Matthew Lubin

Matthew Lubin

Somewhere around the world  ·  Traveler, adventurer, writer, editor, teacher, beer lover
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Nem Nuong in Dalat, Vietnam

Nem Nuong in Dalat, Vietnam

Pak Ou Caves, Luang Prabang, Laos

Pak Ou Caves, Luang Prabang, Laos

Watkins Glen State Park, New York

Watkins Glen State Park, New York

Buddha Statues overlooking the Mekong River from Pak Ou Caves in Laos.

A morning boat ride in Luang Prabang, Laos, along the Mekong River to the Buddhist holy site Pak Ou Caves. The caves are home to about 2500 Buddha statues.

Kuang Si waterfalls in Luang Prabang, Laos

Among my rough itinerary in Laos was a trip to the famous Kuang Si waterfall to see why this site was hyped by every other traveler.

Gado gado from a street vendor in Yogyakarta, Indonesia.

Eating on the Street in Yogyakarta - Booze, Food, Travel

Laodi Rum in Vientiane, Laos. Read more about drinks in Laos at

There isn't a lot of drinking excitement in Laos between Vientiane and Luang Prabang, but there's enough to enjoy for a bit.

Tasting at Pasteur Street Brewing in Saigon, Vietnam

Discovering new craft beer in Saigon, Vietnam, at Pasteur Street Brewing and East West Brewing in District

Laap at the night market in Vientiane, Laos.

Vientiane provided my introduction to Laotian cuisine. It was a great sampling of refreshing and spicy food that made me crave more.

The Booze, Food, Travel Survival Guide: Taipei is available on Amazon!

Survival Guide: Taipei Now Available - Booze, Food, Travel

Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar. #travel

Shwedagon Pagoda was the only must-see tourist sight I planned for my stay in Yangon, which doesn't have a lot of major sites to visit.

Hami melon & smoked duck salad at Pinot Duck, Hong Kong

A Different View of Hong Kong

Moonzen Yama Sichuan Porter #craftbeer

While I've enjoyed sampling the local craft beer in Taipei, there's also been an increase the number and variety of imported craft beer in Taiwan.

Sashimi at 雑魚 Public Bar Zako in Shimbashi was amazing

In Search of Traditional Japanese Food in Tokyo - Booze, Food, Travel