Bangkok Struggles for a Peaceful Conclusion

There is no peace in Bangkok and other regions in Thailand these days. I am a raving fan about that country and it causes me pain to see the demonstrations turning violent. A Japanese journalist was killed in today’s protests, the ultimate sign that this is not...

What’s Happening to My Thailand?

I think I have been to Thailand 5 times over the years. I have travelled to the Chiang Mai region, Pattaya, and of course Bangkok. I have done all the tourist things and eaten in some of the finest restaurants, at reasonable prices, and shopped for suits, gifts, and...

On the Road Again

It seems I hardly got back from Italy and our Mediterranean cruise and I am off again. Tomorrow I leave for Taiwan, a country I have never visited. It is a for a major conference and I am most excited about it because a Manitoba-based adventure company will be winning...