the anti-nuclear movement in japan gains momentum

In the country that has experienced what some say is the worst nuclear disaster since Chernobyl in 1986, thousands of citizens protesting against the...

shinjuku tokyo’s golden gai

Golden Gai is a small, hidden area of Shinjuku in Tokyo only a ten minute walk from Shinjuku station. I had heard a lot...

the hiroshima peace park and the atomic dome [vlog]

Very little remains of the city of Hiroshima from before August 6, 1945 when the world's first use of an atomic weapon changed the...

a north korean defector in the demilitarized zone [dmz]

The Demilitarized Zone or DMZ as it is known, is an 155 mile expanse of land that hugs the border, or Military Demarcation...

snow falls in auckland, new zealand for the first time in 80 years

What is going on with the global weather?  This summer, every state in the U.S. has broken heat records, and the New York area...

an oasis of espresso in bukhara, uzbekistan

Regardless of where I travel, my running internal commentary is "hmmm... that would be a nice place for a café." I am usually thinking...

mr. that’s [not so] wild ride

Mr. That (pronounced “tat”) was my Tuk-Tuk driver during my days exploring Angkor Wat from Siem Reap, Cambodia. The Tuk-Tuk is such a common...

everything in cambodia costs one dollar

While navigating the streets of various Cambodian towns, certain themes develop. One is the ubiquitous question of "would you like Tuk Tuk?" Another involves...

a virtual tour of sydney harbour: day and night [video]

From a land down under, this video is a didgeridoo-filled tour of Sydney, Australia's famous landmarks and skyline from its harbour including the Opera House...

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