Postcards From the Fringe


My Kids Witnessed Hong Kong Police Shooting at Protesters

I assumed we’d stay out of trouble by taking a taxi… until we came upon one empty intersection.

Hong Kong Is More Than Chaos and Protesters

Despite my purposeful run-in with protests, we’ve felt safe in Hong Kong.

I Got Teargassed at a Hong Kong Protest

I was curious to see what was going on outside our hotel. So I went to check it out…

Lack of Visitors Is a Bad Sign for Hong Kong’s Economy

You can tell more about a country by crossing its border than from 10 websites of gov’t stats…

Our Lifestyle Gives Us More Free Time Than We Had Before Traveling

It’s so different from our old lifestyle, which sucked up all our time and kept us apart.

Falling Chinese Property Prices Could Be the Catalyst for the Next Recession

If my Dow-to-Gold bet is right, this will be the first of 3 recessions over the next decade…

Yangshuo, Our Last Stop in China

I think we’re going to like it here… Our beds cost $3 a night.