South Indian Food: A Few Favorites

Audrey Enjoys a Masala Dosa in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

So you think Indian food is just chicken tikka masala and palak paneer?  Think again.Recently, I’ve settled into a familiar morning routine: a masala dosa and sweet milk coffee in a simple canteen just down the street.  Attendants make their rounds with metal pails full of sambar and colorful wet chutneys, ensuring that all customers have ample supply, more than … [Read more...]

Keeping an Indian Pace

Love the Eyes

A roller coaster ride on a bus honking in sync to the beat of Bollywood tunes blaring on a television dangling from the ceiling; a dash through endless strings of chaotic villages and heaps of people; a panorama of barreling trucks listing and careening their way through clouds of dust; an endless cacophony of ear-piercing, elephant-inspired air horns; roadside … [Read more...]

Kerala Days

We arrived in India with mild travel trepidation. Aside from the monsoon-like rains which greeted our arrival, we’ve been pleasantly surprised by how relaxed life is in the southern Indian state of Kerala. To give you an idea, we offer a photographic mosaic and a few highlights from our first two days. … [Read more...]