Sunny morning today in Pakokku: 45C/116F.
Mandalay tea house
Good morning Vietnam. View from our hotel room overlooking West Lake Hanoi. Tomorrow’s the first day of our Globetrotting Gourmet epicurean adventure to northern Vietnam. Revolutionary Cuisine and Dining Revelry
Morrison & I woke up to a wonderful surprise this morning. TWO editor choice awards from Discover magazine awaiting us in the post. It’s so gratifying to see all our hard work Bric-à-Brac prized, and we’re sharing it with our valued Khmer staff. Thank you all.
Supacruise: Newest dinner cruise on the Chaopraya River: Supanniga… We’re here for its soft opening week and the best floating supper in Bangkok. Good luck on your newest venture @eh_lifestyletraveller @tat_tatchai
OTT latte this morning, served in gilded Thai Benjarong porcelain. Battambang is going chichi.
Creswell Bakery — big bakery in a little town. Marionberry chocolate tart, cookies, carrot cake. Loved the fresh chanterelle & blue cheese pastie. @creswellbakery #Oregon We’ll be back. creswellbakery.com
We’re regularly ask tour guides, hotel GMs and taxi drivers which nations’ citizens make the best travelers. But it’s a rare for a country to dob themselves for indiscretions. The 64-page Guidebook to Civilized Tourism from China’s National Tourism Administration, rules social etiquette for the Middle Kingdom’s overseas tourists, with counsels against picking your nose […]