Tag: Asian

How to organize your Visa for Myanmar in Bangkok (SEA 28)

Last post: Back to Bangkok (SEA 27) We got up at 3 am to organize our Visa for Myanmar. We´ve booked our flights with Air Asia already so we have… Read More

Prince Harry in Nepal: “Your country holds a special place”

Prince Harry paid tribute to the resilience of the people of Nepal in recovering from last year’s devastating earthquakes, before visiting destroyed cultural sites on his first visit to the… Read More

War Remnants Museum, Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon)

The War Remnants Museum is a war museum at 28 Vo Van Tan, in District 3, Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), Vietnam. It primarily contains exhibits relating to the Vietnam War,… Read More

Boy playing at Angkor Wat, Cambodia

A boy playing on a tree next to the temple of Angkor Wat, Cambodia. Next to all the tourists you can see the poor but always smiling children playing. Most… Read More

Good morning Myanmar

Picture by Love.Food.Asia. This is the sunrise at U-Bein bridge in Amarapura near Mandalay, Myanmar The monks cross this bridge every morning and it is a tourist attraction where you… Read More

Myanmar: Presidential nominees confirmed

A trusted aide of Aung San Suu Kyi on Friday sailed through a lower house vote to be Myanmar’s presidential nominee, clearing a key hurdle to becoming the country’s first… Read More

What to do on Koh Lipe? (SEA 20)

Last post: Koh Lipe a Piece of Paradise (SEA 19) Yesterday we arrived in this piece of paradise. It wasn´t hard to find a cheap sleep here. The bungalows are… Read More

Nepal: Reconstruction after the Earthquake

Now we come closer to the date that has changed everything in many regions of Nepal. On 25th of April 2015 a massive earthquake with the magnitude of 7,8 destroyed… Read More

Vietnamese Sticky Rice (Xôi)

Xôi is a sweet (ngọt) or savory (mặn) Vietnamese dish made from glutinous rice and other ingredients. Although it is often served as a dessert, in many mountainous areas in… Read More

Sesame Seeds in Asian Cuisine

What is it and where does it grow? Sesame (/ˈsɛsəmiː/; Sesamum indicum) is a flowering plant in the genus Sesamum. Numerous wild relatives occur in Africa and a smaller number… Read More