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What Does Taking the Train Say About Being Thankful?

They say that even the mundane things around us are there to teach us a lesson and I did not really pay attention to this until I took my first train ride in Sri Lanka. If you’ve been used to taking the train in Malaysia or Singapore, then you might not appreciate the train system here in Sri Lanka. BECAUSE… …

Let Me Pour My Distinctive Taste Of Coffee Culture

According to the National Coffee Association of the United States, the starting point of coffee could be ferreted out from Ethiopia and then its presence gradually reached the lands of Arabia, Turkey and Europe. Some stories state that a certain Ethiopian man, by the name of Kaldi, was the first to discover the upshots of coffee when he saw his …

Welcome To The Authentic And Vibrant Colours Of Sri Lanka

Most of my friends, colleagues and students ask me, “What’s in Sri Lanka?” So, I decided to compile all my best photos and post them here on my blog. These photos are not enough to describe what is Sri Lanka like. You’ve got to go there to see and feel it for yourself! I have two words to depict this …

Young Again At the Jerudong Park Playground!

No one is ever too old for play. Yup, that’s right! We can all be young again at the Jerudong Park Playground! Last Saturday, November 28, my students gave me the chance to explore Jerudong Park Playground and to make me feel young again. It was part of their surprise for me because I will be leaving Brunei Darussalam for …

What Makes Travelling And Team Building Extra Wonderful

August 9th until 13th is the most unforgettable time of the year for me and my colleagues because weheaded to The Philippines for a team building trip. You might think that I should not be excited about it any more since we were going to my homeland anyway. But, then, who doesn’t like travelling? Certainly, not me! Here is an …