Top Ten list of Best World Chinatowns. San Francisco is #1, and also for the Best Ten in the USA. Hawaii? #6.
Next, a quick walk through Chinatown, beginning with Lychee from Hilo:
I do eat abalone. Two strange flowers:
I noticed there were tamarind pods on the ground, looked up, and...:
I love tamarind, which is like natural Chinese see moi (preserved plums).
I haven't yet decided what to post on tomorrow, but did you know that the 17-year cicada cycle is this year:
ban machine guns in 1986 (it worked...no deaths from this mode since then--where was the NRA, anyway)? Same happened for assault rifles in 1994, but lobbyists insured for the sunset of 2004?