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...

Papua New Guinea 2015 – Vanimo

Vanimo, Papua New Guinea. After receiving an offer from a friend that he wanted me to assist him in his business in Papua New Guinea,  I  googled basic information from the internet about the towns in Papua New Guinea. Port Moresby looks interesting, nice seafood. Lae...

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Sri Lanka 2015 – Colombo – Day 6

The old Colombo Airport. As with any trips of mine I would make sure that I plan to visit someplace or indulge in any activities that would make my trip a memorable and an enjoyable one. This trip to Sri Lanka was based on two  - swimming with the whales and a visit...

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Sri Lanka 2015 – Colombo – Day 5

Pettah market trader . There is a saying ' leave when you are winning' but I did not adhere to it and still continued to push my luck and I won though. The frequency of patronizing the casino took its toll as I just got up at midday. Refreshed myself and had a quick...

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Sri Lanka 2015 – Colombo – Day 1

Sri Lankan Parliament Building, Colombo. Why Sri Lanka? The main reason?  I was offered a "ZERO" points ticket by Air Asia BIG loyalty program despite having enough "BIG" points for the normal flight ticket. Cheap traveller ? Nah! Just getting the best of the deals...

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Malaysian Towns – Sungai Lembing – 2015

Entering Sungai Lembing Sungai Lembing (Spear River) was known as the 'El Dorado' of the east once during it's heydays where this hamlet was one of the key factors to the economic growth in then Malaya ( Malaysia). The origin of how Sungai Lembing originated according...

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Hong Kong & Macau – 2015 – Day 4

Ruins of St. Paul, Macau. Woke up early, organised myself and checked out of the hotel as I had the ferry to catch. I took the MRT and after a change of trains I found myself at the ferry terminal. Bought the ferry ticket and boarded the half empty ferry for an hour's...

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Hong Kong & Macau – 2015 – Day 3

Hong Kong Cultural Centre. It was still raining heavily since last night and I was limited to the five foot alleys of the hotel building. I invested in an  'overpriced' umbrella and started walking aimlessly around the Tsim Sha Tsui neighbourhood. The tempting sight...

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