Video: Forget about the recession for a minute Travel isn't all about seeing the sights. It's also about seeing real people in all their eccentric wonder and surprising traditions. Catch this two-minute video for a silly example. Budget Travel Monday, Apr 6, 2009, 2:17 PM Budget Travel LLC, 2016

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Video: Forget about the recession for a minute

Exercising in public parks is a signature tradition in Asia. At Bangkok's Lumphini Park, for instance, you can join in the stretching and stepping motions for free around 5 p.m. every weekday. But one guy recently decided he had to dance to his own tune, no matter if he was out of synch with the rest of the group. And Mark Wiens of migrationology was there to capture it on video (and later add a soundtrack for YouTube):


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