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2011 in review

January 8, 2012

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The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 22,000 times in 2011. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 8 sold-out performances for that many […]

2010 March. Status update…

March 30, 2010

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Hi everyone…. this place has been quite dormant for the last few months. There are a few reasons to that , but the main reason is I didn’t travel – thus nothing to share … Its time for a bit of clean up, I think. The first thing I plan to do is to clean […]

Chung Hua Miri – 2009 School Concert

March 30, 2009

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‘ At the end of concert (didn’t stay till end though), all I could say was “OMG…. ” with the jaw opened… and imagine how was our secondary school teacher day singing/drama/show/choir. Theirs was like – not by secondary school 🙂

kuala terengganu & redang island

August 9, 2008

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1) BEFORE GOING TO ISLAND road sign for COW crossing. water of the jetty at Merang. Wait till you guys see the water of Redang….. 2) AT THE REDANG ISLAND click for large view of the island (click again for even full larger view) . this is definitely one of the BEST BUILT resorts at […]

half day at paris airport & flight to Singapore

August 9, 2008

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oval wooden planks covered walls & ceilling of Charles de Gaulle airpor’s terminal 2E & 2F. en route to airport hotels, will see a Conrcorde. Can’t help thinking ‘Its SO SMALL!’ inspired by Pete’s work. at the end of Terminal 2F. Nice couch to see planes taking off and landing. like this…. pukee pun boleh […]

faces of Rocinha

July 16, 2008

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Went for a tour into Rochina (the favela which I mentioned in earlier post) last Sunday with wenwei & her friends from Malaysia. The guide mentioned mentioned the favela is controlled by drug trafficker, thus it’s quite safe. Down inside, I’m hoping to see someone carrying a riffle/gun. Aihseh… tak nampak. Its an extremely eye-opening […]

what is a ‘favela’? Click here to see full size photo

July 5, 2008

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Being a part of Brazil, or Rio de Janeiro….. ‘Favela’ is the term people here call slum originated illegal houses built on vacant lands, which normally on hills of Brazillian city (since hills are normally vacant, due to it is harder for commercial development at hills). There’s lots of interesting details here at wikipedia, but […]