Four beautiful women, an Israeli hunk, and Bad Mike share a hotel on the wild fringes of Kashmir. They thought their problems ended at lust and love. Then the rivers rose and mountains crumbled. Part one of this series sets the stage for the disaster that was to come.
Look: Photos of Pangong Lake, Ladakh
Photos of the beautiful Pangong Lake in Ladakh.
Bad Tripping: Getting Over the Traveler Blues
Bad Mike has hit the low point in the vagabond’s emotional bell curve. How will he get back on top?
Bad Tripping: Why you Should Stop Complaining and Learn to Love the Israeli Mob
Israelis have a reputation and tendency of traveling in large packs. So large, in fact, that they sometimes take over entire towns. This is why you should accept reality for what it is, realize that the world of travel has changed, and love the Israeli mob.
Bad Tripping: How to Bribe a Cop
There will invariably come a time in every traveler’s journey when they will turn around to find themselves corralled by the law. Bad Mike tells you how to escape the clutches of the police while remaining financially intact.
Traditional Net Fishing on the Beaches of Sri Lanka
Fishing on the beaches of Sri Lanka is a tradition that the people there have been doing for thousands of years. Today, a sea turtle came in with the catch.
A Beginner’s Guide to Surf Arugum Bay
A quick guide to honing surfing skills in Arugum Bay, Sri Lanka.
Sri Lanka Travel: Elephants, Big Lizards, and The Joy of Leaving a Tourist Area
A story of giant lizards, blaring music, sacrificial flaming coconuts, crowded buses, elephants, and the surprises that manifest out of the Sri Lanka countryside.
5 First Impressions of Sri Lanka
Stepping into Sri Lanka for the first time, this is what Lawrence Hamilton found.
SPANKING THE CHILDREN OF PARADISE – Hazy Hippy Days in Gokarna, India
The Children of Paradise vs. truncheon swinging cops; a mouse and monkeys vs. the vagabond painter. The battles of paradise at Kudle Beach, Gokarna, India.