Posts Tagged ‘food’

Top 5 Dishes to Try in Thailand

When in Thailand, you will not only fall in love with hospitable locals and stunning gold beaches, but also with Thai cuisine – slightly spicy, exotic, unusual and very affordable for every visitor, especially budget trav...


Tips on How to Cure Expat Isolation Abroad

So you’ve packed up your life, said farewell to your family only to feel slightly homesick a few months later.   You miss your friends, you feel isolated as a foreigner in your new land and long for the cuisine your mom use...



Best in Travel: Fried Tarantulas, Canada and Why Tip a Rickshaw Driver

Every Wednesday, we round up the best of the online travel media and feature it here on Best in Travel. To join in the fun, follow us on  on Twitter @WildJunket and tag your favorite stories with #WJmag. We’ll bring...


Survival of the Fittest: Hong Kong

Originally published in WildJunket Magazine Spring 2013 t was Sunday morning in Hong Kong, and Ka Ho Restaurant was packed.  For it being the weekend, we were surprised at how many people were out. We had just spent the week ...



From the Road: Ski Festival in Whistler and Vancouver

It’s the perfect time to live on Canada’s west coast – here in Victoria, BC, the past few weeks have been a transition from our usual umbrella weather to long, sunny afternoons spent in flip-flops. To enjoy the last of wi...


Traveling As A Vegetarian

It was noon, with a merciless sun glinting off the ocean, the only breeze in the air a result of our leaky yola motoring towards the shore. Scuba tanks rolled at our feet, salt creasing our eyelids. We sat, still in too-tight...



#FriFotos: Dish It Out

#FriFotos is a weekly Twitter chat where travelers can share their favorite photos based on a certain theme. To see this week’s theme and photos, search #FriFotos on Twitter. Tweet one of your own and join in the fun!   Th...


Best in Travel: Food Allergies, Overseas Etiquette and Best Internship Cities

Every Wednesday, we round up the best of the online travel media and feature it here on Best in Travel. To join in the fun, follow us on  on Twitter @WildJunket and tag your favorite stories with #WJmag. We’ll bring...



Best in Travel: The Oscars, Foodie Cities and Amazing Europe

Welcome to the second edition of Best in Travel! Every Wednesday, we round up the best of the online travel media and feature it here on Best in Travel. To join in the fun, follow us on  on Twitter @WildJunket and tag you...


Galicia: Pilgrimage to the Sea

Originally published in WildJunket Magazine Issue 5 (Winter 2012) loud squelch escaped as I wriggled my feet into a chilly pair of thick rubber boots. They’re not my normal choice of footwear for a trip to the beach, and ye...