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About Lara Dunston

A travel and food writer who has experienced over 70 countries and written for Australian Gourmet Traveller, Feast, Delicious, The Guardian, National Geographic Traveller, Wanderlust, Get Lost, Travel+Leisure Asia, DestinAsian, The Independent, The Telegraph, Sunday Times Travel Magazine, AFAR, Four Seasons Magazine, Fah Thai, Sawasdee, and more, as well as authored some 40 guidebooks for Lonely Planet, DK, Footprint, Rough Guides, Thomas Cook, and AA Guides.

Best Roast Chicken Recipe with Aromatic Cambodian Herb Butter and Stuffing

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Our best roast chicken recipe makes a fragrant, flavoursome and moist roast chicken thanks to a Cambodian inspired herb butter and a stuffing made with yellow kroeung, an aromatic Khmer herb and spice paste pounded from fresh lemongrass, kaffir lime zest, galangal, turmeric, garlic, and shallots. Baby carrots, corn, potatoes, and shallots are cooked with ...

Cambodian Lemongrass Chicken Stir-Fry Recipe for Chha Kroeung Sach Moan

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This Cambodian lemongrass chicken stir-fry recipe makes chha kroeung sach moan, an aromatic stir-fried chicken that’s a popular street food dish that's also cooked in the home. Eaten with steamed rice and super easy to prepare, it can also be made with beef or pork, or you can do a vegetable-driven vegetarian version. My Cambodian ...

Best Northern Territory Glamping Experiences for Getting Back to Nature

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The best Northern Territory glamping experiences for getting back to nature include everything from Bamurru Plains’ safari-style bungalows on lush floodplains with grazing wallabies and buffalo to the luxurious Longitude 131º tented pavilions with their views over red sand dunes and scrubby desert to majestic Uluru and Kata Tjuta. While travellers on African safaris and ...

The Ghan Train Journey – What To Expect on this Epic Australian Rail Adventure

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The Ghan train journey is one of Australia’s greatest train journeys, a legendary Australian rail adventure from Darwin to Adelaide – and Adelaide to Darwin – that's punctuated with memorable experiences and whistle-stop tours, from a serene cruise through the spectacular gorges in Nitmiluk National Park, Katherine, to an excursion through Simpsons Gap in Alice ...

Reusable Cloth Face Masks You Will Actually Want to Keep Wearing

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Our reusable cloth face masks are masks that you will actually want to keep wearing, featuring fun images from our culinary travels, from chilli peppers to palm trees. They’re machine-washable, fit snugly, are dual-layered so you can insert disposable filters, and you can buy them from our Society6 shop and support our work here on ...