Southern African Sojourn 2017 – Day 19 – Part 1 – Zambezi River Cruise

Banks of the Zambezi The plan for today was to hop on the Zambezi river cruise and then proceed to the Chobe National Park (CNP) where we are going...

Southern African Sojourn 2017 – Day 17 & 18- Elephant Sands & Kasane

Elephant Sands (Botswana) Lunch break between Maun and Nata. After an enjoyable past three days, I promised myself that I am not going to complain...

Southern African Sojourn 2017 – Day 16 – The Okavango Delta & The Air Safari

Dawn over the Okavango Delta. I didn't sleep well last night as I was awakened a lot of times by noises around the camp ... Woke up a bit late and I...

Southern African Sojourn 2017 – Day 15 – The Okavango Delta

The Okovango Delta Wetlands - A UNESCO Heritage Site It was a cold morning as the skies were still dark when I woke up and I had had an early night...

Southern African Sojourn 2017 – Day 14 – The Okavango Delta

The Okavango Delta I was so relieved that we departed the lodge and campsite at Ghanzni as I did not enjoy every minute I was there. As for today,...

Southern African Sojourn 2017 – Day 12 & 13 – Windhoek (Namibia) & Ghazni (Botswana)

Windhoek The long, dragging road to Windhoek. As I exited from my tent in the morning, the ever smiling Benson greeted me with a handshake and...

Southern African Sojourn 2017 – Day 11 – Etosha National Park

Wa la la po ( Good Morning ) Woke up to a dark and gloomy morning, in terms of the weather  that is, but I'm not complaining here as it could have...

Philippines 2011 Day 3

28 Feb 2011Woke up to a nice breakfast and grab a taxi to the Philippines Air Force (PAF) Museum. The Museum is located at the Villamour Air Force base which is beside to the Manila International Airport. The Museum consist of two main areas which one is the indoor...

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Philippines 2011 Day 2

27/02/2011.Woke up to a late morning and after breakfast catch a taxi and headed to the Cultural Centre of the Philippines to take the ferry to Corregidor Island . Cost of the return trip two thousand one hundred Pesos including lunch and the light and sound...

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Philippines 2011 Day 1

26 Feb 2011My travel buddy Zaimi dropped me at KL Sentral at 3am in order to catch the 3.30 am bus to the KLIA LCCT. I managed to catch the 3.30 am bus and arrived at the KLIA LCCT at exactly 4.15 am. As i have already check in through the web check in. I did plan to...

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China 2010 Day 6

After breakfast we got into a taxi and headed towards the Hangzhou Airport as our flight back to Kuala Lumpur was at 10.30 a.m. As we reach the departure hall we noticed a sign saying that that our flight has been delayed to 10 p.m that night. Yikes!!!. After about an...

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China 2010 Day 5

After looking around for the bus to Hangzhou at the Shanghai bus station we did managed to locate it somewhere in the back alleys .. The trip lasted about two and a half hours. Upon alighting at the Hangzhow Bus station we bumped into a man that offered us a ride to...

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China 2010 Day 4

Arrived Shanghai at about 7a.m and it was about 15 degrees Celsius. I thought that Beijing had masses of people but Shanghai has more. From the moment i alighted from the train there were thousands of people around me...Yes...at the various platforms of the Shanghai...

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China 2010 Day 3

After checking out and breakfast we took the packed Monday morning train to the Tiananmen Square. It was about thirteen degrees Celsius. We thought that the crowd would not be as big as yesterday. We were wrong..there was a seas of people....tourist and local...

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China 2010 Day 2

Slept soundly the night before and woke up to the cold of a typical Beijing spring morning. During breakfast we were joined by a young lady Kasia from Krakow Poland. We boarded the bus to Mutianyu ninety five kilometers to the north of Beijing. The trip took us about...

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China 2010 Day 1

March 27 2010It was a cold morning,me and my travel buddy Norzaimi made our way to the LCCT KLIA. We boarded the Airbus at 4.00 am from Kuala Lumpur Central as our flight to Tianjin is at 8.30 in the morning. On arrival at the LCCT we managed to have breakfast before...

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Korea 1983

In 1983 I was selected to attend a "On the Job" training with a few Korean Companies that produce ammunition and explosives with three other officers which were Capt Ng Chin Huat (now Brig Gen) , Warrant Officer Balakrishnan (rtd) and Warrant Officer Hamdan Rahman...

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Airlines that I have flown on

Malaysia Singapore Airlines (MSA) British Overseas Airways Corpartion (BOAC) Malaysia Airlines (MAS) Singapore Airlines (SIA) South African Airways (SAA) Thai International Scandinavian Airlines World Airways Ryan Air Easy Jet Korean Airlines Wizz Air Sunshine...

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Aircraft Types that I have flown on

Boeing 707 Boeing 727 Boeing 737 Boeing 747 SP Boeing 747 Boeing 757 Boeing 777 Boeing 787 Dreamliner Bombardier CRJ700 Douglas DC 8 Douglas DC 9 DC 10 Embraer E135 Embraer E170 MD 11 Airbus 319 Airbus 320 Airbus 321 Airbus 330 Airbus 340 Airbus 350 Airbus 380 Fokker...

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