Monthly Archives: May, 2014

The China Study n screening of it’s documentary (part 1)


When I am serving my national service, I had a serious illness which lasted for almost 4months. During that time, I was fortunate to get the privilege to understand what it feels like to be “half dead”. Or maybe, dead is better than half alive! While I still have some conscious, knowing what is happening around me, knowing I …

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Heritage tour: Chao Zhou, China, my ancestral home town


Heritage tour: Chao Zhou, China, my ancestral home town.

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Heritage tour: Guang zhou, China


This is actually my 2nd trip to Guang zhou, with the 1st in 2007. But on that trip, I only stayed for 2 days as, according to Lonely planet. This city does not have much to see. (In fact,as I remember, there is only about 20 attractions in their entire list) As for the other 15 days, all …

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2011, Central Europe – Hungary, Part 2


2011, Central Europe – Hungary, Part 2.

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2011, Central Europe – Hungary, Part 1


2011, Central Europe – Hungary, Part 1.

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Day trip to Yala national park in Sri lanka


Took a long and dangerous bus ride, wake up @ 4+ the next morning and spend 95USD just to… see some leopards. Yes, same as the guy in front of me in the above pic, we are all Snipers, we are all armed. But in a positive win win manner. Among the 1 dozens + national parks on offer in …

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Thai Songkran water pouring festival 2014


 A few days after coming back from my 51 days trip across 7 countries, while the details of the trip is still fresh in my mind. I was notified that the Thailand Songkran festival is just a few days away. U know, opportunity does not come everyday, So… off I fly again. The actual day …

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Finding vegetarian food in Turkey – Part 2


Continue from part 1 This is 1 of the most expensive accommodations I had stayed during this 58days trip across 8 countries, with a double room costing 41USD.  From the 3rd pic, you can see this hotel complex is situated on top of a hill. With really nice scenery. Pic 1&2 is the breakfast buffet. …

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Finding vegetarian food in Turkey – Part 1


What would you do if you had to go to a place, that you had not planned to visit? Since I had not planned to visit Turkey, I did not actually research much on this country? But over these years, I learned to take things easy. It’s a fact, I don’t speak their language, have not much idea …

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