Stuart Jay Raj – Taipei Taiwan – Snakes and Gorgeous Grounded A380 Flight Attendants

Arriving in Taiwan, I was on the hunt for something to eat. After passing up some snake at Hua Xi Jie 华西街 I continued to hunt around the city for something to hit the spot. First stop – boarding an A380… without even having to go to the airport! If you’re into languages, culture and pushing your minds to the limit, don’t forget to swing by my language, mind-skills and travel blog – ‘Behind the Curtain’ at http://stujay.blogspot.com … from ancient languages to accelerated learning techniques and deciphering codes, there’s bound to be something in there that tickles your fancy.


Stuart Jay Raj is a polyglot who specializes in the languages and dialects spoken in South East Asia and China. His talents have allowed him to earn a professional living as a simultaneous interpreter in Thai, Mandarin, Cantonese, and Indonesian, among others, providing language and cultural training for multinational companies in the region and hosting his own TV programme on Thailand's Channel 5. He holds a degree in Cognitive and Applied Linguistics from Griffith University and has become an expert in the field of language acquisition with a strong track record of success. Stuart's background knowledge of Sanskrit, Khmer, Lao and various Chinese dialects and minority languages enables him to present a fascinating and unique perspective on the Thai language which makes everything fall logically into place.