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  • Skywatch Friday – Ahungalla, Sri Lanka

    We were just back from a visit to the turtle hatchery close to our hotel and decided to sit by the beach and watch the last of the daylight crumble into…

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    The Bombay Canteen – Serving Bombay on a Plate

    I don’t enjoy writing about restaurants unless there’s something really that stands out. I visited The Bombay Canteen (TBC) a few days back and never thought about writing about it while…

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    Mohammad Ali Road Comes Alive – A Photo Story

    Come the holy of month of Ramadan and one cannot escape the buzz about Mohammad Ali road and the feasting that the area is witness too. I know people who travel…

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    Stop by at Kamats for a North Karnataka Meal

    I have lived for the most part of my life in the Southern part of India. And I have always assumed my knowledge of South Indian food (as food from the…

  • A Walk Through Ipoh’s Heritage Trail

    Do you know how your city / town / village got its name? Ipoh one of the largest cities in Malaysia was named after the a local tree – Pohon Epu…

  • Sabah Museum, Kota Kinabalu

    A trip to Borneo is never complete without a visit to one of the museums dedicated to preserving the history and traditions of the many tribes or the original inhabitants of…

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    Brewing Art in Ipoh, Malaysia

    Just as I turn a corner on the streets of Ipoh in Malaysia, I lock eyes with an old man holding a cup of coffee. We held each other’s gaze. His…

  • Top 10 Things To Do in Kota Kinabalu and Around

    Kota Kinabalu or KK as its commonly referred too is a great combination deal! It gives you the opportunity to enjoy the laid-back life of a seaside town, soak in the…

  • And She Was Seen – The Mighty Kangchenjunga

    Over breakfast one morning I heard a family next to us talk excitedly about sighting the Kangchenjunga from our hotel. It was our first morning in Gangtok and I had woken…

  • Felda Residence Hot Springs, Malaysia

    As part of the trip to Malaysia with Tourism Malaysia in March this year, we were taken for a visit to the Felda Hot Springs Residence. Hot springs are quite a…