Incessant Adventure Despite the Turbulence of 2016 (Here’s to 2017)

Many people ¬†around the world have experienced a tumultuous year in 2016. One of the most brutal years of the Syrian Civil War were met with scores of refugees overwhelming Europe and facilitating a climate of anti-immigrant rhetoric and political instability with Brexit and the election of Donald Trump. Politics aside, Westerners mourned the loss … More Incessant Adventure Despite the Turbulence of 2016 (Here’s to 2017)

The Redolence of Bangkok: Sensory Overload in Thailand’s Capital City

Bangkok has an ubiquitous stench. The smell of inadequate¬†plumbing is complemented by the nausea of sexual slavery. The royal stench pervades the ancient culture. Along every street, vendors sell grilled meats, noodle soups, and fruit. Durian, known for its unique flavor and awful odor, divides Thais and visitors alike as they debate its validity. Still, … More The Redolence of Bangkok: Sensory Overload in Thailand’s Capital City