Friulia, Italy: A Gastronomic Grand Slam

You may have heard of a little Italian city called Venice.  What you may be less familiar with is the nearby region of Friuli Venezia Giulia.  It is either a sad or wonderful thing depending on your perspective that most visitors … Read More

Roadtripping in Oman

Situated between the arguably failed state of Yemen, ultra-conservative Saudi Arabia, and flashy UAE, Oman often and undeservedly gets lost in the Middle East shuffle.  It’s this off-the-radar status plus its relatively progressive attitude, political stability, and absolutely stunning landscapes … Read More

Top 5 Pizza Joints in SE Asia

Though pizza wasn’t one of our staples at home, it quickly became our go-to when in need of a break from the local cuisine in SE Asia.  Surprisingly, you can find it everywhere, and even more surprisingly, most of it wasn’t … Read More

The Best Tandoori Chicken

Tandoori chicken may just be the most well-known of all Indian dishes – the gateway drug to Indian food for the meat-and-potatoes crowd who run at a whisper of the word “curry.”  It gets knocked for being the go-to, safe … Read More

The Wanderrlust Guide to Eating Hanoi

Vietnamese cuisine is renowned for bright and balanced flavors, a prolific use of fresh herbs, and a seemingly infinite number of soups (and we all know how I feel about soup).  But, like any modern country, Vietnam is not homogeneous, and … Read More

The Best of SE Asia

Well, folks – that’s all she wrote for SE Asia at Wanderrlust.  After four months in Vietnam, a month in Laos, two weeks in Cambodia, a month in Thailand, a week and half in Malaysia, a week in Singapore and … Read More

The Best Pizza in Vietnam

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Who eats pizza in Vietnam, right? I used to be one of those snarky people who said things like: “I can’t imagine why anyone would travel all the way to Asia, only to eat pizza when they can get it … Read More

Life of a Road Warrior

It’s the adventure of a lifetime.  Two soul mates motorcycling their way through SE Asia in search of discovery, personal fulfillment, stunning scenery, and amazing meals. It’s an incredible opportunity.  And sometimes, it just sucks. Since we’ve been on the … Read More