What Students Are Like Before and After Lunch

Teaching students in Asia is an amazing experience. They’re intelligent, dedicated, and hard working. Until after lunch time, when you’d think a full moon had just risen.

Psychic Octopi and Knife Massages: Taiwan’s Museum of Alien Studies

Nestled in the narrow alleyways of Taipei, the Museum of Alien Studies is an institute that claims to be studying alien artifacts and wisdom for the betterment of the human species. And if that doesn’t pique your interest, you can always get a knife massage.

City Within a City: Manila’s Intramuros is Both Beautiful and Sad

Hundreds of years before the modern day sprawl of modern Manila, there was only Intramuros, literally “within the walls”. This small district of old Manila simply was old Manila before the city began to grow too big to fit inside. Today it conjures a mixture of emotions for visitors.