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I think it’s weekend silliness setting in, but I am rolling on the floor (well, maybe flopping around on the floor is more like it) after reading the list of attractions for a trip to Palau, including fabulous waterfalls, jungle river-boat cruises, and fruit bat soup! Yes, “Survivor” fans will no doubt recognize the delicacy, made infamous on an episode of the reality show a couple of months ago. It’s best chilled, I hear. Let’s just hope the saying “You are what you eat” isn’t true.
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