May 23 • 6M

Couchfish Day 358: Seeking Satan in Surabaya

I found them and I ate them.

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Stuart McDonald
The Couchfish podcast. Following a day by day itinerary through Southeast Asia—for all those people stranded on their couch.
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Food is a funny thing. In Thailand, every tourist knows what pad Thai is, but ask if they’ve eaten crying tiger and they’ll call PETA. The same goes in Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, and likewise in Indonesia.

In Indonesia, I guess it is partly a product of the foreign tourist scene being so Bali-centric. Babi guling gets a thumbs up while soto medan draws a …

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