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7 things Japan does better

I spent three weeks in Japan at the beginning of this month as a break from southeast Asia. It was my first time in the country. In many ways, Japan felt like another world – a more convenient, efficient, aesthetically … Continue reading

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A Taste of Penang

I’ve been in Penang for two days now, but spent much of today catching up with photos and blog posts and logistics I might not have time for in Sumatra, so I’ve only had a limited time to explore. That … Continue reading

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Chiang Mai Cooking Classes – Compared!

I stopped in Chiang Mai last week to meet my sister Alona and decided that a day in the city would be best spent participating in one of the many Thai cooking classes offered there. I actually did the same … Continue reading

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Food Favorites in SF

This will probably be my last post about San Francisco for a while (unless my trip is oddly uneventful) but I couldn’t leave without mentioning the food here. I don’t consider myself that much of a “foodie,” but I think … Continue reading

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A Day in San Francisco: Cole Valley and Upper Haight

I never lived in a major city before moving to SF, only in suburbs. It’s been great getting to know the city and becoming familiar enough with many of its neighborhoods to have favorite spots in each one. I’ve had … Continue reading

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