Tag Archives: Asia

People Who Make Us Insecure

The travel world is much like any other world – kind of shitty. But it’s a slightly more interesting realm than most, due to the myriad types of globetrotters, their backgrounds and goals as varied as the bizarre styles and … Continue reading

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Asian Popular Music: No Gaga H8erz Allowed

In which we realize that you can take the Boys out of America, but you can’t take the awful American pop music out of the Boy’s new environment. Continue reading

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“Lahhhrry”

Name: Lahhhrry Encountered In: Chiang Mai, Thailand “Jeeesus Christ, Steve!… Jesus Christ!” –– Logan, after dinner at Lahhhrry’s Murder was in the air the night we met Couchsurfer Lahhhrry for Shabbat dinner. The first taste of bloodshed coincided with our … Continue reading

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WWJD?: Bangkok Edition

If the Second Coming were to take place in Thailand’s capital, what could we expect from Rebound Jesus? Of course there’s no way to know what kind of miracles He’d perform (though we’d place bets on something to do with … Continue reading

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The Name Game!

It’s true, we’ve given Central Asians a rough time. But we love them! But they’re also a pain in the ass, especially when introducing yourself, especially if you’re Devon. Continue reading

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Lijiang Old Lady Attack

All the greats suffer for their art, and if you consider smart-ass travel blogs to be ‘art’, and wasting entire days in loud, smelly Asian internet cafes ‘suffering’, then it would appear that you’ve, on your own, just defined us as great. … Continue reading

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Through The Liu-king Glass…

“[The Bishkek Chinese] embassy is open Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays… The embassy recommends a travel agent – well, just a lady really – by the name of Liu who has an office on Toktogul Street, who can do everything for you…” … Continue reading

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