If you have ever been to Singapore, then maybe you know all about hush hush Holly and all her friends. Singapore has this terrific campaign for developing manners in public transportation riders. They have about five mascots who all represent different aspects of being a good passengers. Yep, that’s all of them. A bit … More Taiwan Loves Mascots! Part 2
One of the best ways to get over being homesick is to travel. Just one man’s opinion based on recent experience. After my parents left I was a bit homesick and sad. I had not seen them in 1.5 years which seemed very long. The odds are that I might not see them again for … More Time in Taipei: The First Part
Ah alliteration, how I love thee! Well the title says it all. Once again, I forgot to take pictures of all the food we ate in Hanoi and Vietnam. I would say that overall Vietnamese food is not my favorite. Compared to it’s regional neighbors it comes across as a bit bland. That said, one … More Hungry in Hanoi-How to Lose Weight in Malaysia: Part 26 the Hanoi files!
Obviously this post will be all about food, as usual, but more specifically it will be about all the food I made my poor mother eat when my parents came to Malaysia. A little back story first for those of you who do not know my mom. My mom eats like 3 things: bread, oatmeal, … More Sandy Heise is a travel all star: How to Lose Weight in Malaysia-Part 25
Okay, so ten is a nice round number so I think I will make this the last blog post of my parents visit here…except for the special edition of How To Lose Weight in Malaysia obviously! That doesn’t count. So on one of the last days my parents were here my mom and I headed … More My parents are here! Part X The bird park and the national mosque!