Category: Thailand

Reading Airports: Notes from a Journey

Look beyond the array of stores and restaurants, try to ignore the uncomfortable seats, and don’t stress about the latest delay in your flight. Instead, look around you carefully. You will be amazed at how …
Tra sitting on a bamboo bench, kitchen implements next to him, and a bull eating from a pen behind him.

My students, meet your competitors

(Updated May 12, 2013) My students, I want to introduce you Sarah, James, Jack, Tra, and Robin. They and people like them will be your competitors in the job market when you graduate. When I …

The Nocturnal Tourism of Pattaya, Thailand

From a distance, the Thai city of Pattaya looks like many other seaside resorts. Straight sandy beaches several kilometers long stretch out along the eastern shore of the Gulf of Thailand. Behind them are high-rise …