What's with the banana pancake? December 21st 2011 The banana pancake, backpacker fare number one. But why and how did it become so? And how does it work? I mean, no disrespect to the dish, it tastes good, but so do many other dishes. Who decided that this particular concoction should be at the top of any self respecting backpackers food list?
Perhaps more interesting is how does it spread? Because the banana pancake is the first dish to appear ... read more
Asia » Thailand » North-West Thailand » Chiang Mai A unified Thai kingdom was established in the mid-14th century. Known as Siam until 1939, Thailand is the only Southeast Asian country never to have been taken over by a European power. A bloodless revolution in 1932 led to a constitutional monarchy.... ... read more