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If you missed the first part of our travel log from Thailand, click here to find out more about condom salad and cooking with poo.

The annual THAIFEX World of Food Asia show is an international trade fair held annually in Bangkok in late May and June. It's an offshoot of ANUGA, the world's largest food and beverage trade fair held annually in Cologne, Germany. The fair covers foods and beverages, catering, food technology and more, and hundreds of vendors and buyers come from around the world to explore the offerings. Over 1,000 exhibitors showed at this year's event and, blessedly, most of them offered samples.

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