Beer Culture in Europe: The Germans and Dutch Always Try To Destroy My Liver

Before I head into new territory in Africa, I make a brief visit back into Germany and the Netherlands to reunite with my Euro buddies who would like nothing better than to drown me in beer (and hookahs).


Teaching Rocks How to Float

I’d consistently here chatter of Nepalese locals drowning in Phewa Lake, like it was no big deal. It’s true that most of the people there are mountain climbers, not swimmers. So, I decided to take a few groups of students for crash-course swimming lessons–which proved to be waaay more difficult than I thought.