A Chinese Family’s Duty : Gluttony

A Chinese Family’s Duty : Gluttony

Posted by on May 24, 2015 in Travelogue | 10 Comments

gluttony \ˈglət-nē, ˈglə-tə-nē\ – the act or habit of eating and drinking too much It took about 45 minutes from when we stepped off the train for the feeding frenzy to begin. And it continued, full speed ahead, for the rest of our 30-hour stay in Liu Bo 寮步. We had taken the train from Hong […]

The Coffeehouses of Hanoi

The Coffeehouses of Hanoi

Posted by on May 11, 2015 in Inspiration from the Road, Kitchen | 6 Comments

The main streets of Hanoi revolve around speed. The large arteries clogged with traffic and action somehow ebb and flow with a dizzying lightness, a blur of motorcycles, rickshaws and pedestrians zooming around in between. The smaller veins are still calm, occasionally a cyclist passes by and in the small park on the corner, men […]