Fried Chicken Stalls and Compassionate Cat Ownership

I totally screwed up today. I was going home to change for my doctor’s appointment (neurologist, general checkup and medication, nothing scary), and I picked up fried chicken for early lunch. Now, SOMETIMES, when I get fried chicken, I’ll get legs for the cats. But I do this when I buy my own lunch and … More Fried Chicken Stalls and Compassionate Cat Ownership

Stupid idealism

Today, I decided to take a Mexican Food Adventure. Recently, I go to The Mexican, which is a restaurant (new as of June) in Patong. Pretty easy to get to on the Phuket-Patong bus, and the prices aren’t too bad. However, there is another Mexican restaurant, Sala Mexicali, which is a bit older… but I … More Stupid idealism

Little (?) Known Facts: My Problem with Boring Chinese Tourist-Restaurants.

I’m not sure how much of a problem this is for non-Asian tourist programs. However, it seems to be the standard (after three of my own trips and 10s of trip stories gathered from my coworkers and friends here in Southeast Asia) that if you book a tour group in Asia, no matter the country … More Little (?) Known Facts: My Problem with Boring Chinese Tourist-Restaurants.