Smog obscures most photos of laudable Chinese achievements. Compared to the slow-moving, sleepy west, visiting China it is like experiencing another planet. Here they employ engineers to do what our world was thinking of doing. If you ignore the lack of birds singing in trees, you can focus on wide…
Articles by John
We wanted to hug the entire country, something you can’t say about too many destinations.
Thanh was a 22 year old tour guide in HCM city, getting paid 3 million dong per month, or $133 AU while her mother,
a day’s bus ride away in Tuy Hoa province, cooks for 200,000 dong per month, or $9 AU.
talk to other cultures because it might one day save your life
If you are safely crazy then cultivate it, don’t hide it. You will save lives.
Anglo Saxons can learn from migrants but be warned. Sticking to boring foods and being a standoffish snob will never teach our children to communicate so turn off the television, cook with your children, and communicate in a talking kind of way.
The world’s lowest youth suicide rates are among the cultures that love produce, cooking, conversation and talking for hours. They have never lost their sense of community. Can we learn from that?
improve your relationships by cooking food together…………learn from Mediterranean people
Why the addiction to chilli? Why do some people crave spicy foods, chillies, curries, noodles and so forth while others go through life never wanting to challenge their taste buds? Australian Chinese chef, from Sri Lanka, Jimmy Shu, has put forward a plausible theory. After years of tempting foodies, he…
Australian Chef Jimmy Shu communicates through cooking because he has learned how to be passionate about fresh produce and condiments. Jimmy loves to tempt palates of patrons by romancing the chili, the noodle and curry pot. You’ll be intrigued to learn that his dad imported the first noodle machine into Sri Lanka and Jimmy was there when the first noodles were brought into Melbourne. What you probably don’t know is why Chinese through the centuries have been so innovative and why chilli is so addictive.
If you are passionate about produce and culture, the conflicted parts of the world would seem fairly pointless