June 2015

The Real China?

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Your view on Taiwan’s official status depends on your politics, but to me, the island is arguably more “Chinese” than China itself. Here’s why.

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Five Fabulous Far-East Cities

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Headed East? Consider visiting some of my favorite cities in the Orient – and visit by the end of the month to take advantage of special savings!

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Seoul in the Time of MERS

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South Korea is just fine – all you armchair physicians, in the media and on social media, need to sit the fuck down.

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Japan’s Best-Kept Secret

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Hakodate is not among the first tier of cities people tend to visit on their trips to Japan. Here’s why you should make it there anyway.

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