The end of the neverending story June 16th 2011 Satisfaction. Total and unconditioned satisfaction. This is what I feel since my passport got one more sticker, yellow and simple, on page 27. Nothing special you might say but this is my so long desired working visa extension, drenched in a sea of blood and tears.
For those with the patience to get a closer insight on my turubulent history, I will start at the beginning of this horror tale. Ab ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » Red River Delta » Hanoi The conquest of Vietnam by France began in 1858 and was completed by 1884. It became part of French Indochina in 1887. Independence was declared after World War II, but the French continued to rule until 1954 when they were defeated by Communist forc... ... read more
Transcending my facticities:
Born in the middle of nowhere, surviving in Macau, made tourism my PhD and way of life. Yes, a PhD in tourism actually exists! Firm believer that existence precedes essence.
Appreciate good gluten-free food (recently diagnosed with coeliac disease), a good book, a bad horror movie and a healthy dose of slam metal (not necessarily in this order). Dislike ignorance, salsa music, communism and cucumber (this order is flexible too).
"In individuals, insanity is rare; but in groups, parties, nations and epochs, it is the rule."
- Friedrich Nietzsche
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