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Zen and the art of touring Vietnam

It’s many moons since I owned a full set of motorcycle leathers and my own crash helmet. It’s several decades since I rode pillion through north Norfolk lanes thick with the smell of strawberries. I was more than a little … Continue reading

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Things I love about Kuala Lumpur #2 – parks

As the opposite of an exercise-junkie I now realize that the only things that get me moving are those within five minutes of my front door and even then I’m only motivated to attend if I can walk there. With … Continue reading

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Finding my Happy Place

And so, on Sunday afternoon I sat on a rock beside a shallow stream,  listened to the birds calling and frogs moaning as I watched a dragonfly land on Ian’s straw hat. Not another person was in sight. My shorts … Continue reading

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Finding the Sweet Spots

Those of you who follow this blog will have realised by now that Ian and I are nuts. We go walking for 4-5 miles most weekends in the sun. Well, you know what they say about ‘mad dogs and Englishmen’ … Continue reading

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