The city, for as gaudy as I imagined it would look, even in the reflection of the many photos I have seen, was beautiful at night. There's something about standing back from the frenetic pace, and beholding the false stillness of the night.
Tiger Trifecta: Three Asian Cities, One Week April 23rd 2008 Big Mamma, Con-men, Crab Shrapnel, and a Birthday to Remember
Bangkok: Soi Cowboy
I've been to Bangkok before, but had never managed, or cared enough to make the trip to Soi Cowboy, the lady-boy / stripper district that in many ways defines Bangkok. I told Darren though that I wasn't making an decisions about his only night in Bangkok, but being Canadian, he also didn't want to ... read more
Asia » Hong Kong Occupied by the UK in 1841, Hong Kong was formally ceded by China the following year; various adjacent lands were added later in the 19th century. Pursuant to an agreement signed by China and the UK on 19 December 1984, Hong Kong became the Hong Kong... ... read more