Seeing Myanmar


Should one visit Myanmar? Yes. It is a beautiful country with lovely and friendly but desperately poor people who badly need the tourist dollar. How difficult is travel in Myanmar? Entry formalities are relatively uncomplicated and independent travel is possible. There are good local travel agents who can book hotels and arrange transport. There is…

Pause for Thought…11 November 2010


An year ends and another begins in one insignificant life. There is a sense of urgency and restlessness that unrelenting passage of time heralds. One lingers over moments that touched ones heart – birth of a grandchild, another’s first day at school, climbing a wild rocky outcrop in a faraway land that one thought would…