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October 28, 2015

Falling into Fate’s Drunken Arms: A Hitchhike in Kyrgyzstan (Stans...

I arrived after dark at the road junction. Before I could even unload my backpack or

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>> August 17, 2015

Unplanning: 5 Lessons From The (Death) Road

On an sunny August evening in 2006, I sat in a shanty bus shelter near the bottom

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>> May 25, 2015

You Want Buy From Me? 3 Tips to Become Invisible...

When wandering the streets of Sa Pa, Vietnam, I turned to speak to my brother Jon.

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>> April 16, 2015

Eating the Breeze: 6 Funny and Useful Indonesian Expressions Not...

Bahasa Indonesia (‘language of Indonesia’) is widely considered the easiest

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Togean coral panorama February 8, 2015

Other People’s Stories (Indonesia #5)

When I met Liz, it was in the darkness of night. I sat outside my poorly ventilated

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>> January 23, 2015

3 Tips on How to Talk to Strangers

We're taught from a very young age about us and them. Your family, friends,

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November 15, 2011

Fraser Island and the Great Barrier Reef (Australia #17)

The trip was off to a good start before I even left Perth, as my taxi driver enjoyed

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November 20, 2010

Four Floors in a Fine City (Singapore, Update #7)

  Zero Stars, Insufficient Jets During my last week in Myanmar I received 2 emails

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August 31, 2009

Michael who? (Australia #12)

Banking on Coincidences The credit card I hurried through in order to quickly buy my

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Death for drugs July 22, 2009

Street Gangs, Shopping, and Scam Artists (Malaysia update)

I took my last breath of airconditioned Australian air as I prepared to disembark.

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