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Tuesday, March 14th, 2006

Bangkok Bonanza!

A piece of travel wisdom I learned early on was, “Don’t set your expectations too high,” because if you do, you open yourself up to failure and disappointment. Then, I showed up in Bangkok and since my arrival everything has been more than I could ask for. From $5 massages to $6 silk purses –

Saturday, March 11th, 2006

Well Thai me up!

Oh, some of my favorite things in life include: fitting into a pair a jeans that I haven’t wore since college, finding those to-die-for stilettos half price, and my all time favorite…. UNEXPECTED UPGRADES!! Yes, dear readers,...

Friday, March 10th, 2006

Culture: Greece: Corfu Tupperware Party

by Wendy H. King Just as Corfu was Odysseus’ last stop on his way home to Ithaca, so the Ionian island was my last stop on a two-month tour of Italy and Greece. I planned to relax...

Thursday, March 9th, 2006

Dude, Where’s My Brazilian Visa?

Beware the Brazilian consulate! I samba-ed into one the other day to apply for a visa (to Brazil- who knew?) expecting all the usual questions- have you ever tried one of our waxes? do you have proof...

Wednesday, March 8th, 2006

Virtual Flying

I am addicted to Google Earth. Every chance I get to play with this incredible program I will. It’s like flying across the globe sans the long lines, airplane food, lost luggage, and jet lag. All you...

Tuesday, March 7th, 2006

Post-writing pampering

Where do I go after pouring my heart, soul, and wisdom out in a travel guide? Thailand! Where else? And because this writer deserves a stellar, first-class experience to soothe my aching shoulder muscles from being hunched...

Friday, March 3rd, 2006

Impromptu Celebration

Spontaneous acts of enjoyment have not been on my “to do” list for quite a while. But now that the book is done, my shoulders feel lighter and my fingers are ready to dial long-lost friends. So,...

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