Boston: Ships and Asian Art

I enjoy touring historical sites and museums when I travel, so I couldn’t pass up seeing “Old Ironsides,” the USS Constitution. The ship is currently in dry dock and closed to tours, but it was still impressive. Both the USS Constitution and the USS Cassin Young are on display in the Charlestown Navy Yard. I … Continue reading

Photos of the Berlin Wall

Sunday, November 9, marks the 25th anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall. I was in high school when it happened, and I remember what a momentous occasion it was. Nearly two decades later, I was able to take my first (and only, so far) trip to Berlin in 2007. I was anxious to finally … Continue reading

Super Singapore

I’ve wanted to visit Singapore for some time now, and I even included the city in the early planning stages of my travels this past summer. That didn’t work out, but I was fortunate to have the opportunity to present some research at this month’s JMComm 2014 conference for Journalism and Mass Communication, which was held in … Continue reading