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Now and then my memory for one reason or another goes back to something that happened to me a couple of decades ago as I was spending seven months backpacking overland and water through India. The previous day I had booked myself on a slow moving four day boat trip through Kerala’s backwaters from Cochin […]

Aug 17th, 2016 | Filed under Interesting, Opinions and Perspectives, Rants, Travel

A lot of people ask me, how I can afford to travel all the time. The truth is I am not amazingly wealthy, I just don’t spend very much, and save constantly for my next vacation. When I do travel I usually take buses, trains or local boats, and try to avoid expensive transport such […]

Jun 10th, 2011 | Filed under Travel, Video

Almost two decades ago, I veered sharply away from the track that hosts the rat race, and started to cut my own paths. Nobody really understood why I did it, and some people feel they can no longer relate to me because of it. Back in 1994, when I was 22 years old, my financial […]

Jan 25th, 2011 | Filed under Interesting, Opinions and Perspectives, Travel, Work

I was out getting some products for the website the other day, and at one point was standing for quite a while waiting for a busy elevator to take me down a few floors. Ahead of me, among a dozen or so other hopeful waiters, were two Arabian looking¬† gentlemen speaking quietly to each other […]

Nov 2nd, 2010 | Filed under Opinions and Perspectives, Rants, Travel, Video

I have just spent the last two days traveling in South East Asia¬† by buses, trucks, then boats, 4×4 and finally hiking, to a nice island beach very near the Cambodian border. I would like to be more specific but unfortunately, paradise found and shared with the general public soon becomes paradise lost. This location […]

Feb 18th, 2010 | Filed under Opinions and Perspectives, Travel