I had no one to blame but myself. We were supposed to be somewhere with a legitimate Passover seder to celebrate the holiday. But here we were in Luang Prabang, Laos where the last organized seder happened around 2008, when the Chabad was kicked out of town.
There’s one thing you can’t beat in Thailand – street food. Not only does it taste fantastic, it will only set you back a few dollars, which is great for a budget traveler. Even better is learning to cook the food yourself with a Thai cooking class.
We’ve heard all the complaints, we know about the controversy, and we’re aware of the allegations. But we couldn’t help but see for ourselves what the deal is with Chiang Mai’s Tiger Kindgom. We were both reporters in a previous lifetime, so we wanted to know the truth behind the Tiger Kingdom.
Bangkok is hot as hell. Ok, it may be hotter than that, especially if the underworld is more of a dry heat. We were ready for the heat. What we weren’t ready for is the effect it would have on my blood sugar.