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Last Day in Vietnam

Last night dinner, taxi, and drinks: $25 (fancy spanish tapas, including amazing Iberian ham and a split liter of sangria… and maybe some tequila) Shipping a box and a poster home: $27 (by sea. It’ll be there in like, late … Continue reading

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Hà Nội và du lịch (Hanoi and tourists)

(Note: ranting regarding tourists for the first part. Skip down to the “Read More” for a less ranty part.)  I came to Hà Nội expecting to fall in love with the city, to love its apparent French influence, to enjoy the … Continue reading

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Productivity

Today has been a good day, so far. I woke up a wee bit early, but it’s hard to sleep in here anyway – no one in this hotel grasps the concept that someone might want to sleep past 7:30am. … Continue reading

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Kilkenny, Ireland

We woke up earlier today, just a moment before the wake up call. Except we didn’t order a wake up call. Our escort had ordered a wake up call for us without informing us in advance, so I bit the … Continue reading

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