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Street Food, Memory, Goodbyes

Last Meal

by Charlie Grosso

Hanoi — There are only 8 meals left. Eight. Tonight’s dinner (which I will make at home), two full days of breakfast, lunch and dinner and a quick breakfast before this self-sanctioned exile is over. Discovery is no longer what I’m interested in but what my last meals will be. Should I have lunch at my favorite Bun Cha place with the really good Nem; where the ladies have come to recognize me, the soft sm...

Today's office, Street Food, Culture

It's all about eye contact

by Charlie Grosso

Hanoi — Here in Hanoi, there are two different kinds of street vendors. The one with a stall or a shop front, however small they might be, they are stationary. The stall might be occupying part of the alley, ...

Street Food, Street Food from Asia

Hong Kong Needs More Dai Pai Dongs Not Food Trucks

by Dallas Sanders

Hong kong — In his budget address last week, Finance Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah announced he wants to bring food trucks to Hong Kong. The idea seems to have not really thought out or the government has complet...

Street Food, wanderlust, Love

Sylvia and I, vol. 24

by Charlie Grosso

Hanoi — Another overcast day. We ride into the old French Quarter, tasting rain drops, looking for those large fried parcels filled with —- we don’t know but we are excited to find out —- for lunch. Its onl...

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