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Hong Kong

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011

I was recently in Hong Kong for a very brief period of time. This trip was a typical “Matt” deal. No planning, No research, Nothin’ After a stressful 12 hour flight next an irate seat hogger, I arrive. First task after clearing customs was to secure myself an “Octopus” card, as I would need one [...]

 

Dadblasted American toilet strikes again

Wednesday, December 15th, 2010

Last night I checked into my Hotel Room in Hong Kong. Upon opening theĀ  bathroom door I noticed the dreaded brand name “AMERICAN STANDARD” on the porcelain. A quick look under the lid reveals my worst fears: An American style toilet. NOOOOO! God no! Not another one. I hate these things to the extent where [...]