I read on the internet that some evidence points towards North Korea as a possible aggressor behind the recent cyber attack that affected more than 100 countries. That is very hard for me to believe. How can a country that has only 28 websites and a population that is basically unable to use a computer […]
I’ve been in Malaysia recently, and I remembered an experience I had the previous time I was there. It was late in the night, we had just landed in Kuala Lumpur, and we were in a rush to take a taxi to our hotel. We soon realized that is pointless to bargain for a better […]
It’s that part of the year again – when flowers are blossoming, and people in Shanghai are visiting the parks with large parterres on display. Apparently, the Spring blossom is quite a thing in many parts of Asia, with many getting excited about it.
Better to kill an innocent by mistake than spare an enemy by mistake. – Pol Pot I go on Facebook these days, and I see lots of posts about Angelina Jolie’s upcoming movie – First, they killed my father.
I’ve only spent the Chinese New Year’s Eve in China once since I moved there 2.5 years ago. In the two other occasions, I preferred to travel in the neighboring countries. This year I happened to be in Bangkok during the CNYE, and I went on purpose to China Town, to check if anything special […]
Before coming to Cambodia, I didn’t even know this museum exists. I saw a leaflet in the lobby of the hotel where I was staying in Siem Reap and so I decided to visit it. I didn’t expect this will turn into such an interesting experience – but not for the reasons you might expect.
Sometimes, you have all the ingredients for a good traveling experience, but you will still need a little extra that makes the cohesion and arranges everything so that you can fully enjoy the place you are visiting.
Just a few days ago I visited Mao’s Mausoleum for a third time. The first time I did it out of curiosity, while on the following occasions I accompanied my guests who wanted to see the formal leader in flesh and bones.