14 08, 2009


August 14th, 2009|Categories: America, Culture, Food & Wine|4 Comments

My dad and stepmom started going visit Vieques, a small island off the east coast of Puerto Rico, a couple of years back. When they first told me about it, I was pretty lukewarm about the place. I have never really had any desire to visit the Caribbean. The Turkey-Iraq border, yes. The turquoise and [...]

11 08, 2009

Meat Binge in Antalya

August 11th, 2009|Categories: Meat, Turkish Cuisine|2 Comments

I arrived late Thursday night in Antalya after a hellish 14 hours of travel. By midnight most everything in town was closed, save for the miraculous Dönerciler Çarşısı where lots of kebab and kokoreç (seasoned lamb intestines) stands have been put under one glorious roof. […]