Bún bò: recipes from the road

Bún bò Köln

We ate a lot of good food in Hanoi. A lot. It’s hard to play favorites, but one stand-out dish was definitely bún bò. There are different types of bún bò throughout Vietnam. The version we tried in Hanoi was a delicious bowl of herb salad, rice noodles, and beef topped with fried shallots and peanuts, all […]

Cheap eats in Tokyo

Cheap eats, Tokyo, Japan

Tokyo has a lot of restaurants. There are currently 83,783 restaurants in the city listed on TripAdvisor, but some put the number closer to 200,000. Tokyo also has the most Michelin starred restaurants. So you can eat well in this city. We, of course, are on a budget. But we love cheap eats, especially the kind that […]