I have never understood how anyone can like January. The sad, sinking feeling caused by limp, leftover tinsel hanging in shops, braving the dreary weather without any promise of a mulled wine stop, realising that everyone you know has vowed to lose weight, save money or quit drinking- it is a real slog of a … More Tripping down Asia’s Memory Lane: Top 10
Having tired of the cutesy cafes and enticing sandwich points on the main strip, we ventured past the multitude of trekking shops and Tibetan jewellery stands and went in search of a new lunch joint. Pandey Restaurant, tucked up into a side street next to a Himalayan Ink tattoo store and a few quieter guesthouses, … More Lunching in Pokhara
Masala Tea. Masala Tea. Masala Tea. I heart Masala Tea! I love the cup we have with breakfast while the kids eat their beaten rice. I love the cup we have with pancakes when we get back from dropping them at school. I love the steaming hot mugs we have at Asian Tea House and … More Ode to Masala Tea
There comes a point in every backpacker’s trip when scouting out exciting new options just isn’t that exciting anymore. Scouring menus, blindly trying to decide on something that warrants losing those precious pennies from your travelling budget, only to be confronted with a small portion or an overly western attempt gone wrong- well, it just … More Asian Teahouse- simply the best.