Panchan are side dishes in Korea
I first fell in love with Korean food in New York City.
I was in a restaurant in Korea Town with a girlfriend and before our meal could even arrive, the waiter brought out a handful of side dishes.
What was this generosity? New York is hardly the kind of place to find it…
What to do and see in Macau in a day?
As early as 1850, Macau was known as “Monte Carlo of the Orient”.
As the only destination in China to legalize gambling, Macau gains its revenue through gambling dollars made mostly off of visitors from China and Hong Kong.
Riding in on the ferry, I realized Macau was a larger island, than I initially bargained for. I thought it might be walkable, but that clearly wasn’t the case.
After passing through immigration (note: don’t forget to bring your passport) and exchanging some of my Hong Kong dollars into Macanese currency (aka pataca), my first stop was the official Macau tourist information office conveniently in the ferry terminal. I grabbed a map and had the attendant take her marker and write bus route numbers and circle (more…)