Convenience and comfort in Korea…and especially toilets

Seoul is an extremely traveler-friendly city. There are enough English-language signs so that non-Hangul readers can figure out where they need to go, or how to get there. There are multi-lingual tourist information agents in red vests whose job it is to stand, or stroll, in popular visiting spots and answer questions. Sometimes they are… Read More Convenience and comfort in Korea…and especially toilets

Roma

Last month I was in Italy for a few days. One morning, thanks to a nice robust case of jetlag-itis, I was up extremely early and out walking. The roads were completely empty and there was no one else around. Well, except for that one vehicle… 3:30 AM in Rome on a Sunday: it was… Read More Roma