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China's building airfields in the sea

China’s construction of islands in the South China Seas has reached the stage where fighters could operate from them. One, Fiery Cross has a runway up to 3’000 metres in length, while a second island, Subu Reef, may also soon acquire such a runway. 206 more words


The Vets Head

Late night thoughts brought me to Vets forehead. Honestly really freaks the hell out of me. Not sure if it’s some sort of birth defect, or just flesh damage from nam. 61 more words


Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh like an amateur.

This is what happened when I decided to be a ‘real backpacker’ and take a trip to Ho Chi Minh from Phnom Penh with very little preparation… 703 more words

The Woman In Yellow

While walking along the banks of the famous Hoàn Kiếm Lake in Hanoi, Vietnam, you cannot miss the Temple Of The Jade Mountain which resides on an islet in the lake.  122 more words