Day 1 in the Bay Area: Mexican tortas in San Jose, Stanford University tour and new agey dosa

Day 1 in the Bay Area: Mexican tortas in San Jose, Stanford University tour and new agey dosa

A torta is a massive Mexican sandwich with everything good in it. Meat, cheese, avocados, tomatoes, jalepenos etc etc etc. It’s so humungous and so over the top that my atheist Argentine Spanish teacher said that ‘it made her believe in God’.¬†Well – there’s nothing like a born again believer.¬† Continue reading Day 1 in the Bay Area: Mexican tortas in San Jose, Stanford University tour and new agey dosa

Top 3 Indian restaurants in Tokyo: recommendations from an Indian ‘Gaijin’

Top 3 Indian restaurants in Tokyo: recommendations from an Indian ‘Gaijin’

Don’t you dare put anything on my plate that my mum won’t approve of. Food that is heavily catered to the Japanese palate is not for me. I’m also not a fan of the greasy takeout type restaurant. I want soul food. You know what I’m talking about. I want a meal that takes me back to my thousands of years of heritage with that first bite. Continue reading Top 3 Indian restaurants in Tokyo: recommendations from an Indian ‘Gaijin’