Steps to Visa application at Royal Thai Embassy for Singapore biker

As you should know by now. All overland travelers into Thailand are only allowed 2 visa-free entry per year, of up to 15 days per entry. Any trip beyond 15 days (up to 30 days) and third trip of the year onwards will require one…

Maliau Basin – The Lost World

First discovered by a British pilot in 1947 when he flew over what he thought was a mist-shrouded jungle, only to find himself encircled by steep cliff rising about the jungle floor. It was largely forgotten until the first expedition in 1988. Sabah’s Lost World…

Bhut Jolokia – Ghost Chili

Bhut Jolokia – or more famously known by the intimidating name of Ghost Chlii or Ghost Pepper. Cultivated in Arunachal Pradesh and nearby states of Assam, Nagaland and Manipur and parts of Bangladesh. It was once the hottest chili in the world, being the first…

Journey Into Bhutan

A video clip of my trip to Bhutan. From Siliguri, West Bengal into Phuentsholing towards Central Bhutan and exit via Samdrup Jongkhar of South-East Bhutan into Guwahati, Assam in India. Added a closing thoughts on the trip with a dedication. Otherwise, the images are mostly…

Bolaven Plateau

18th October 2015, Pakse. I met a cyclist yesterday while on the way back from Hong Nang Sida. While sharing our trip and exchanging travel tips. He told me about riding the loop over Bolaven Plateau.This got me interested. It is a shame I did…

Into Druk Yul – Bhutan

23rd October 2016. We made it! …To Siliguri, our starting point at least. After the eventful day marred by flight delay at Shanghai airport due to the typhoon Haima, only to be cancelled after 5 hours of waiting, add an hour plus of human queue…