STRANDED!

STRANDED!

On the nearby island of Lombok, just east of Bali, Mt. Rinjani has erupted, spewing volcanic ash and smoke over the region. Because the ash presents a serious risk to jet engines, three airports have been closed since yesterday, including here in Bali. And almost 700...

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Will I Survive Bali?

Will I Survive Bali?

First impression: Panama City Beach meets 1967 Saigon.

No. Soldiers aren’t in the streets carrying weapons. But, nonetheless, it’s a war out there and death or injury by MVA could be swift and painful.

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World Series

World Series

Sitting in Changi Airport Singapore in O'Leary's sportsbar watching World Series...live...at 9:38am. (Mets are up 1-0.)

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Singapore, Singapore

Singapore, Singapore

A town so nice they named it twice. 9:24am here. My room at the Royal Plaza on Scotts (see lobby shot above) is not ready yet. So I'm cooling my heels here in the Orchard shopping district. The heat and humidity is not unlike Florida...but it's still morning. If it's...

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