Relae has it all; the food, the location, and the people watching. Starting with the people, the table across from us were locals, dressed in jeans and flannel shirts who just ate and drank. Two Japanese girls at the table next to us were focused on taking pictures of each other and the food. They barely […]
Our first night in Penang, and we are so excited to step out to try the food! If there was ever a place where a person could sample food from around the world, it’s Penang. As a major shipping port for hundreds of years, many nationalities like the Chinese, Thai, Indian and Malay settled here […]
“If we’re going to spend 2 weeks somewhere, why don’t we just go to Asia?” And so our Honeymoon trip has been recreated as Part 1: Birthday trip.
Aldea Corazon may be in the heart of the tourist district in Playa del Carmen, but it serves authentic Mexican cuisine at affordable prices.
Another Dominican Moment… It’s payday, and even though fast food joints are everywhere in the States, it’s a real treat to eat at Burger King once a month. Puerto Plata only has two American fast food places: Burger King and Pizza Hut. KFC is an hour away. Many Dominicans, children and adults, celebrate their birthday […]
Mom visited me in Cofresi, west of Puerto Plata, for just over a week. She would spend her mornings out on the peninsula painting where the dogs could run wild while I was at work kickstarting the day. I showed her how to scout out the fresh mangos that had fallen from the […]
The food is cheap in the DR, so going out was more of a routine than a special occasion.