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Boiling Eggs at Sankhampang

During my stay in Chiang Mai I decided to start one of my days with hard-boiled eggs at the Sankhampang hot springs.  Take a look at this relaxing experience.

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Daily Prompt: Places

When I saw this theme “places” so many ideas jumped to my mind.  I have traveled the world quite a bit and thought maybe I should show my favorite places.  However, having spent the past 7 months in Hong Kong after being away for 12 years has made me open my eyes to the beauty […]

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Lunch with the Giant Buddha of Lantau

I head towards Lantau, a small island just south west of Hong Kong.  Awaiting me there is a giant buddha, said to be one of the largest in the world, and a vegetarian meal fit for a monk! Hope you all enjoy!

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Positano Goodies

Positano, Italy is a place unlike any other.  I waited so many years to visit this part of Italy and was worried that my anticipation would disappoint me when I actually arrived there.  The truth is the moment I stepped foot in Positano it completely charmed me.  It is a small picturesque town located along […]

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Wild Wild West

Rarely do I ever give a bad review.  I don’t think I have had such terrible service in a restaurant in my entire life.  I am not exaggerating.  I am a pretty patient person when it comes to most things.  I am not one of those diners in a restaurant that keep complaining or put […]

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Eating at the Peak of Thailand

Doi Inthanon National Park is not far from Chiang Mai and definitely well worth visiting.  It houses Thailand’s highest peak at 2,565 meters (8,400 ft).  Unfortunately, I wasn’t feeling too well that day and was not able to see everything I wanted.  Being the gourmand that I am, I ate something bad the night before and […]

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Best Of 2012, Best of Me

At the beginning of every new year, I like to look back on the previous year and see all that I have experienced and learned.  I feel it is important for us to do this not only to appreciate what we have gone through but to also glean from what experiences we have had and […]

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Eating my Way Around Streets of Chiang Mai

There are street foods in most Asian countries you travel to but for Thai people it is engrained in their culture.  Local Thais love their street food and I can understand why.  Absolutely great tasting food for as little as 10 baht?  Affordable and delectable.  Just for your reference, 40 baht is approximately equivalent to […]

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Off to Chiang Mai

Farewell Hong Kong for now.  I am off to Chiang Mai for 10 glorious days.  I have been looking forward to this trip for awhile now since I planned it.  I have visited Thailand multiple times but never to Chiang Mai.  Just wanted to let you all know so you don’t think I have disappeared. […]

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L’Antica Pizzeria Da Michele

  I visit L’Antica Pizzeria Da Michele to get a true taste of Neapolitan Pizza.  Due to its popularity I waited approximately one hour before I was seated; was the wait worth it?

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