Who Sends You Money to Live On Each Month? August 1st 2010 One day, a Lao friend worked up the nerve to ask, "Who sends you money to live on each month?'' She knew I hadn’t had a job for months, yet she’d seen me continue to spend money. She was nervous to ask this question, but finally did, through another Lao friend that speaks English. Was it my father, working at home, who was sending me money to live on? I felt embarrassed that she thought someon ... read more
Asia » Laos » West » Luang Prabang Laos was under the control of Siam (Thailand) from the late 18th century until the late 19th century when it became part of French Indochina. The Franco-Siamese Treaty of 1907 defined the current Lao border with Thailand. In 1975, the Communist Pathe... ... read more
"I haven't been everywhere, but it's on my list." - Susan Sontag
"Life is short and the world is wide" so we better make the best of it. I support doing what makes your heart happy while helping to make other people's hearts happier. For me, that means exploring the world and taking chances, investing myself in the places and activities that fascinate and thrill me.
While travelling I learn, share and help as I go. I supported my adventures through all sorts of work: cooking, bartending, teaching English, writing, per... full info