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Cambodia Fear Factor foods

By the time I got to Cambodia, after having visiting much of Southeast Asia, I found there really wasn’t many Fear Factor Foods I haven’t seen.

‘Same Same’… but not too different.

In fact, the prize Fear Factor foods of Khmer folk seemed to share its neighbors’ palettes.

Here’s a few interesting foods as well as, a couple of players I haven’t yet seen…

April 12, 2012 29
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What do STD shops in India sell?

STD shops in India help you make cheap calls

April 1, 2012 13
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Odd Jobs: Mumbai’s Dhobi Ghats

Mumbai is an unrelenting and persevering city. Its drives hard to catch up to its pace, but not the modern age. In many ways, I’m glad it hasn’t. It preserves the kind of traditional jobs, which make you respect India’s workforce all the more.

March 28, 2012 11
Hello Kitty Cafe Seoul, theme cafes in seoul, theme cafes in asia
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Hello Kitty Cafe and Hongdae’s Theme Cafes

I have the honor to introduce my first guest post. Well, not really… When my mom was visiting me over the holidays, she vigilantly wrote a bunch of emails to my family back home. I’m posting a short excerpt of one of our cafe excursions. 😉 Enjoy!

March 23, 2012 20
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Photo Essay: A Teddy Bear Museum on Jeju Island?

At the Teddy Bear Museum on Jeju Island, the teddy bears do more than just sit in glass cases in wait of love. These teddies make art history, play out war enactments, they impersonate famous stars, such as Elvis and Marilyn, they depict Korean history and even act out scenes from popular movies, like Titanic.

March 19, 2012 28
siloam spa seoul
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Is Siloam Sauna the best jjimjilbang in Seoul?

So, I’ve promised some of you the inside tip on the best jjimjilbang in Seoul… After the disappointment of Seoul’s much hyped Dragon Hill Spa, I was reluctant to return for another night of overnight non-thrill on a hard wood floor. Fortunately, a friend offered me an alternative suggestion…

March 12, 2012 52
song hye laniege snow
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BB Cream: Korea’s Best Kept Secret to Gorgeous Skin!

Why do Koreans get such luminous and flawless skin? For a country fixed on skin-deep aethestics, plastic surgeons, immaculate dress styles, pinpoint-fluffed hair and healthy diets, it stands to consistent logic that Koreans would know how to ‘create’ great looking skin.

February 22, 2012 31
booking a role on tv, booking a role on Hawaii Five O
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Travel bucket lists and booking a role on Hawaii Five-O (Part II)

At Hawaii Five-0 studios in downtown Honolulu, I play my lines to the casting director in an bare room. It’s one scene and I’m an assistant to boss, who’s a murder suspect (Spoiler alert! …and murderer). I’m being questioned. The casting director has me perform it several times, adding different direction.

February 17, 2012 60
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Travel Bucket List 2012: Booking a role on Hawaii Five-O (Part I)

Okay, some of you asked to see the competition…

Still wondering what some of those alternate plans for 2012 were, twerking with that university job in Korea? Here’s my hinted confession to one of those alternate things…

February 15, 2012 21

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