What's a Visa Run, Anyways? December 10th 2011 What's a Visa Run, Anyways?
Anyone planning to teach in a foreign country should be sure to research this question. Ours happened a couple of weeks ago. Before departing on our visa run, I thought I knew what a visa run was, I thought I knew the trials, tribulations, pitfalls, etc, etc. Needless to say, this wasn't entirely the case.
Rewind to Wednesday afternoon. We had been told by ... read more
Asia » Cambodia » South » Phnom Penh Most Cambodians consider themselves to be Khmers, whose Angkor Empire extended over much of Southeast Asia and reached its zenith between the 10th and 13th centuries. Subsequently, attacks by the Thai and Cham (from present-day Vietnam) weakened the ... ... read more
Way back in what seems like a long time ago I first came to Asia with a mind full of ideas but not a whole lot of experience. Going on four years later it's probably all the same really, but we do have a whole lot fewer things and a whole lot less direction in life. Most of what you may or may not read if I continue to write are old -damn near 2 years now - journal entries that are finally being added in blog form. Since this time past I am still travelling, pursuing a passion or two and teaching full time at an international school in Thailand while studying the language and also loving to... full info