Glimpse from the saddle – In Retrospect

This year 2019 will mark my tenth year of discovering the bliss of riding. What started as a distraction to my existiential crisis, metamorphose into an appetite for exploration and expedition to extend the horizon. To relive those moments. I went back to my album,…

video . Pangi & Spiti Valley ride – ‘don’t go there’

Preface This is a routine short video to summarize my trip. This time it is for the ride to Pangi Valley and Spiti Valley. As to my previous videos of One Crazy Ride and Journey Into Bhutan. I like to do it differently. This time with…

Donyi Polo – first encounter with Animism

Roing, Lower Dibang Valley. 31st December 2014. The night we welcome a new year, under the unpolluted star light. Far away from my concrete jungle, and with no digital connection. And here I am making a connection back to nature, our origin. In a chilling…

The Ride Mindfulness

A ride from Singapore to Wat Pa Tam Wua Forest Monastery in Mae Hong Son for a meditation retreat. My original plan was to fly in to Chiang Mai, but since I have a bike – my trusty Triumph Tiger Explorer and the monastery is…

route . Chiang Mai – Mae Hong Son Loop

Mae Hong Son – one of the first places you will hear about when you got your motorcycle. It is the nearest Biker’s Paradise for South-East Asian riders. ‘There are over a thousand bends!’ – oh well..officially 1864 curves to be exact, but nobody tells…

Killar to Kishtwar Road

Killar is a small going-to-be a town located in the most north-western part of Himachal Pradesh. It is the base, possible the only pitstop, for travelers venturing towards Kishtwar or Keylong, in the opposite direction. With only one or two known hotel, this isn’t a…

Dharamshala in Polaroid

Continuing my ‘experiment’ to tell a adventure riding with my Polaroid. This is the 2nd cartridge of my expired instant film. It is suppose to be a colour film! Our Pangi Valley trip ends in Dharamshala, on the outskirt. With the bike for myself (courtesy…

Pangi Valley in Polaroid

I own a Polaroid camera, of course! One model that named ‘Supercolor Autofocus 3500‘. It was a birthday gift, at least 5 years ago. Because the remaining 3 pack of instant film are expired at least 4 years ago. But the instant camera never left…

Doodle your journey on a helmet

When you are on a three weeks journey into India part of Himalaya. You have plenty of time in your hand, even more time away from your phone and action camera or drone, and more so from the Polaroid. What can I do to pen…

dine . Sadao – Maimoke Restaurant . รไม้โมก

Near to the ever popular Sadao border, which is actually located in Ban Danok (Danok village). And l ocated in the Sadao township or sub-district (Tambon Sadao) within the Sadao district (Amphoe Sadao) is the Maimoke Restaurant. Confusing ? Yes, a town with the same…