Forward, forward. New mission, new place, again trying to make new friends. Cebu has been the most challenging assignment so far. We’ve been here for almost a year and I seem unable to make friends. I don’t fit the regular local Filipinos chart (no we don’t have a driver, we take the jeepney. no we don’t own our apartment and I won’t tell you how … Continue reading A reconnecting Thai Week end
I had forgotten my keys and was wandering in the neighborhood when I found this hidden tiny Tea Room. As usual, I would take a book out my bag and plunge into it, completely disconnecting myself from the rest of my fellow humans. When I surfaced to the Real world again, this is what I saw. For a couple of seconds, I really wondered where I … Continue reading Waiting for the White Rabbit..
When Thai people talk “rainy season”, they mean it: even the largest avenues and Soi of the capital are flooded, sandbags are the season welcome signs of most shops… It is business as usual though, street food vendors everywhere, hardly splashed by the family loaded scooters and the lazy taxi : mai pen rai na ka (never mind M’am!). Continue reading Water? mai pen rai na ka!