Thailand’s Amphawa Floating Market

Thailand’s Amphawa Floating Market

It’s not my first time at a Thai floating market, but every time I visit Thailand with family or with friends who haven’t been before, I try to follow their itinerary even if I’ve seen…

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We all feel lousy sometimes

We all feel lousy sometimes

It’s already mid-June! Gosh, I can’t even believe that half the year has passed.  There’s so much I’ve accomplished in the past six months, and so much more I want to do. Unfortunately, I’ve been a…

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Motel Mexicola

Motel Mexicola

Motel Mexicola I stumbled on Motel Mexicola with Zippy (who took this series of photos) when I visited Bali earlier this year. Unlike what the name suggests, this is not a motel, hotel or even…

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Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad Call me ignorant, but I never heard of the Indian city of Ahmedabad till a few years ago. It is a huge major city in India which is an understatement. It is the 5th…

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Hanami 2018 in Tokyo

Hanami 2018 in Tokyo

Hanami is the Japanese tradition of viewing flowers, and it almost always refers to Cherry Blossoms (Sakura). These sakura photos were all taken in Tokyo recently, and I think there’s a couple more days before…

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Belitung – Hidden Paradise

Belitung – Hidden Paradise

It’s not often that one gets to venture into ‘uncharted’ islands and I have to admit that before this, I had never heard of Belitung in Indonesia. It is one of those sleepy towns that…

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Barcelona – La Boqueria Market and Nømad Coffee

Barcelona – La Boqueria Market and Nømad Coffee

I’ve always loved Spain and have had a gorgeous time exploring their architecture and history. However, due to time constraints, my trip to Barcelona was decided only at the very last minute. Even so, it is…

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Is travel insurance worth buying?

Is travel insurance worth buying?

I travel pretty often, and almost every time I plan a trip with others, someone is bound to ask me. Do I have travel insurance or should they buy one? I understand that people want…

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My quick trip to Las Vegas

My quick trip to Las Vegas

It’s more than a week into 2018, and I’ve seen a lot of “New Year. New You” type of taglines, new goals, longings to travel more or be fitter on various social media platforms. This year,…

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Despite the odds

Despite the odds

Hello December. The most wonderful time of the year. A time for celebrations and a chance for reflections. 2017 has been a tumultuous year for me to say the least. There were lots of opportunities, sacrifices,…

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