Monthly Archives: October 2014

Happy Diwali.

Diwali also known as Deepavali and the “festival of lights”, is an ancient Hindu festival celebrated in autumn every year. The festival spiritually signifies the victory of light over darkness, knowledge over ignorance, good over evil, and hope over despair. … Continue reading

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“Ice Cold in Alex”.

The opening paragraph on the front of the shiny flier, which sits neatly on top of the bedside cabinet in my hotel room, reads as follows: “Set apart from the hustle and bustle of the city, and situated in the … Continue reading

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Bombay Nights (and days).

Mumbai – October 12th – 37 deg C. I decided to take today off, well it is Sunday after all, and since I arrived here I have done nothing but focus on work. I am staying in the Fort area … Continue reading

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Norfolk Coastal Path, 46 miles – Hunstanton to Cromer.

Friday 26th September to Monday 29th September: Why is walking in wild and solitary places so satisfying? Partly it is the sheer physical pleasure: sometimes pitting one’s strength against the elements, sometimes relaxing on the springy turf or sand. The … Continue reading

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