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Indonesian Street Food :: Gado Gado Recipe

A very common dish found on street carts here in Indonesia is Gado Gado, a vegetarian dish that will stick to your ribs and...

M+T Celebrate :: 100 Days On The Road!

We left Atlanta more than 14 weeks ago to see the world, yet it seems like yesterday. As we cross this milestone we observe...

Shanghai | China :: Blue Mountain Youth Hostel Review

Blue Mountain had a great location, directly across the street from the Luban Road metro stop on line 4 in Shanghai. The importance of...

Bangkok | Thailand :: Sawasdee House Hostel Review

Recently renovated and very hip, Sawasdee House is a perfect stay for the late night owl partying into the wee hours. Located a street...

Milford Sound | New Zealand :: Cruising The Sounds

Milford Sound | New Zealand :: Cruising The Sounds from The Bettendorfs on Vimeo. On our way back from the 3 day Routeburn trek, we...

M & T’s Top 11 of 2011 | Things To Do...

Sydney | Australia :: Things To Do In Sydney from Newlyweds Travel The World on Vimeo. A walkable city with an extensive network of trains,...

Hong Kong | China: Mid Autumn Festival

One of the most important holidays on the Chinese Calendar, is a celebration dating back 3,000 years, when a gentleman named Chang'e was lifted...

Bangkok | Thailand : Street Food

In Bangkok, Terry and I pigged out on local Thai street food, multiple times a day.  In backpacker's heaven, Khao San Road, you can...

Shanghai | China: Authentic Street Food Shanghai Style

Manali and I searched tirelessly for authentic food, opting for street vendors if we could find them amidst the chaotic intertwines that are the...

Chiang Mai | Thailand: Monk Chat

As noted earlier, Thailand is covered extensively with temples and they can literally be found on nearly every street corner. Having initially experienced temples...