Category: Food

Foodie Heaven, Balkan Style

I must admit, I had low food expectations of the Balkans. Courtesy of “The Balkan Grill”, a favorite university hang during my student days in Sydney, I knew there would be big portions of grilled meat. But beyond that I guess I had just assumed Balkan cuisine would […]

Adventures in Jordan (Part II)

In my last blog post I wrote about arriving in Jordan, where I promptly proceeded to romp around in the desert. Although it was a lot less like the Lawrence of Arabia experience I’d anticipated, and a lot more like being an explorer on Mars. For further details, […]

Meat Baby, Meat

I was in Houston recently. And, as is essential whenever I am in that city, I ate. Or more precisely, I ate meat. Or even more precisely, I ate BBQ, in dangerously large, meat-sweats inducing quantities. It was a marathon effort, if I must say so myself, but […]