Category Archives: International

Look at it as an Adventure

This morning, I came across this video: Ten Roads You Would Never Want to Drive On. It reminded me of many of the roads I’ve been on in my travels. –the narrow and winding mountain roads with no guardrails in … Continue reading

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When I was in South Africa, I saw this goat house… But I have never seen goats in trees… Tree goats in Morocco.  Filmed by Michael Chinnici

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Le Méridien, Phuket Beach Resort

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Although this is a hotel chain, it was pure luxury, relaxation, and personal service.  I only spent four days here, but they were fabulous.  I had a different spa treatment each day.  The wonderful people working here went out of … Continue reading

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Move over Stone Cold Creamery

In Thailand they actually make the ice cream right in front of you.  If you can’t get to Thailand right away, the Ice Pan, in Las Vegas, uses this Thai process.

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Another Fishing Method

Found this video on Youtube. Okay, now that she’s caught them what will she do with them? The red belly piranha is edible!  They are found near the shores of Peru and Brazil.  They are generally grilled or smoked.  Even … Continue reading

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Some Like It Hot

Do you like spice?  Sure I do! Hell (pun intended), I eat the spicy, yellow mustard at the Chinese restaurants.  You can feel the heat as it works its way through your sinus passages, like Draino clearing any blockages.  I … Continue reading

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Born to be a Dhobi

Dhobi is a word for laundry worker.  Many neighborhoods have Dhobis.  There are public laundries that pick-up, wash, iron, and return your cleaned laundry to your home in about a week’s time.  Dhobis are uneducated and learn this trade from … Continue reading

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