Bienvenido a Del Rio

I went to visit my relatives in southwest Texas and when I found a role I could fill in helping my cousin take care of her kids, I decided to stay. Since we’re about 3 miles from the Mexican city of Acuña, the food we eat has influences from both the American state of Texas and the Estado Libre y Soberano de Coahuila de Zaragoza.
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Foodie Adventure in Bali – When in Rome, Eat Like the Balinese

As I sat at a wooden table made by the man that drove me to his village home, and looked at the magnificent spread of food before me, I could not believe that the group I was with cooked it all of the food in front of me. “This food is just beautiful!” noted one of the Australian tourists. “Why aren’t their more Balinese restaurants in big cities?” asked the British banker.
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