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Her body is here
But her mind is away
A childhood of warmth and sunshine
Scenes of a tropical paradise

This land was never her home…

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Asian American

VIMEO: In Asia - Episode 5 - Thailand (Reprise)

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Southern Thailand

Having made it to Trang, our desired destination, so to hop onto one of the tranquil islands just off the coast, we discovered a problem in our admittedly limited preparation – we had no idea where the bus station was in relation to anything. 1,455 more words

Siem Reap Chow

For their local cuisine, we tried Amok at Nai Restaurant in the Old Market

Amok is a dish made of fish, chicken or beef with coconut milk and vegetables. 51 more words


Phnom Penh - Hello Cambodia

Arriving in Cambodia by bus from Vietnam gave us the opportunity to pass through some countryside, towns and villages on our way to the city. Elaborate temples lay close by to stilted houses and run down shacks with litter occupying most of the land around them, one definitely got the feeling of poverty amongst riches already and Phnom Penh laid rest to this theory. 476 more words


Today's Tidbit 21.11.2014

Indonesia was formally recognized as an Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) country in October at the International Board meeting held in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar. Indonesia is the first member of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to achieve compliance after joining the initiative in 2010. 114 more words


Immunizations Galore

Traveling to a relatively undeveloped part of the world, roaming outside urban centers, and staying for several months means that we need to be extremely conscientious about staying healthy.   468 more words