Category Archives: travel

The cricket

During a lazy afternoon, I woke up from the sound of the cricket on the television in the lounge room, broadcasting channel nine’s coverage of the one-dayer between Pakistan and Australia. There was a strange experience of nostaliga hearing the thick Australian accents again with the feeling of familarity washing over me felling almost foreign […]

Heres a tip

I’ve been M.I.A for the past few days as I’ve been a tourist and its hard to be able to find a good connection on the go. For some strange reason there was always bizarre childhood dream of mine to be able to goto a hotel restroom where theres someone there to hand you towels… […]

Dharamshala

11.17am McLeod Ganj, (Dharamshalla) As I walked out of Manju-Ka-Tilla yesterday trying to avoid the beggar lady carrying her child that wouldn’t leave me alone (might’ve had something to do with my confusion in trying to understand what she was saying being mistaken for compassion) I was approached by a driver who said he could […]

Delhi – first impressions


Warning: getimagesize(http://blog.betweenthoughts.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/car-window-day-1.jpg): failed to open stream: HTTP request failed! HTTP/1.1 404 Not Found in /home/jayluu/public_html/blog/wp-content/plugins/choicecuts-image-juggler/cc_image_juggler.php on line 781

12.30 PM Manju-Ka-tilla, Delhi Hooray! Im finally here! Arrived in India last night. It was a pretty surreal experience. The first thing that hit me was the air. Even, at the airport a thick haze hung over the air, smelling like dried embers of a burnt fire. Initially, was concerned about myasthma, but it doesn’t […]