Central Asia Food

What to Eat in Central Asia

Central Asian food like Uzbek, Kyrgyz or Kazakh cuisine is something you don’t usually encounter abroad not even in big cities. Not sure what the reason is, my guess is it has something to do with what makes Central Asia unique: the mixing of cultures. Central Asia was always a mixing …

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The Small Central Asia Loop

Douglas Coupland called it “Expatriate Solipsism”: going to a destination one thought was undiscovered only to find lots of people like yourself. Pretty much all parts of South-East Asia and many other destinations are like that now, providing a comfy hostel and fellow travellers to chat with. If one really …

Peru: Lovin’ Lima

Eating our way through Peru’s capital. Lima is renouned for being a ‘foodies dream.’ After only two short days in the capital …

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Laos: Vang Vieng

Oh Vang Vieng, you do evoke strong emotions from backpackers passing through. Usually I would say bipolar. Just looking out the window …