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A lone dinghy in the mangroves

I loved the colour contrast and the quietness of this pale blue dinghy hove to and tucked away in the mangrove swamps.


Taiwan - Tainan; 2 Days Trip on History of Day 2 (3)

Hi there!! Sorry for slightly late posting on this series. Yup, I was in Taiwan again just last week (for business trip). Guess from the messages on these series that I have gotten, yes, this is indeed an interesting place. 153 more words


Palawan, Puerto Princesa

Puerto Princesa has more to offer than being a stopover when going to El Nido.

Do the boat trips to the small islands to get out of the busy city. 229 more words


Taiwan - Tainan; 2 Days Trip on History of Day 2 (2)

Thanks for staying with me on this e-trip to Tainan.

Let’s continue our trip in the Sihcao Green Tunnel  on a slow and guided tour boat ride; 30 min return trip.   131 more words


How Rick Stein Will Remind You Why You Love Field Recording.

Let me say first of all, I just about barely know who Rick Stein is.  A quick google search tells me he is a fairly well known celebrity chef- I didn’t check if American or British or other.   407 more words

Field Recording

Mangroves cleared with total disregard for Sabah’s laws, says environs group

Source: The Rakyat Post

Published on 13th January, 2015 by Sandra Sokial

About 2,300 acres of pristine mangrove swamps were cleared for the aquaculture project in Pitas, without the mandatory 100-metre buffer zone, even before the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) was approved, claims Sabah Environmental Protection Association (Sepa). 643 more words


Shell agrees $84m deal over Niger Delta oil spill

Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell has agreed to a $84m (£55m) settlement with residents of the Bodo community in the Niger Delta for two oil spills. 691 more words