using a keyboard with the letters painted on with nailpolish: Earlier in the day as I was walking through the markets in the old ... Read more >

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Queso, queso, queso!

SPAIN | Thu, 31 Jan 2008 | By bronhinton | Views [2147] | Comments [1]

I am in a state of euphoria right now. Why? Because of food, of course! Let me set the scene... Bronwen walks to the Mambo Tango Hostel counter to speak to Marina, the receptionist, about food. Bronwen : Hola, Marina. I was wondering if you could ... Read more >

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Le Cirque. Nobu...Yep it can only mean one thing...Restaurant week in NYC!

AUSTRALIA | Wed, 30 Jan 2008 | By sy | Views [642]

The rumours are true! It is indeed restaurant week in New York City. As a budding food critic and self proclaimed connoiseur of all things gastronomical there is nothing more exciting than being able to go to a 3 star restaurant in New York and eat a ... Read more >

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ITALY | Wed, 30 Jan 2008 | By enpowell | Views [555] | Comments [3]

Thanks for all the birthday wishes yesterday! It ended up being a great day-we got an apartment! It is very cute, fairly close to the school, and we can move in tomorrow night! Once we move in and get internet, I will put up some pictures of the apartment ... Read more >

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Fifties - Best Burgers and Shake!

BRAZIL | Tue, 29 Jan 2008 | By abelaine | Views [1047]

Our favourite place to eat in Sao Paulo is "Fifties".  It has great Cheese Salada (Cheese Burgers) - the best ever tasted in fact, excellent Chicken burgers.  However what brigns Briel back again and again is:  The best onion rings we have ... Read more >

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