What Happens In Vegas…

What Happens In Vegas…

Gratuitous.   …might not stay in Vegas.     Having achieved another rare golden weekend off from work (3 days exactly!), I headed out from another overnight shift in the ER to make a Friday morning 11:10am direct 5 hour Delta Airline flight from NYC to Las...
The Vietnam E-Visa On Arrival Experience

The Vietnam E-Visa On Arrival Experience

Ambrose Chu The following is a guest post by twice monsooner Ambrose Chu, who graciously asked if he could contribute to the Monsoon Diaries adventures. Ambrose first discovered us when googling how to obtain a tourist visa for Iran. He reached out and met me in NYC...
BelaRushing: 7 Hours In Minsk

BelaRushing: 7 Hours In Minsk

Lenin just got served   Although the trip officially ended yesterday, 5 of us continued onwards for the optional extension into forbidden Belarus (or aka “Europe’s last dictatorship”…as per Western journalists) …because why not? The 5 of...