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Lantau – Day 3

November 7, 2014

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Lantau is twice the size of Hong Kong island but nowhere near as developed. It has a Disneyland park, ancient forts, a fishing village, some say excellent beaches and a cable-car ride that leads up to an enormous bronze Buddha. My cable-car ride up to see the statue started off as impressive but only for […]

Adam’s Peak

May 17, 2014

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Fitness is something I have come to late in my life. It’s not because I’m lazy, it’s because up until now I haven’t found anything I particularly enjoyed doing to keep up the momentum of regular practise. For the last 18-months I have been practising Bikram yoga four times a week. I am dedicated and […]

Sri Lanka

May 4, 2014

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I’m back in Asia. This time in Sri Lanka. The Brits were first chased away during the independence of 1948 but have since return in throngs every year to soak up the heritage, beaches, national parks, tea plantations and to explore the ancient ruins and giant Buddhas sprawled around the island. The country is not […]