Hahoe Time Machine: Korea’s Most Beautiful Village is in Andong

Although much of old Korea has been lost through war and an insatiable desire to modernize, Andong’s Hahoe village is a time capsule to a distant world.

Dream Rangers: Taiwanese Commercial Makes the Best Movie Never Made

What happens when five Taiwanese seniors meet up at the funeral of their recently departed friend? The best damn movie never made, that’s what. 

Itaewon Burning: Early Morning Fire in Seoul’s International District

10 Magazine is reporting that a fire broke out early this morning in Itaewon, Seoul’s infamous international district. There are no reported injuries, but approximately one block of the main street has been destroyed.

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.

Tissue Alert: The Saddest Commercial in the World is from Thailand

There are few things that are more gut-wrenching than poverty, so when you watch this recently released commercial from Thailand, be sure to have some tissue ready. 

A Confession from Kuala Lumpur: I Ate a Pigeon and Then Went to a Bird Park

I have a confession to make, and I’m pretty sure it makes me a terrible person. While exploring Kuala Lumpur, I stumbled upon an outdoor Chinese restaurant that served up pigeon, and I ate it just before going to a bird park.