Eating my way through Yaowarat, Bangkok’s Chinatown

Bangkok, Thailand – February 2019 It was the last day of the conference I was attending in Bangkok, and I found myself looking for something to do for a few hours. After scrolling through a few sites online, I zeroed in on a guided tour showcasing the street food of Yaowarat, the city’s Chinatown. HavingContinue reading “Eating my way through Yaowarat, Bangkok’s Chinatown”

How Ipoh got its groove back

Ipoh, Malaysia – September 2019 During a short stopover in Kuala Lumpur recently, my parents and I took my grandmother on a day trip to Ipoh, which is a two hour drive away (not counting potential traffic jam delays). The state capital of Perak and Malaysia’s third largest city, Ipoh sits nestled in amongst toweringContinue reading “How Ipoh got its groove back”