Bangkok Night

Impressions from Bangkok What’s different, new and surprising for a foreigner in Bangkok in short stories and photos.

Worms, Insects, Bugs and Frogs

Finally I did it! From a large variety of insects, worms, frogs, bugs and other alien looking creatures I tried three varieties here in Bangkok, under my own will and being in the right state of mind: fried frogs, bamboo and wood worms! A certain quantity of Hong Thong (Thai spirits) helps. Read the tasting, Read More

Khone Phapheng Falls, Laos

The News I am back in Bangkok, after days of intensive travel to Hua Hin and River Kwai in Thailand, to Pakse area and waterfalls in Laos and to Ko Lipe Island in the Andaman Sea. Busy itineraries, an injury, lack of internet connection and romance in between prevented me to post new stories, Read More

Taipei, Taiwan

By Xue Feng Or Why I travel? First of all, let me give a big sigh. This is the fifth time I re-write the opening paragraph. I’d blame on my fever I just got as a souvenir in this not-so-cold season in Beijing. I just flew back from Seoul, a city full of crazy, Read More

Bangkok street photography

Bangkok street photography: city, people, faith, food, night life and fun photos with a story. Black and Red Bangkok at night reminds me of the “Sin City” neo-noir movie without the violence: the suspended highways right through the city, the sound of sirens, the strange-looking skyscrapers with a hint of gothic, the shanty places,, Read More

Taipei Airport Information Center girl

EVA Air Flying for the first time with the Taiwanese EVA Airlines was a pleasant surprise. Everything is done with the customer in mind, starting with the service and ending with the branding. EVA Air Stewardesses The cute, mignon stewardesses were running up and down the aisles in beautiful dark cyan uniforms. When there, Read More

Cuba Travel Tips

Safety The Taxi Trick A Hemingway for Every Bar The Milk Scam and a Story Cigars from Toilet Paper and Banana Leaves An Adventure with ‘Mary Jay’ Politics Save With an All-Inclusive Package and Still Have Your Freedom A Military Base in Ruins, Is Still a Military Base CUC, CUP & US $

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Thailand

“Find a beautiful place and get lost.”

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Whiskey Saigon

A little bit of history “Whiskey Saigon” was my first blog, created in 2010 in order to keep in touch with my family, friends and coworkers during my four month Asia & Africa adventure. More than 10 years ago I bought the domain name whiskeysaigon.com. I was looking for a good name, something catchy,, Read More