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You may visit Goa several times in a lifetime, but you can never get enough of the coastal paradise! That’s the charm of Goa which is equal parts cool, cultured and tranquil. 590 more words


Blame It On the Rain

The weekend getaway was good despite the late start. We played a round of golf and sadly, my tennis elbow suffered a setback. But I didn’t care. 236 more words


Trekking in Gianyur, Bali, Indonesia

Splitting open a plumpious passion fruit and sucking the sweet seeds straight from the two halves was perhaps the highlight of a trek through the rice fields in Gianyur. 327 more words

Lunch by the Paddy Fields of Kedah

A friend of mine once remarked,’You will never have a better lunch than one in the middle of paddy fields. Hot steaming rice, freshly cooked dishes, nothing too fancy. 862 more words


Hello Luang Prabang and a boat to catch a Steamboat!! - Day 212 - 18 August

Our next journey was another humdinger, this time from Vang Vieng to Luang Prabang – just to hear it, the journey sounds quite musical. I must admit to once again being very impressed by Laos’ countryside, it was a most beautiful drive. 758 more words

Heavy nights, heavier hangovers and a heavy price to pay at a local Tourist Trap! - Day 209 - 15 August

Well they say that heavy nights lead to heavy hangovers and for myself, at least, today was no exception. Mrs Hughes was feeling fine and actually seemed to delight in informing me of her wellbeing whilst I felt like the invisible mad axeman had entered our room in the night and planted his invisible axe right in the middle of my ‘visible’ and somewhat throbbing head – argh! 880 more words