These two startups take two very different approaches to Mekong tourism – one fighting plastic waste in Laos, and another opening up Vietnam to digital nomads
Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur and Singapore make Bott & Co’s top 50 foodie cities – but no space at all for Penang?
For the recently departed Anthony Bourdain, food not only built connections between people, it could challenge power.
Penang’s Lebuh Kimberley and its authentic Malaysian street food attracts plenty of foodie fans after dark
Line Clear Nasi Kandar serves its namesake curry dish from an alley in Penang, Malaysia: ask for beef, chicken or mutton, and order it “kuah banjir” (flooded) with curry!
How the streamlined modernity of the Avani Riverside Hotel in Bangkok, Thailand works with the grain of local tradition, not against it
How Manila’s call-center workers have altered the city’s after-dark landscape. Originally published in Tiger Tales magazine.
Shh, these Manila speakeasies only open their doors to drinkers in the know. Originally published in Eight Magazine, 2016.
The Peranakan culture in Malaysia, Indonesia and Singapore successfully unites indigenous and Chinese cultures, creating something altogether different.
The street food scene in Penang, Malaysia goes on 24 hours a day, and is so diverse that you need an experienced food guide to get you through!