One of our favorite meals, at home in St. Louis and especially here in M'sia, is roti chanai, a flaky unleavened bread eaten with a curry sauce. I'm not too fond of spicy food for breakfast, but I make an exception for this! It goes great with a tall glass of "kopi ping" (coffee with ice).
Five foot ways and pasar malam June 20th 2006 After spending enough time in the air conditioned comfort of Kuantan’s Megamall and other similar complexes, we decided that we really needed to get out and about the streets of the town. Sections of it have really changed, with hawkers food stalls being shifted across town to make way for a carpark, cinemas from Jo’s childhood being shutdown, and new shops replacing old ones. Most of the ch ... read more
Asia » Malaysia » Pahang » Kuantan During the late 18th and 19th centuries, Great Britain established colonies and protectorates in the area of current Malaysia; these were occupied by Japan from 1942 to 1945. In 1948, the British-ruled territories on the Malay Peninsula formed the Fe... ... read more
I'm from St. Louis,on the Mississippi River, in the heart of the US. My family, wife Jo, daughter Vivian, and son Will, love to travel. Internationally, it's usually to Southeast Asia. It's been a while since we last posted to our blog, but more trips are coming soon.... full info