Month: January 2010

Leaving Vietnam

Well Hanoi has been fun. I met up with my friends Maxim & Tomaz for a strange, wild week. Highlight: The feast at Snake Village. We went to a restaurant and picked out a snake to eat. The snake was butchered at the table, its heart removed and placed in a shot glass. Tomaz had the fortune of eating the…

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Quick Update – BKK

I finally received a new ATM card, to replace the one I lost over a month ago. It took three attempts. First attempt: the new card was sent via FedEx, but FedEx claimed they couldn’t find the address of my guest house, so they shipped it back to the US. The bank rep said that the address was input incorrectly.…

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Roach Attack!

Por and I were at an outdoor market/bar near the On Nut train station, watching a band, when hundreds of roaches appeared on the stage and were crawling on the band members – big fat flying roaches, not the little ones. The guys from the band freaked and ran off stage. It was crazy! But then, as fast as they…

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New Years Motorcycle Wreck

Here’s the scene: First off, I’m on a small island off the east coast of Thailand. It’s 5:30am New Years Day, I’ve been dancing to psytrance all night. I’m really tired and the music is too slow, so I decide to walk home and get some rest. I’m walking along the main road between villages, and the moon is down…

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