All posts by SHABL

  • Bangkok Side Streets at Night

    Wandering around the side streets of Bangkok at night. It’s weird, dudes sleeping in phone booths, people / families working with scraps to build touristy...

  • Bed Bug Bites in Bangkok

    Egh, did I really run into bed bug bites in Bangkok on my 4th night!? Yeah, I got a room and the dirty sheets had,...

  • How to Haggle 101 – Art of Haggling

    I’m locked out of my guest house, as I was leaving, the door knob came with me.  Great way to start the day. As a...

  • Eating Scorpions & MBK Shopping

    Woke up feeling gregarious and struck up a conversation with a lady at breakfast. Turns out she wanted to go to MBK, so did I....

  • Shopping at MBK Mega Mall, Bangkok

    Went shopping for a mobile phone yesterday at MBK, hands down the largest mall I’ve ever been to. The place is asurdly massive. Each floor...

  • A Night on Khao San Road, Bangkok

    Spent what turned out to be a ridiculous evening that all started on Khao San Road, Bangkok. Khao San Road is a tourist mecca inside...

  • Sweating in Bangkok, Thailand

    Sweating like a morbidly obese marathon runner in 100 degree heat here in Bangkok, Thailand. This place is HUMID but even cheaper than it is...

  • DEBT is the DEATH of YOU!

    Look you, stop what you’re doing and tell your EGO to go take a breather. What I’m about to tell you is real and straight...

  • Afternoon in Venice Beach, Los Angeles

    Spent the afternoon in Venice Beach, California after driving in from Las Vegas. This is seriously an “interesting place” where everyone is truly “being themselves”....

  • Going to Los Angeles Then Bangkok

    As amusing and exhausting as Vegas is, it’s time to leave. Gary informed me he was going to LA tomorrow and I was welcome to...