Tag Archives: trekking

keep calm and ‘lim teh’ in sri lanka.

SRI LANKA is nothing like what I’ve imagined it to be. It has pleasantly surprised me in many ways. Colombo is clean and organised (well, during my half day there!). Roads are generally good tho many are under construction (we were caught in many slow one-lane traffic due to road works). The national parks are […]

aint no mountain higher (for now)

MT RINJANI. By far the most challenging trek I’ve done. Standing at 3,726m high in Lombok, Indonesia, it is an active volcano with varied landscapes and terrains – savanna, rainforest, rockies, sandies, loose gravels… Training before the trip is absolutely necessary. Build up your stamina and fitness so that you suffer less during the journey. […]