Category: food

What to Expect From a Meal in Paradise The overwhelming excitement and natural beauty of Coron and El Nido’s majestic landscapes, world class beaches, and seemingly prehistoric seascapes often times lowers tourists’ expectations of what they will be served as a meal. Afterall, a juice box and a well made sandwich would probably suffice in those scenarios, but to most tourists’ surprize, island hopping meals are quite complex and elaborate. Whether served on the main deck of a large tourboat, or the isolated beach

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On Gili Trawangan, there is no greater collection of street food than what can be found at the tiny Indonesian island’s night market. Originally started as a once a week affair (Wednesdays during the busy season), the night market on Gili T has grown to be 4 nights a week and the size of the market itself continues to grow as more vendors participate. This amazing and eclectic mix of locally flavored barbecue, sweets, seafood and beer is the night time staple of this

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Around the Philippines, the city of Bacolod is associated with their barbecue chicken before anything else. The deliciously tasting chicken is actually roasted, not barbecued in the way a Westerner thinks of barbecue, drenched in a sauce or dry rub. Instead, the flavor comes from the cooking style: skewered and roasted over an open flame, with banana leaves adding a hint of smoky flavor, and the signature sauce (made of garlic, soy, vinegar, salt and Sprite) periodically basted on. This is the signature Inasal taste…

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Since the 1860s (yes the EIGHTEEN sixties) the Woodside neighborhood of Queens, New York has been a magnet for immigrants. The mid 19th century boom of immigration was fueled by large-scale housing developments that were quickly occupied by newly emigrated Irish families. This helped turn the area from a country farming village into the more highly concentrated suburban community that it is now. Today in 2018, the Woodside neighborhood of Queens is home to about 85,000 people, with nearly 30% of the population being

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