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Turkish Delight

4-12 August 2017 Istanbul>Cappadocia>Pamukkale>Istanbul I was choosing between PNG and Turkey. As I checked for flights, I realised that flight times were about the same, both visas had to applied online whilst Turkey’s airfare was cheaper, hence, I chose Turkey. … Continue reading

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Sunday thoughts

I seldom take time walking around the city area in the morning, though, I would usually run at night. Today, as I was heading for my Stretch Class in Telok Ayer Rd, I was able to see a bit and … Continue reading

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Weekend Getaway: Sibu Island, Malaysia

14-16 July 2017 I decided to go on a quiet weekend. As per my friend, R’s, recommendation, I picked Rimba Resort for this quest of silence. I asked the Resort to arrange everything for me, transport from/to Singapore, boat to/from … Continue reading

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Swiss Foodies

  Cheese fondue and Rivella. Rules if you drop your bread inside the pot, according to the Walking Tour guide: Don’t bother looking for the bread within the pot anymore, there will be penalties. Examples are: 1. Sing a song. … Continue reading

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Interlaken, Switzerland

6 to 10 Jun 2017 — 6 Jun 2017 I flew to Switzerland for the European Federation of Audiology Society (EFAS) conference sponsored by O, with 6 other audiologists. Flight was turbulent hence, I forced myself to sleep for me … Continue reading

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Taiwan’s waterfalls, old town and our farewell

13 May 2017 On our last day in Taipei, we decided to see Shifen area. So, we checked out first, and took the MRT to Muzhang Station and took bus 795 to Shifen waterfalls, the last stop. Travel time took … Continue reading

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Taiwan’s parks and nature

12 May 2017 We were supposed to first go to Yangminshan National Park and do a little bit of hiking and sight-seeing. Unfortunately, we missed the MRT stop, so instead of going back and changing to Red Line, we just … Continue reading

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Taiwan, the heart of Asia

10 – 13 May 2017 True to its tagline, Taiwan, really melted my family’s heart. Their natural resources were lush and beautiful. Their city was clean and safe. Public transportation were well-connected. The Taiwanese were gentle and kind. I will … Continue reading

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Holy Week 2017: A family affair in Vinzons, Camarines Norte

12-16 Apr 2017 It’s been years since I last went back to my father’s hometown, Vinzons, Camarines Norte. We have this family tradition that we would bring a life-size Jesus Carrying the cross with Simon of Cyrene statue to procession … Continue reading

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Gunung Lambak, Kluang, Malaysia : Revisited.

8 Apr 2017 This time was with an all Filipino group organized by both M and M. Unlike the first time, we started off at Lambak Resort. We went the opposite way. Up to the summit and down to the … Continue reading

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