Yangon Part Two – Tourist Or Walking Oddity? – Yangon, Myanmar

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home_sept9_tour.jpgWith Toe as his guide,

Yangon Part One – I Got Yer Culture Shock Right Here – Yangon, Myanmar

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home_sept9_shock.jpgAccosted on the stre

Mostly Unfunny, But Necessary Introduction – Myanmar

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home_sept9_intro.jpgLeif Pettersen fin

The Indian Pacific Railroad – Perth to Sydney, Australia

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Bring Clean Underwear – Skydiving in Taupo, New Zealand

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Leif Pettersen has a fear of heights that is more or less incapacitating, so there was no question that whatever high-flying activity he chose, he’d need to bring smelling salts, a defibrillator and clean underwear.

The Kiss of the Jellyfish – Cairns, Queensland, Australia

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After snorkeling the reef, Leif Pettersen is convinced of his profound affect on stinging blueys.

I Lost My Cynicism in Sydney – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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On a whole Australia is very much like being in the States, or more appropriately England, but there are small things that confront you each day that jar you out of a general sense of normalcy.

Walking Wounded – Budapest, Hungary

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home_aug05_wounded.jpgBudapest’s days

Don’t Go to Berlin – Berlin, Germany

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Berlin is a city full of drunk, ornery, rude, tourist-haters. According to Leif Pettersen, it is a city that will take your money and dignity and give you nothing in return.

Don’t Go to Naples – Naples, Italy

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Leif Pettersen set out to find the gems of Naples. The problem was, there really weren’t any and if there were, the supreme effort that was required to get your ass anywhere in Naples completely traumatized the author.