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The Beach

The Beach, me love you long time. All day, all night, me love you long time…

Smoking an unlimited supply of dope on a hidden-away tropical island, Bob Marley playing from a nearby beach hut, iguanas and palm tree-scenery, the smell of fried fish in the morning… 2,421 more words

Travel Writing

Belgium, or, How I Managed to Eat 37 Pounds of Fries and 15 gallons of Mayonnaise in Less than a Week

Every group of friends invariably has certain roles that are always filled; there’s the loud one, the shy one, the chill one, the mom-friend, the comedian… 1,421 more words

Solo Travel

Tintin-Black Island

Hi! I will now write a review on the  Tintin series by Herge called Tintin in the Black Island.Book Review By Hannan Hussain.


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Tintin-Broken Ear

Hi! I will now write a review on the Tintin series by Herge called Tintin Broken Ear.Book review by Hannan Hussain.


The book starts with a Fetish an old idol type statue getting stolen from a museum.Tintin the main character and his dog head towards the site.But the next day after the fetish is stolen the fetish is kept back.Whereas Tintin knows this is the duplicate Fetish.Thus he links the robbery to a sculptor who recently gets murdered.But this sculptor has a talking parrot who Tintin feels will tell the name of the murdered.Thus he returns to find the parrot but gets to know the parrot is already bought by a men called Alonso Perez and Ramon Tintin gets to close to these men the men try to murder him but Tintin gets away.So again when Tintin gets close he hears that the sculptor was murdered by a man called Tortilla.Thus the Alonso and Perez head to south America in a ship unaware that Tintin is following them.Tintin tries to get these men arrested but they run away and Tintin lands a place where he is going to get shot by the police but he gets saved when he tells the name of the rival of the leading ruler called General Alcazar.Later as the book progresses Tintin gets to know that there is a diamond hidden inside the real fetish and he finds out a rich American honest man buys the fetish.Thus he heads towards the American man and finds Alonso and Perez due to a battle both these men drown and die.Whereas Tintin tells about the fetish to the American and he receives the fetish and successfully returns the fetish to the museum thus ending the book. 30 more words


Tintin-Flight 714

Hi!I will now write a review on the book Tintin series by Herge called Tintin  Flight 714.Book Review by Hannan Hussain.


The book starts with Tintin with his dog Snowy,Captain Haddock and Professor Calculus are transit passengers flying to Sydney but stopped in Jakarta.Over there Tintin meets Skut an old friend who tells he is a private pilot for the millionaire Laszlo Carreidas who never laughs.But due to Calculus dumbness Laszlo starts laughing a lot which he tells is after years and tells Tintin and others he will give them a ride to Sydney.The private jet gets hijacked and gets landed on a small unknown island where the mastermind behind all this is Rastapopoulos who wants to get hold of Laszlo’s  enormous wealth. 166 more words


Tintin-Cigars of the Pharaoh

Hi! I will now write a review on the Tintin series by Herge called Cigars of the Pharaoh.Book Review by Hannan Hussain.


The book starts with Tintin and his dog Snowy enjoying their time in a cruise.But due to an accident Tintin meets Egyptologist Sophocles Sarcophagus and  film director Rastapopoulos in the cruise.The egyptologist Sarchophagus invites Tintin to his exploration in a tomb of a Pharaoh.But Tintin gets smuggled over there and he gets accused of smuggling heroin by detectives Thompson and Thomson.Later Tintin gets chucked in the sea but fortunately gets saved by a gunrunner who sails them off to Arabia.Tintin again see’s Rastapopoulos who acts like a good friend of Tintin.Tintin proceeds and gets accused of spying by the locals and the locals try to kill them but Tintin gets saved from the detectives Thomson and Thompson who wants to arrest them.Tintin escapes and ends up in India where he gets saved by Maharaja of Gaipajama, who tells how his relatives got the madness drug on them and how they fought against opium.The book later ends with Tintin saving the Maharaja and his son from kidnap and also stops the opium gang and  busts everyone except the leader who turns out to be… 34 more words


Tintin in America

Hi! I will now write a review on the book by Herge called Tintin in America in the Tintin series.Book review by  Hannan Hussain.

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