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- Posted on Oct 19th 2009 2:30PM by Simona Rabinovitch
"We stayed at a hippie commune -- it was best food I ever had in my life -- and hippies usually know where the good massages are in any city," Versteeg says. And how did they meet these hippies? "We had a Chinese tour manager who had heard of this hippie house about an hour outside Cheng Du, where lots of people make their living growing flowers and selling them at markets. As we were driving around, we saw this white dude with dreads on a bicycle and he took us to the hippie house."
"We're all big into traveling and experiencing new stuff and people, so we wanna make a show about our travels," says Versteeg, explaining the footage so far was shot by a former Iraq war correspondent who somehow ended up in China. "Our goal is to show people how you can travel the world on a budget. It's not about, 'Look at us, we're a band, look how famous we are and now we're gonna all argue.'"