Vietnam likes tourists. Tourism boosts the economy and creates jobs, after all. Apparently over 7 million people visited Vietnam in 2013 alone, a number that has been growing each year.
People have been trying to capitalize on that tourism. All sorts of hotels, entertainment centers, and luxury shops seem to be popping up around the country. As foreign travelers in Vietnam, my family and I got to…
I’m so obsessed with Kill la Kill, despite its copious and ridiculous fanservice
I love open-air markets. Boston’s Haymarket, for instance, is one of my favorite places in the whole city. Where else can I get (sometimes) fresh produce at ridiculously low prices?
As much as I go to markets, though, I hadn’t yet seen them all.
Cần Thơ, a city in southern Vietnam, is located on a bank of the Mekong River. There, my parents told me, was a famous floating market. Apparently…
I decided to make custom R/B sprites for the current Twitch Plays Pokemon team! They’re transparent! Feel free to use them anywhere you like, you don’t have to credit, but it’d be really nice if you did. :>
aaabaaajss (Bird Jesus): Obviously looking holy, the laurels in beak represent victory.
AATTVVV (All-Terrain-Venomoth): Self-explanatory.
AAAAAAAAAA (King Fonz): AAAAAAAAAAyy
OMANYTE (LORD HELIX): The appointed god of TPP, risen from the Lord Helix. It’s facing away from the viewer because it is guiding Red.
AIIIIIIRRR (Air Jordan): Ready to SURF some waves and shoot some hoops.
AA-j (Double-A Jay): Also known as “Archangel of Justice.” It’s the battery bird, who’s had both positive and negative affects on Red’s adventure.
It’s been about a year since I started doing Weight Watchers.
For those who didn’t know: at this time, last year, I was overweight. It wasn’t by much, and people never believe me when I tell them this, but it’s the truth. I was eating poorly, exercising less, and really was just on a downward spiral that was only going to get worse.
When you keep a bag of chocolate chips in your car to…
In which we sleep in huts in the middle of nowhere, with only the platypuses to keep us company.
While we were planning our trip to Australia, our Danish traveler had an idea.
Koalas eat their own poop and are riddled with chlamydia. Let’s give one a hug!
I only had two goals for our trip to Queensland, Australia. One was to go to the Great Barrier. The…
I’ve found paradise.
I found another reason to move to Australia.
It was when my friends and I reached Airlie Beach…
The Australian rainforest needs some “DO NOT TOUCH” signs.
Before I went to Australia, I had an idea of what Australia would look like.
The majority of…
Setting sail, coming home
Coming home was weird.
I’ve been on long flights before. Back and forth from Japan. To Vietnam. To…
In which we finally get attacked by the fine Australian wildlife.
I’ve been traveling down the east of coast of Queensland for the last two weeks with three of my…