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Teacher's Day Vietnam

Expats Leaving Vietnam

Note: This post was originally typed back in August, 2013, but never published.  Today I decided to edit it since I have been out...

A Wintry Almaty Day

Today Almaty was forecasted to have over a foot of snow. Luckily it has been downgraded.  Still we got a lot of snow. The...
Air Astana (Almaty to Saigon)

My trips since moving to Kazakhstan

One of the big benefits since moving to Almaty, Kazakhstan, over a year ago is that I am able to take more trips then...

India Trip coming up

Next Saturday I will be flying with colleagues for a 3 day trip to India.  This will be my first trip to India (though...
Green Viper Snake - Vietnam

Not going to Danang (I hate snakes)

Interesting article coming out of Vietnam now,  "Residents terrorized by explosion of venomous snakes in central Vietnam".  Seems there is a huge explosion of...
Malioboro Street - Yogyakarta

Malioboro Street – Yogyakarta

Malioboro Street in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, is one of the main reasons many Indonesians tourists visit Yogyakarta.  In fact, towards the evenings, this street with...

Almaty’s horrible taxis – Who to use?

Today I endured another taxi nightmare. After reserving a taxi from Taxi 515 online, I was surprised that they never came. Phones to the...