JoinedAugust 29, 2014
In a park about ten minutes’ drive from downtown Vientiane, capital of Laos, a Buddha stands; then another, then another; huge concrete sculptures, sometimes weird, sometimes exaggerated, and sometimes eclectic. Read More
In Sept-Iles, Quebec, there are some inevitable institutions for the traveler. Some old, some new. Le Casse-Croûte du Pêcheur is part of the first category. Settled in a parking lot between the city center and the industrial port, the restaurant has two sections: the first, a small gray and blue cabin where patrons order at the counter, then eat their snack at picnic tables; the second is the ultimate exaggeration of a giant lobster cage covered in a thick layer of Plexiglas, chock full of cheesy trinkets. Read More