Resa and the Bataks December 23rd 2011 He had been suddenly jerked from the heart of civilization and flung into the heart of things primordial. No lazy, sun-kissed life was this, with nothing to do but loaf and be bored. Here was neither peace, nor rest, nor a moment's safety. All was confusion and action, and every moment life and limb were in peril. There was imperative need to be constantly alert; for these dogs and men ... read more
Asia » Indonesia » Sumatra » Lake Toba The Dutch began to colonize Indonesia in the early 17th century; the islands were occupied by Japan from 1942 to 1945. Indonesia declared its independence after Japan's surrender, but it required four years of intermittent negotiations, recurring hos... ... read more
Many, many months ago I left my home in Greenville, South Carolina to explore Southeast Asia. I started a TESOL certification course in Phenom Penh, Cambodia and completed it in Pattaya, Thailand. After that I moved to Bangkok to find a home and a job as an English teacher. This was the way my whole experience began. I decided to keep a blog because the things that were to come were too fantastic not to share.
I'm now an International MBA Student at Thunderbird School of Global Management. That's why my updates have completely stopped for almost three years. However,... full info