Category Archives: Asia

Seoul

We flew from Beijing into Incheon International Airport, often rated the world’s best, a little behind our ETA of 11:35 am on Tuesday, May 30th.  We caught the Express Train to Seoul Station and another 2 metro trains to finally arrive … Continue reading

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Beijing & The Great Wall

Bec arrived in Abu Dhabi at 6:05 am on Thursday, May 25th.  I was there to greet her at the airport before she dropped me off at work.  I know what you’re thinking…nice one Dan, but she had a full day … Continue reading

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Rendezvous in Varanasi

My buddy Zack dropped me a line over Christmas, “Did you ever travel through India or Bangladesh?”  From there, it didn’t take long for us to firm up some plans.  I would be meeting him in India in late January. … Continue reading

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Shavasana in Bali

With Bec’s imminent departure from Abu Dhabi, we thought we’d get in one last vacation together out of Abu Dhabi.  We decided on a week in Bali and set out for Jakarta in the early morning hours of Friday, September … Continue reading

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Macau and Hong Kong

I met Rebecca at Hong Kong Station the morning of Tuesday, July 5th and we made our way to the Macau Ferry Terminal.  Macau is also a Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China, but differs from Hong … Continue reading

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Trekking in Sai Kung

Rebecca and I had been planning to visit Hong Kong for quite some time, but had to keep postponing the trip and it was tentatively set for the Eid al Fitr holiday.  I was given the entire week off, but … Continue reading

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Aurangabad

On Tuesday, February 16th we checked out of our Sula hotel and headed into the centre of Nashik.  Our first stop was the city’s most important shrine, the Kalaram Temple, which was built in 1788 and dedicated to Lord Rama.  … Continue reading

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