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.
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.