My Favorite Place: Dai Sijie


Remember the funny interview I had with Dai Sijie? Well, here's how the short little story turned out in the January 2010 issue of Travel +Leisure (SE Asia). I've had a craving for mountains lately and am hoping to get to higher ground soon! Click on image for a more hi-res version. … [Read more...]

Behind the scenes: Dai Sijie Interview

While interviewing French author and filmmaker Dai Sijie on his favourite travel destinations, I gave him a sample of the kind of article I was hoping to write on him. That particular profile was of a certain celebrity chef who loved  Sydney Harbour. Here's how Mr. Dai responded in Mandarin: "Who … [Read more...]