Living in the Shadow of Wealth

I have found myself a room on a months contract and I am currently searching for teaching work. However, the area that I am living in is a bit sketchy and I fear to leave my room on the notion that I will probably be robbed instantaneously. It looks like the backdrop for an episode…

The Passenger

With obesity rates hitting almost 60 percent of the population in countries such as Mexico and the United States, it’s no wonder that wherever you are travelling, you are bound to come across an obese passenger (also known by the more technical term: fat bastard). As you can see, my travel woes continue. If it…

Phetchabun

I want to share just a few words about an area in Thailand that is, for the most part, completely shy of tourists; and I want to tell you why I am confused by this. I have travelled over most of Thailand at some point in the last year and one thing is for certain;…

The World’s Worst Way to Travel

Many would argue that my most frequently used method of transport is far from being the worst in the world. I’m sure travelling across a never-ending desert on the back of a camel comes close. Or imagine being the front seat passenger in a car whilst a woman is driving; that’s got to be up…