What and Where to Eat in Istanbul, Turkey

12. April 2012 Istanbul, Turkey 3
The fastest way to my heart is through my stomach; feed me while we’re in a place I’ve never been before and we’ll forever be friends. Certainly the fastest way to learn about a culture is through its food, and often that begins on its bustling streets. Francine, Lucy, Justin and I spent a long ...

Where to eat in Bangkok, Thailand: Damnoen Saduak Floating Market

29. October 2011 Thailand 0
My Bangkok trip this past summer was a reunion for me and my old friends from my first high school. (I say first because I moved to the States to start sophomore year.) The last time I was in the Philippines was almost three years ago when my older brother got married. I saw my ...

Where to Eat in Singapore: Golden Mile Food Centre

22. September 2011 Singapore 4
Okay, let’s divide and conquer. As soon as Ari said those words, I immediately knew I was with the right people to eat with at Singapore’s Golden Mile Food Centre. I had done my online research before I flew to Singapore fron New York City and noted the stalls that were must-visits and the dishes ...

Where to eat in Boulder, Colorado: Jax Fish House

01. June 2011 Colorado 0
I was coming off eating a lot of burgers the few days before my flight to Boulder when Jax Fish House was added by Michelle to my list of places to eat because I had expressed interest in eating more seafood. Seafood! In Colorado! A land surrounded not by water but by the snow-capped Rockies, ...

Where to eat in San Francisco, California: flour + water

23. February 2011 California 1
I will never understand why San Franciscans stand in line to eat at any restaurant, but it seemed to me that if you wanted to eat at a highly-regarded place in the Bay area, waiting for a seat was just a given. Everywhere I went, there was always at least ten people ahead of me ...