NYTimes: Worker Abuse at American Bases

Human trafficking and workers who are paid $6000/year while their company charges the Military more than $60,000/year. This is what happens when a few companies have monopolized a business and they are left to do as they please.  11 more words

Nobody Is Flying The Plane

From the land of smiles to the land of smells… and shops… lots of shops: Kuala Lumpur

We left Koh Samui via ferry and bus again. To break up the journey I booked a hotel in a town called Surat Thani, which is where the pier is in mainland Thailand. 2,146 more words

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Oh Koh Samui

As I write this post we are already in Malaysia… I know doesn’t time fly and aren’t we getting about?!

On the day we arrived at Koh Samui we had travelled on an overnight train from Bangkok, which wasn’t as nice as the previous trains we had been on, but still comfortable… just about. 882 more words

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Paris: Cinéma sur l'eau

This is SURELY one of the coolest and most relevant ways to watch Ang Lee’s ‘Life of Pi’! When the film was first screened in France in December 2012, cinema goers flocked to Paris’ Piscine Pailleron indoor swimming pool to watch it in 3-D, … 112 more words

Art And Culture

An uncontrollable addiction...

There’s nothing more I love to do than to waste time Snapchatting. It can be the first thing I do in the morning and the last thing I do before going to bed. 95 more words

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So you have conquered the Lares / Inca Trail- Time to spoil yourself with authentic Peruvian Food

After the 3-4 days of surreal camping life that might / might not have shocked your system, what would be the best reward for you?  Yes Machu Picchu is very stunning and definitely the jewel in the crown.   359 more words

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Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai is like the second city of Thailand. There were a surprisingly large number of tourists here. I think it’s because it’s a cheaper alternative to Bangkok and slightly more laid back. 96 more words

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