The Devine Phallus

There is something that you will never find in the tourism brochure of Bhutan. Not until your arrival, you simply cannot ignore as it is right in your face, filled for your attention in vibrant colours, various sizes. gestures and connotation. The Phallus painting and…

Steps to Visa application at Royal Thai Embassy for Singapore biker

As you should know by now. All overland travelers into Thailand are only allowed 2 visa-free entry per year, of up to 15 days per entry. Any trip beyond 15 days (up to 30 days) and third trip of the year onwards will require one…

Maliau Basin – The Lost World

First discovered by a British pilot in 1947 when he flew over what he thought was a mist-shrouded jungle, only to find himself encircled by steep cliff rising about the jungle floor. It was largely forgotten until the first expedition in 1988. Sabah’s Lost World…

Bhut Jolokia – Ghost Chili

Bhut Jolokia – or more famously known by the intimidating name of Ghost Chlii or Ghost Pepper. Cultivated in Arunachal Pradesh and nearby states of Assam, Nagaland and Manipur and parts of Bangladesh. It was once the hottest chili in the world, being the first…

Journey Into Bhutan

A video clip of my trip to Bhutan. From Siliguri, West Bengal into Phuentsholing towards Central Bhutan and exit via Samdrup Jongkhar of South-East Bhutan into Guwahati, Assam in India. Added a closing thoughts on the trip with a dedication. Otherwise, the images are mostly…

Bolaven Plateau

18th October 2015, Pakse. I met a cyclist yesterday while on the way back from Hong Nang Sida. While sharing our trip and exchanging travel tips. He told me about riding the loop over Bolaven Plateau.This got me interested. It is a shame I did…