A Day-and-a-Half in Kanchanaburi

“Madness!…. Madness!!” says a distressed Major Clipton, the British medical officer, gritting his teeth, looking at the scene of carnage in front of him. The Bridge on the River Kwai, the movie that I watched over 3 decades ago, remains one of the most unforgettable movies for me. Although I Read more…

Hallstatt – A Piece of Paradise

Settled on the shores of a calm, glassy lake is a small little piece of paradise. Majestic mountains rise from valleys and stand tall around the little paradise as if guarding its sanctity, its tranquility. The tree- and snow-covered mountains and centuries-old colorful timber-framed houses built into the steep hillside Read more…