Typhoon Phanfone stranded people in sea and airports at the peak of holiday travel, flooded villages and knocked out power in entire provinces.
The tears were for the last print issue of a weekly newspaper I have valued and read above and before all others since I
At the end of the day, the artists spread their work out and discuss what they saw and drew and they explain their technique
Myanmar is an incredible place to travel right now because it is not "touristy". With more relaxed visa laws and cheaper flights, especially from Vietnam or Thailand, this place will naturally become more and more touristy in the coming years. So now is the right time to go to get a more authentic experience.
I gaze into the wall of green to my left, squinting past thick, leafy boughs of the Cambodian jungle, bewildered. I look to my map; there nothing but the giant reservoir to my right and green uniformity to my left. I peer into the jungle, then back to the map. Back to the jungle.
Waiting for the night. Bulunkul is a village of extremes. I walked to the freshwater lakes, chatted with the friendly villagers
To get the most out of your rainforest experience, you have to either do a night walk, or a night boat ride with a guide and a spotlight to try to see the many nocturnal species of the Amazon.
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Here's the thing, I'm not very good at making friends. But I have learned a few things as a husband in medical school, the realities of adulthood, and children have forced my hand.