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…

ROUTE : Chiang Mai – Samoeng Loop

One of the riding route recommend by a Chiang Mai bikers I met while on my way to Pai – the Samoeng Loop. It can be done in half a day, and in either direction. I’m an early rider, so unfortunately most of the coffee…

The Divine Phallus

There is something that you will never find in the tourism brochure of Bhutan. Not until your arrival, you simply cannot ignore as it is right in your face, filled for your attention in vibrant colours, various sizes. gestures and connotation. The Phallus painting and…

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…