Welcome to my Travel Site. I'm from San Francisco, and decided that I wanted to break away from my desk job for a bit and see what adventures I could find. My current plan is to check out SE Asia, Egypt, Turkey, and Eastern Europe. Who knows what will really happen? Stay tuned...... full info
During the late 18th and 19th centuries, Great Britain established colonies and protectorates in the area of current Malaysia; these were occupied by Japan from 1942 to 1945. In 1948, the British-ruled territories on the Malay Peninsula formed the Fe...more info
Local GalsThese Singaporian transplants (L-R Niza and Wan - sorry if I butchered the spelling) were kind enough to show me around KL. Thanks again ladies!
John the BaptistThis was a homeless guy that I sat and chatted with for an hour or so. He gave me all kinds of travel advice, and talked about life in Malaysia for Christens (not very good, if you take everything he said at face value). At the end of our chat, I gave him 50 Ringit (~$12) and he actually started crying with gratitude. I don't know if the tears were genunie or not, but the effect that it had on me was. I felt very lucky to have been born into a much better situation.
Ha[py New Year!This is a building-sized version of the Chinese saying for Happy New Year. With a camel to boot.
My new partnerThese guys waved me over and had an extended discussion about a multi-level marketing scheme that he wanted me to be a part of. Apparently the fact that I live in America wouldn't disrupt the logistics of the guy on the left being my "boss", and of him getting a fraction of my sales.
Me and a random fellow touristThis happened a lot - I offer to take a picture of a group of tourists, they gladly accept, then each want to take a picture with me. I thought it would be fun to snap off a shot as well.