Mexico: Merida, Chichen Itza and Valladolid

Having spent an entire year visiting temples and monuments, I wanted Mexico to be about the beach and my daughter who was coming over to spend 5 weeks with me. We did however, manage to do a bit culture during our first week here. Continue reading

Kuala Lumpur, a Home Away from Home

I am immensely lucky that my friends Helen and Razzaque live in Kuala Lumpur and to have had their home as a base from where I have flown to other places. But more than that, it became a home away from home and even when I was just staying in town overnight, I felt I was with my family. I am glad they were there for me for I know for a fact, that with seven months on the road, without them, I would be in a different head space right now. Not surprisingly, I thought KL was a nice, chilled out place.

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