Food Stories

We all have to eat and there’s no better way to engage with people and place than through food. After all, who doesn’t enjoy eating? Here you’ll find stories, photography and more on the deliciously fascinating subject of food.


Buuz, khuushuur and suutei tsai on a table in Mongolia.

Food and mood · how what I eat affects how I feel

What happens when, try as you might, you really don’t get along with a country’s food? That’s pretty much what ...
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Egg buns cooking in metal molds in Bangladesh

Eating in Bangladesh: making connections through food

The edible highlight of my time in Bangladesh was a Bengali New Year’s Day lunch with new friends. The lowlight; ...
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A plate of momos in Nepal.

Eating in Nepal: beyond dal bhat

Think that Nepalese food is just dal bhat and momos? Well that’s simply not true. I ate my way through a ...
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Sri Lanka: King of Coconuts

Food is often a good barometer for understanding a country. When it comes to certain foods passions run high, on ...
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