Though he lived for just 44 years, Stevenson has become immortal through his works which have inspired travelers, vagabonds, and adventurers.
Jack London’s life reads like an adventure novel. From being a vagrant to a pirate to working in the gold fields to learning to surf from Duke Kahanamoku, he lived forty years larger than life. Truly an extraordinary vagabond.
Korea’s Penis Park isn’t the only place where dicks become sacred. In Tahiti, it’s common to see phallus symbols everywhere. Even on the railing of the front porch. Oddly, like Korea, Tahiti is a fairly conservative society in terms of showing too much skin or public displays of affection.
Don’t read anything about the country of place you are going to. That way you won’t understand the culture, the traditions, the history, the climate, or anything else. You will be able to have a completely one dimensional experience.