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#ACRTW – Sucking face with a tuna at Midorisushi.

A heartfelt thanks to Q-Taro and his lovely girlfriend for ensuring that the penultimate meal of my trip around the around wasn’t McDonald’s… After an afternoon of shopping I got the call to head out to Umegaoka Station on the … Continue reading

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#ACRTW – The serious business of eating dumplings in Taiwan.

Here’s David and Carol (Sandy Chen‘s Mom and Dad) outside the world-famous dumpling restaurant DinTaiFung. As you can see from their expression, folks in Taiwan take their dumplings very seriously. Oh, ignore the mascot… Further proof: As soon as I … Continue reading

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#ACRTW – Taipei’s Modern Toilet Restaurant. For serious.

Okay, seriously… How can you not want to eat at a restaurant chain who’s tagline is “Shit or Food”? Though Modern Toilet is a Taiwan-wide chain with multiple locations in Taipei alone, I chose to eat in the trendy Ximending … Continue reading

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#ACRTW – My first day in Taipei.

[qik url=”http://qik.com/video/3666936″%5D Though the battery on my N86 ran out mere seconds into this recording, the story here is that halfway around the world and a week into my trip I was back on Qik, and it was all thanks … Continue reading

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#ACRTW – My first durian in Singapore.

Here’s something a little different — an audio clip describing my first taste of durian fruit on the famous Bugis Street in Sinapore’s Chinatown: Download now or listen on posterous My First Durian.wav (1181 KB) Here’s what the “meat” looks … Continue reading

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