Trials and Tribulations of a Young New Yorker and His Travels

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Back to Reality

April 28, 2014

    I write this sitting on the plane back to New York. I am about 11 hours into a 16 hour flight, giving me ample time to reflect on the last couple weeks. What stands out to me the most is that this trip will forever hold great significance for me, as I felt… Read More ›

Macau: The Vegas of the East?…Not So Much

I have to admit that I enjoy gambling, probably a little to much, so it was only natural that I took the hour ferry ride and check out Macau. While Macau is famous for its casinos and gambling, it actually is a city full of history and quite interesting to visit. A Portuguese colony for… Read More ›

First Impressions of Hong Kong

Hong Kong is a busy city. While Tokyo and Seoul are larger than Hong Kong, they have a sense of controlled madness that is missing here. Finding my hostel was a bit of an ordeal wandering around the streets looking for a building. It ended up being a small doorway with no mention of the… Read More ›