Posts in Travels

A Yo-yo or a spas?

We have all heard of yo-yo diets. The diets that get people to diet so hard for a short while that they can’t handle it any more and then they end up gaining all the weight they just lost. Well, me, I am a yo-yo blogger. First I write a... Read More

June 8, 2012 1 Comment

Meeting the Archbishop

I went to Rangoon. The first meeting I had was with the Archbishop of the Catholic church. I met a man who I now respect deeply. The Archbishop met me with a big smile at the entrance of his compound. There was little that reminded me of an Archbishop. He... Read More

March 26, 2012 3 Comments

What is your favorite word?

A journalist recently did a long interview with me. I hope it will not make me look too bad… After hours of talking, she also had a few very basic questions, that are standard questions for the type of article she would be writing, like what is your birthdate and... Read More

January 20, 2012 9 Comments

Words cannot express all

This is Rev. John Maw (Not his real name). He is 78. His wife is Pah Luu (Not her real name). She is 72.  They live in an abandoned cement building together with a few hundred others who recently fled their villages. “We did not want to leave our village,”... Read More

January 12, 2012 1 Comment

How to travel in China

Recently I went to China. It is a place I have always wanted to visit. My time in the country was too short and I intend to go back to explore more. But I thought you may want to read some about my days there through some of the signs... Read More

December 2, 2011 8 Comments