cafe . Pattani – The R.I.P. Cafe

  The R.I.P cafe by owner-artist Anis Nagasevi. Located in downtown Pattani. His wood carving captures the faces of ordinary people affected by the insurgency. I was here for a quick rest stop before heading to Ipoh, Malaysia. I will be back here again to chill…

Four seasons in a day

April 2011, Leaving Tingri after a night of rest from visiting Qomolangma (Mt.Everest) base camp the day before. We are heading to Shigatse (Xigazè) for the night, and it is during this journey that we get to experience four seasons in just a few short…

Exploring West Thailand

“It’s long and narrow stretch of boring roads” – that is what I was told by some riders. Which is true if you ride only on the highway of Route 4 (Phet Kasem Road) and Route 41.However these boring stretch never cease to surprise me…

Royal Enfield first ride in Kathmandu

Aug 2013. Royal Enfield motorcycle, We all know about it’s dominance in the Himalayan kingdoms. Classic, ex-Britsh makes and the go-to bike to conquer the vast terrain of the Himalaya. While touring Kathmandu. I coudn’t resist the opportunity to ride one of these. I did…

Bali Memories

October 2012. We were in Denpasar, Bali. Doing the usual shopping and dining in the main tourist area Kuta. But we can only do so much, and in no time we rented a motorcycle, a Honda Tiger 200 for a day and romp around the…

Motorcycle ferry crossing in Thailand

Add an additional adventurous moment to your overland trip in Thailand ? Here are few motorcycle and car ferry ride you can add to your trip itinerary. While it is not makeshift and primitive as what I experience in the Bramaputra River or crossing Sungai…