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Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Local Cuisine

Day 36 - At home, we hardly ever eat out for fun. Other people occasionally cook our food for us when it is the only option available. For instance, we might be away for the day and need lunch. Restaurant food is often created by employees who'd rather be somewhere else, doing something else. Dining out just doesn't seem like a type of recreational activity.

January 3, 2018

However, in Malaysia people eat in restaurants or street food any time of the day or night. We're never farther than 100 yards away from someone selling food. People seem to take delight in eating out. We are, in fact, in one of the foodie capitals of SE Asia. Penang is known for its cuisine. Luckily, I put this down as a result of cultural fusion and accessible ingredients and spices.

Now, we find ourselves eating out more than usual. This was from the food court at the Queensbay Mall. Interestingly, no franchised restaurants operate there. It is comprised of just local, small food vendors. We went for the noon screening of The Greatest Showman. We had lunch before heading home.


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