30 Sep '11, 9am

New blog post: Eating bird's spit soup in Bangkok.

New blog post: Eating bird's spit soup in Bangkok.

I grew up eating bird’s nest and I never knew they were made of bird’s spit until one day, a documentary told me so. # – A bowl of spit, served with a half boiled egg, gingko nuts and syrup. Surprisingly, I wasn’t shocked or disgusted. I guess I’ve always been quite gungho and adventurous when it comes to food, I even had a very specific goal of eating dog meat (that’s before I own a dog and vehemently hated pets). I no longer want to eat dogs and the thought of it and other people doing it truly makes my stomach churns. # – Mind boggling variety of bird’s nest. The staff tried to convince me to try something that cost a few hundred Ringgit a bowl. Tough luck. Today I spoke to a friend who’s in China now to study the language and he told me he couldn’t eat pork anymore because his neighbour owns a teacup pig. I can so totally relate. As much as I really want to own a teacu...

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