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Dances with Elephants gets his first Thai Haircut

To celebrate finally moving into my new neighborhood in Bangkok, I decided to get a haircut yesterday. I must live in the salon district in Bangkok as there were about 20 to choose from. Either that or Thais just really love getting their hair done. I picked the one with the happiest looking ladies who were already busy with other …

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Travel Photo of the Week in Thailand: Meeting Disney’s UP

I have felt a bit sad as of late, for I realized that I missed sharing my Perros of the Week showcasing the best of Mexican street dogs while I lived in Mexico for 4 months. And now that I am living in Thailand, I thought maybe I should bring those lovable critters back. However, most of the dogs I …

Looking for Love in the City of Love: Bangkok

It’s Valentines Day and I am all by my lonesome in Bangkok. I have been in this urban jungle – with its crazy tuk tuk drivers, non-stop street sales touts, monolithic malls with endless armies of shoppers, vibrant sex shows, late night street food stalls – for 3 weeks now, but the one thing I am in need of most …

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My New Bangkok Neighborhood: I am Dances with Elephants

So you are probably looking at this strange heap and wondering what am I looking at? That would be my morning breakfast concoction. Now, using my mind reading prowess (it doesn’t work on women by the way), you are probably thinking, oh great another blogger taking photos of their food and throwing it up all over the online world thinking …

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Job, Apartment, and Soul Searching in Bangkok

So I have been in Bangkok about a week so far, and the going has been a bit slower than I originally anticipated. Not slow in terms of the amount of taxis or tuktuks trying to run me over, or the amount of the sexual offers I have received from Thailand’s finest lady boys, but slower in terms of finding …