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  • 23 Jan0
    The Chao Phraya: Easy Access To Sights and Sounds

    The Chao Phraya: Easy Access To Sights and Sounds

    Post by Teddy

    Bangkok is notorious. Notorious for what? Up to you. Depends on what area of Bangkok you venture off to. Bangkok is infamous for… Same here. Fill in the next word as you wish. But with all the traffic, red lights, road side food stalls, mysterious deaths and cheap massages one area of Bangkok can be […]

     
  • 21 Jan0
    World School Adventures

    World School Adventures

    Post by guest blogger

    Written by: Amy Sztupovszky Amy is an unschooling mother of two on a Worldschool Adventure.  She and her family travel for six months a year, using travel as a way to help to educate their children.  Traveling slow with the little ones in tow, letting the world be their teacher!  Follow their adventures at worldschooladventures.com. […]

     
  • 16 Jan0
    Harnessing Superman’s Power

    Harnessing Superman’s Power

    Post by Teddy

    Do you know what Superman’s greatest super power is? Is it unmatched strength, the ability to fly, or lasers shooting out of his eyes? For me it is his ability to put on a pair of reading glasses and become completely unrecognizable to anyone who knows him. The other, more amazing powers are justified; Superman […]

     
  • 28 Dec1
    The Chao Phraya

    The Chao Phraya

    Post by Teddy

    Named by Rama I and formerly known as just “Me Nam” the Chao Phraya River provides life, leisure and a bit of luxury to the Land of Smiles. The modern day epicenter of the river is Bangkok, but Me Nam’s story doesn’t begin here. With the convergence of two rivers, the Ping and the Nan, […]

     
  • 23 Dec0
    Preventing and Treating Sunburn Naturally

    Preventing and Treating Sunburn Naturally

    Post by Teddy

    I have Irish blood coursing through my veins. I have a family ravaged with skin cancer; my mom, my grandparents etc. So naturally I am fearful of the burning star of hydrogen and helium that we humans call the sun. Not a big problem for most; but for me I also have “bad skin”. I’m […]

     
  • 19 Dec0
    Hanoi In A Day

    Hanoi In A Day

    Post by Teddy

    The day started out with fresh fruit and a coffee in a cute little Vietnamese bistro down the street from my hotel. The tables were set in a courtyard surrounded by low hanging trees and various indigenous plants. The shade, along with the late rising sun, provided a cool breeze to go along with a […]

     
  • 2 Dec2
    Why Did Communism Feel So Normal?

    Why Did Communism Feel So Normal?

    Post by Teddy

    I was born in 1981; this means I was bred to love video games (Mario Brothers), fear Russians (Die Hard) and hate communism (every news network). I still love video games and I do feel like I have been taken hostage every time I hear someone speak Russian. As for communism…I kind of forgot about […]