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Signs, signs: Asakusa rokku

Signs, signs: Asakusa rokku

I’m trying to get back into the blogging groove again so I’m digging up old photos and reminiscing the experiences that I may be inspired to write. So please indulge me for this week’s Signs meme. Many years ago I was invited by a Japanese […]

Signs, signs: Remnants of Old Japan

Signs, signs: Remnants of Old Japan

In 2006, I was invited by the Japanese NGO ACCU-EE to visit their country and participate in a conference for Environmental Educators. After the 5-day event, I didn’t return to Cambodia right away. I stayed for three more days to experience Japan for the first […]

Signs, signs: Pull

Signs, signs: Pull

As promised, here is the “Pull” sign that’s supposed to go with last week’s “Push” sign. Click the underlined texts to see the previous week’s entry. See you next week. Tweet

Signs, signs: Push

Signs, signs: Push

From Phuket, Thailand, my Signs, signs entry this week came all the way from Kathmandu, Nepal. As you can see I am still in an arm-chair travel mode, unearthing old photos and reminiscing wonderful memories of my travel adventures, as a solo traveller or otherwise. […]

Signs, signs: Dead-end Beach

Signs, signs: Dead-end Beach

Still in Phuket… I saw this sign while strolling along¬† Kata Beach just a few metres away¬† from the Kata Thani Beach Resort. The resort was at the very end of a semi-secluded area with few hotels around; fewer still were the visitors at that […]

Signs, signs: Tsunami warning

Signs, signs: Tsunami warning

I went to Phuket with my husband in 2008, nearly four years after the devastating tsunami that hit the island. What happened there (and in Sri Lanka) in 2004 was something unimaginable – I wasn’t there but saw most on TV. Four years after the […]

Wordless Wednesday 0080: Tennis "babes"

Wordless Wednesday 0080: Tennis "babes"

Okay, the photo above is not mine but it is so funny I just had to post it for this week’s WW. I found it over the Internet while I was googling for a site that offers free livestreaming of the Aussie Open matches. Did […]

Wordless Wednesday #55: Working girl

Wordless Wednesday #55: Working girl

My entry for the Tuesday-Wednesday edition. Taken in Dhaka, Bangladesh in December, 2002. After getting off a bus, I chanced upon this pretty girl, roaming around with this mat on her head. Through my interpreter, I learned that this girl is one of the many […]

Photo Hunt #19 – High

Photo Hunt #19 – High

In 2004, my husband went on a cycling tour of western Europe starting from his native England, to France, Spain, Portugal and ending at the Rock of Gibraltar. He sent me this photo while he was on a pilgrimage to the Camino de Santiago. This […]