Asia

A Lovely Day in Kamakura

I have the tendency to get templed out realllyy quickly (like, before I even finish looking at the first one), so I wasn’t sure how an entire day in temple-tastic Kamakura, Japan would go. But, going to see the snow monkeys was too damn far away and expensive (excuse me while I go sob for […]

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PHOTO: Underwater View of Sky

While getting my advanced SCUBA certification in the Philippines, one of my “fun dives” was underwater photography. This is a photo of some plants (seaweed? I have no clue) and the sky from a very low depth. Beautiful, eh? This photo is part of my Meatless Monday series, in which I feature a new photo each […]

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PHOTO: Yellow Field Of Korean Rape Flowers

These flowers come out in March and April across South Korea. Their name is a bit awk, especially being that there are “Rape Festivals” galore at this time. At least they’re pretty! This photo is part of my Meatless Monday series, in which I feature a new photo each week. Because who likes to read […]

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Five Must-Try Foods in Thailand

Say the word Thailand, and many think of beaches, jungles, and smiling locals. I think of elephants. The one thing everybody thinks of is FOOD. Thailand’s reputation as an eating mecca is wellllll deserved. (I was def very happy that I brought stretchy-waist pants along.) Though there are an infinite amount of dishes and flavors […]

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