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Ramen: Not Your Grandma’s Noodles

To visit Japan on a quest for great food is like jumping off the tallest diving board into the deep end of the pool. Only imagine for a moment the pool is filled with noodles and you are wearing a suit made of meat. In other words, (just in case my analogy is lost on […]

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1,2,3…PORK!

Venturing away from the hectic fervor of Saigon, we deliberately chose the smaller- more picturesque city of Hoi An as the next stop on our Northbound route. Hoi An, deemed the ‘gem’ of central Vietnam sounded too good to be true. And it was.  In fact, while many guide books and blogs alike recommend Hoi […]

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Eating Ho Chi Minh

What in the world!? Seriously. Only a few days into our trip and we’ve already eaten insane amounts of food, met some incredible people, and drank enough sweetened Vietnamese coffee to keep us buzzing through 110 degree heat (+humidity). There is much to say upon landing in this fast-paced-crowded city of motorbikes and street food […]

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camper’s delight

Heeeeeey everybody! Long time, eh? I promise that my absence from blogging, (hate that word), has not been in vain. I have been busy (read: lazy). I mean…neglectful. What’s the word for it? Eatingoutinsteadofcooking. Not to mention that when I am hungry the only thing that I’ve felt like eating is peanut butter and jelly. […]

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