Alex Scola

Alex is a recent graduate from Reed College in Portland, Oregon. Though originally from Las Vegas, he continues to live in Portland where he produces and plays electronic music, and works odd-jobs (occasionally as a personal trainer). In his free-time, he is currently working on finishing a full-length album, and touching every continent.

30 awesome Japanese idioms we should start using in English

22 of the world’s hottest peppers (and where to eat them)

This is what it’s *actually* like aboard a 72-hour continuous rave cruise

17 places we wish we could be on World Tourism Day

Here’s how locals insult each other in 12 major cities around the world

“Hipster Barbie” proves how easy it is to fake compelling travel photos

25 questions only a Portlander can answer


No one does buffets like Nevada. Here’s the proof.

5 climate change nightmares that are already becoming reality in 2015

11 abilities Portlanders have over everyone else

10 Californian habits I lost when I moved to Portland

8 things locals miss after leaving Las Vegas

11 differences between a normal mom and a Japanese-American mom

15 sights only someone from Portland would recognize

20 signs you were born and raised in the Las Vegas suburbs

35 things you’ll never hear a Portlander say

7 epic experiences to get you out of your comfort zone before you die

Don’t believe electronic music brings people together? Spend a few minutes with the Symbiosis Gathering.

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