From the monthly archives:

January 2009

6 reasons to never, ever travel

We talk about traveling a lot—with each other, with our friends, with our families. Some of us have had some serious adventures (see my posts on Syria) and face questions [...]

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5 ways to not get ripped off

Have you ever walked away from a vendor with that sinking feeling you were ripped off? Have you bought something overseas and arrived home only to have a friend tell [...]

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Want to be a part of Obama’s inauguration? Go for free.

Whether you’re a Republican or a Democrat, if you’re a patriot, any presidential inauguration is an exciting event. The inauguration of Barak Obama is a momentous occasion. The 2008 presidential [...]

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Need some luck? Try some Chinese Luckiness Syrup on your ice cream!

Need some luck? Or are you just out of Hershey’s Syrup? Either way, you can buy this “Luckiness Syrup” in Shanghai (which is where I took this photo). Have you [...]

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You want how much for that pot of tea?! More travel scams

While researching part one– There’s poo on your shoe!– of this travel scam series, I ran across a couple more

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You’ve got poo on your shoe! (Travelers beware these scams!)

Travel scams run the gamut from elaborate and well-orchestrated (think Agra food poisoning) to simple (giving incorrect change back). Here’s a few I’d like to avoid: There’s poo on your [...]

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