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The kindness of people

Most of the time, people are kind of assholes. (Forgive my language). I frequently see videos of racist, hateful people spewing profanities at others just because of their skin color; I read news articles about rapists and murderers and corrupt politicians, or school bullies and misogynists, and I think, Wow. 429 more words


Visa run to Penang, Malaysia

Staying long term in Thailand definitely has many advantages: it’s endless summer here, tropical fruit and holiday season last all year round. There are many different ways to entertain yourself as well, like diving, yoga, partying, kiting, snorkeling, etc. 1,085 more words


10 Things You Will Only Find in a Thai 7-11

I would like to dedicate this post to someone special in my life.  This one goes out to my #1, seven.  As in 7/11.  Personally I think they should change their name to 10/10.   849 more words

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Thailand: always different from what you imagine

It’s been 1 year and a half since we’ve moved to Thailand, and from the very beginning this country keeps surprising us. Like all the possible extremes meet here. 726 more words


Market Mania

One of the things I really enjoy about Thailand is the wide variety of outdoor markets one can find all around the country. Every market has a different vibe; some are huge and packed with tourists, some are tiny and filled with Thais buying food and produce, and some are of the floating variety, meaning they are on or near a body of water. 1,118 more words

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No Old Friend, You are Never Too Old

I recently celebrated my 70th year on this planet. I really enjoy my 70 year-old mind, lots of good stuff going on in there. My 70 year-old body, well, that’s another thing. 1,803 more words

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MTV Cribs: Dan Chang Edition

WHAT’S UP MTV, welcome to my crib!!!! Now I’m sure some of you have been wondering – “Where does one live when extensively staying in what is technically considered a third world country?   1,115 more words

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