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"A mind that is stretched by a new experience..."

“…can never go back to its old dimensions.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes

Part II of III-part Series.  Here are more pictures of our journey via rail from Oslo to Myrdal and Flam : 11 more words


Odyssey ends

It’s been a while and the odyssey is long gone. I arrived on Malaysian soil on 29 September 2016. Below is my article published in the New Straits Times on 8 December 2016. 14 more words

"One’s destination is never a place..."

“…but a new way of seeing things.” – Henry Miller

Part I of III-part Series.  We decided to travel from Oslo to the west coast’s Bergen, considered one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, and overnight there before beginning the return trip back.   21 more words


Wah Taj !!!

Newly LHBFied Taj Express all set for departure at Nizamuddin hauled by a Lallaguda White Stallion. Originally introduced for visiting The Taj at Agra and named appropriately, this was from Nizamuddin to Agra, the responsibility which now rests on India’s fastest train, Gatimaan Express.


Chennai Express

Reminds me of the movie “Chennai Express” travelling from Mumbai to Rameswaram via Chennai, taking a detour along to visit Komban village at Dudhsagar. Courtesy, the movie, now Dudhsagar, a beautiful trainspotting and a quiet place is now completely off bounds.


Observer magazine

Sunday 11th December 2016, 1.55pm (day 1,935)

I did consider giving you another photo from my Saturday night out, but taken at 1.30am so it would have counted for today. 42 more words

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The late train

Thursday 8th December 2016, 8:15am (day 1,932)

When the 07:42 cattle truck to Manchester turns up half an hour late, like it did this morning, you can be damn sure there’ll be a few people wanting to get on it. 36 more words

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