Little Zoo Cafe in Bangkok Thailand

Little Zoo Cafe in Bangkok Thailand

Animal cafes are getting pretty commonplace around the world, especially in Asia. As an animal lover, I’m always torn between the desire to get up close and personal with animals and my understanding that wild…

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What to expect at the Rainforest World Music Festival

What to expect at the Rainforest World Music Festival

Music festivals are one of the best places to experience unrestrained joy. If you are feeling downtrodden by the terrible state of our world, the incessant political warfares and all the negative emotions that seem…

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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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Netherlands Dreaming

Netherlands Dreaming

Is it the Netherlands or is it Holland? What is the difference? I was confused when I first visited. To clear the air, the official title is the Kingdom of Netherlands which consists of 12…

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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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Dreaming of wintery Seoul

Dreaming of wintery Seoul View Post

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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