Tagged: tourism

Simple Beauty in Kabul

Simple Beauty in Kabul

After a month of frequent hello’s and short conversations, my Afghan friend AJ offerred to accompany me to any place I wanted to see in Kabul before it was time for me to leave the country.  The offer alone was...

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bmtv98 Istanbul Images

At long last, a short vlog entry that features clips from my first-ever visit to Istanbul. Complete with brief introduction featuring my new “Downloading is now a Crime” shirt from shirtcity.com (thanks!). Note: As mentioned in the vlog entry, I’ll...

Zoomin’ Around Phnom Penh

Zoomin’ Around Phnom Penh

Beep Beep Beep Beep…. no streetlight so my motorcycle driver just noses his way into the intersection in the exact style of every other scooter, SUV, tuk-tuk, rickshaw, and bull-pulled-wagon. I’ve got one hand on my pocket making sure my...

Citizenreporter in Bangkok, Day 1

Citizenreporter in Bangkok, Day 1

There is no shortage of posts on the internets about some westerner’s first day in Bangkok.  No shortage of someone writing an opening line like, dam Bangkok is crazy. Or dam Bangkok is a mess. Or, dam, Bangkok is fun!...

Humans Arise from Amsterdam Caves

Humans Arise from Amsterdam Caves

Although my mind is on my journey to New Orleans, which is just one week away, it is impossible to ignore Amsterdam these days. Yes, the city I call my wife is in bloom. I guess we skipped winter this...

From Zagreb with Love

From Zagreb with Love

Dear Zagreb, capital of Croatia, I write you this letter yet I’ve barely known you for more than 12 hours. Yet the moment I met you there’s been a certain connection. I couldn’t believe how far apart your buildings were,...