Posted on 8/17/2013 at 12:00:00 AM
Thailand’s largest market, the Chatuchak Weekend Market, is held in Bangkok on Saturdays and Sundays. The smells of fresh food carts meander through the thousands of colorful stalls huddling in the Thai heat, as local bargain hunters fill the market. Skip the caf and brave the noise of the Chatuchak market for an authentic Thai food experience.
Next to the Chatuchak Weekend Market is the Or Tor Kor Market, one of most well known fresh food markets in all Read the rest of this entry »
Posted on 5/26/2013 at 12:00:00 AM
Seafood can be a wonderful food to enjoy, with its rich flavor and endless possibilities on how it can be used in dishes. However, seafood need to be carefully caught, stored and prepared so that you don’t get sick. Here are the ways to can keep yourself safe.
In a Restaurant
For those who want to enjoy seafood in a restaurant, reputation is everything. It is good to know how a restaurant gets their fish and how it is prepared. Restaurants should be able to tell you this information if you ask. Remember that if it doesn’t Read the rest of this entry »
Posted on 3/27/2013 at 12:00:00 AM
At first glance, sushi can appear to be a little bit unappetizing. After all, it is made of raw fish, and there is no way raw fish can be clean or healthy, so that means it should automatically be banned at all costs. In reality, quite the opposite is true. Sushi is an incredibly healthy alternative to foods that you may already enjoy, so why not give it a try?
Traditionally a staple of Japanese cuisine, sushi has become a popular delicacy in Read the rest of this entry »
Posted on 10/25/2012 at 12:00:00 AM
There are millions of restaurants located all over the world, but have you ever heard of floating restaurants? Well, there are a few floating restaurants open for business, serving thousands of people daily and of those eating establishments is a floating restaurant in Hong Kong, China, known as the Jumbo Floating Restaurant.
The Jumbo Floating Restaurant was established by owner Stan Ho in the late 1970s. It took several years to construct and is considered to be one of the most visited tourist attractions in Hong Kong.Want more? Click Read the rest of this entry »
Posted on 10/24/2012 at 12:00:00 AM
If you are ever in Tokyo, you should definitely visit some of the local fish markets. The fish is caught fresh each morning. Some of the fish is skinned and prepared in filets, but most of it is left whole so that you can prepare it the way you like it. There are several seafood items at fish markets. Most markets have an inner market where the preparation of the fish takes place as well as auctions for wholesale dealers Read the rest of this entry »
Posted on 10/23/2012 at 12:00:00 AM
So you’re a bit tired of your local Thai restaurant. The curries don’t have the spice they used too? Perhaps the Pad Thai is a bit too sticky sweet or the spring rolls just don’t have their usual spring. Many people feel the magnetic pull of Thai food, with its fresh flavors and spicy blends, but they aren’t getting the most for their money in the nearby restaurant that is seemingly watered down with American influence.
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Posted on 10/20/2012 at 12:00:00 AM
The island nation of Singapore is famous for many reasons; from the rich and colorful landscapes to the legalized gambling, the medical tourism to the world’s highest percentage of millionaires. Visitors flock to this paradise in droves. While many come to enjoy some of the incredibly modern and technological attributes that this country offers to its guests, it can be easy to overlook some of the more simplified charms, such as the food.
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Posted on 10/17/2012 at 12:00:00 AM
Japanese food is an authentic food to many of us. Trying authentic food can be seem daring at times. A lot of people get nervous when Japanese food is mentioned because they’re under the impression that Japanese food is just sushi. Sushi may be the most famous Japanese food, but there are several common Japanese dishes that isn’t sushi. A few common Japanese dishes are yakisoba, okonomiyaki, yakitori, and rice.
Yakisoba is a popular festival food in Japan. It is Read the rest of this entry »