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10 of the top things to do when you're in Langkawi...
Langkawi is an island off the coast of northwestern Malaysia. Here are 10 of the best things to do in Langkawi - water sports, history, food, and culture.
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And not forgetting the inside... stuffed with pork, black pepper, and a load or green onions, all encased in a crispy, yet moist and slightly gummy bun. #Taiwan   #RaoheNightMarket  
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Here's the easiest way to enjoy Thai seafood...

#ThailandOnly   #Thaifood   #seafood  
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This is the way my family does it in the states. My #1 thing is to go to fish mkt and cook. I SO love it! We are going in the fall to MS in the states and I'll make some of this sauce..... my brother loves Thai and Lao cooking!! THX!
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Seafood on the grill...

More of this coming soon!
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Looking forward to this!
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#Penang  steamboat!

#MalaysianFood  
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what is it? a noodle?
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Xiao Long Bao - soup dumplings at the famous Din Tai Fung (Taipei 101 branch) in #Taipei   #Taiwan  !
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The incredible "pork pepper bun" at Raohe Night Market, #Taipei   #Taiwan , it lived up to its famous reputation!

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First meal in #Taiwan , main dish there is blanched bean sprouts piled with some kind of braised beef. Along with some of the chili oil and rice, it was fantastic.

#streetfood   #Taipei  
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Love your videos Mark!!! Excited for a video of Taiwan!! I watch your videos pretty much everyday!! Have you ever been to Victoria Mexico? If u ever go, please do a video on the food there. :) 
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Spending a few days on the beach in Koh Samui.

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Why is a cat's tail, like a long journey?

hint: google WC Fields
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Old school charcoal steamboat (hot pot) in #Penang   #Malaysia :
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+Mark Wiens next time, if you ever visit malaysia again, try masak asam muar and masak lemak cili api, since you like spicy food much
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World Travel Blogger | Food Blogger | Author of the Eating Thai Food Guide
Skills
Eating, traveling
Employment
  • Freelance Writer
    2011 - present
  • Eating Thai Food
    Food Blogger, 2011 - present
  • Go Backpacking
    Featured Travel Blogger, 2011 - present
  • Migrationology World Travel
    Founder and Travel Expert, 2009 - present
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Currently
Bangkok, Thailand
Previously
Nairobi, Kenya - Democratic Republic of Congo - France - Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Story
Tagline
I'm a food obsessed travel blogger, freelance writer, and author of the Eating Thai Food Guide and Bangkok 101 Guide.
Introduction
Originally from the United States, Mark was raised in central Africa before venturing to southeast Asia where he ended up as a helpless Thai street food addict in Bangkok.

Mark is a travel blogger on Migrationology where he believes you can pursue your passions!

Be sure to check out his street food videos on YouTube.
Bragging rights
Ate 3 durians in a single sitting at the Durian Buffet in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Education
  • Arizona State University
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Situated in an antique looking house, I loved the atmosphere. Also, really enjoyed the self cooking style of okonomiyaki, was a lot of fun for a meal in Tokyo!
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