Spring 2002
Volume 4
Number 3
Feature

Random Traveling Thoughts

Stefani Mar
criticism Japan random McDonald’s travel capitalism traveling camera foreign change exotic Stefani Max thoughts adventure citizen exploration educational spiritual backpacking youth hostels therapy special reward logo recycling shrinking globe globalization neighbor exposure television internet riding the bus mundane banal banality cramped destination one-worldism Coca Cola Levi’s escape maps cluelessness innocence naiveté structured tourism tourism industry direction toured hipster resentment mark socio-economic standpoint rich tourist business traveller Japanese pegged sunhat Decca Aitkenhead Lonely Planet Thailand cheap accuracy resonate monolithic group relativity commodification local price benefit different economy First World economy Third World economy obnoxious international corporations bourgeois Sheraton Oberoi Holiday Inns Third World