The Mighty Chatuchak

No, it’s not the mascot of a little league hockey team in Canada. Or the name of some mythical beast. Chatuchak Market in Bangkok is the epitome of weekend markets – so much so that it’s like getting lost in the maze of Ancient Crete, except one would hope that the Minotaur isn’t waiting at…

I Instagram Food Like Others Instagram Selfies

I am a shameless Instagrammer of food, especially local food. Not because I want to look cool and be all like “oooh, look at what I ate today!” (not in the LEAST, she writes with a hint of sarcastic humor) but because, in my mind, food is so indicative of local culture. In my opinion,…

In the Words of Forrest Gump…Like Peas and Carrots

I can’t keep up a blog to save my life. Since I won’t be updating any more on Sri Lanka, or my combo EARCOS-Bangkok and Japan trip over spring break, I can move on and actually post new and relevant travel stories. This brings me to current day – graduate school in Bangkok. I suppose…