According to the Thailand Trade and Economic Office's website, below are the countries that can get a Visa on Arrival (VOA) for 15 days, 30 days, and even 90 days (!). Not a bad deal if you're from...(more)

Whenever I visit Bangkok, which used to be about once a year, I found the local people's English level to be good enough to have basic conversations, share a laugh, and somehow connect with people...(more)

According to this article, the Trump administrationordered a suspension of flights on Wednesday from China to the United States as tensions escalate between the two countries over...(more)

This is one of the best things about living in Taiwan. The healthcare system just works. Show up to any major hospital with your passport or ID, let them know you need a health check, and someone...(more)

I live in Taipei, Taiwan, and last Friday I had a barbecue at my rooftop. About 25 friends turned out to gather in a tight space to grill, drink beer, and chill. Nobody was concerned about...(more)

Being in Taiwan during the coronavirus is surreal, especially seeing all of the news out there about how well Taiwan is doing handling the virus. Somehow I can’t imagine a developed country where...(more)