My Piece of Paradise

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This piece of paradise serves as a temporary haven when the hustle and bustle of city life gets me down.

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Ruin

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This is one of the numerous structures outside the main temple of Angkor. I wasn’t able to find out its function or purpose owing to the fact that I had no tour guide to explain the essence of its existence. So, curious! It is however, a sight to behold.

Christmas is Right Around the Corner

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It is almost that time of the year! Say hello! Spread love! See beauty in everything! Hopefully not just only during Yuletide season but all year ’round.

The Three Towers of Angkor Wat

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Angkor Wat

The view of the three towers of Angkor Wat from the entry gate.

The Five Towers of Angkor Wat are only visible in certain angles. To see the full glory of this architectural cum religious masterpiece, descend from the steps of the right side terrace before the causeway, walk along the moat until you find the perfect spot.

Sunrise Chasers

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Sunrise chasers

Sunrise at Angkor Wat

How wonderful it was to witness such sight? The magnificent architecture of Angkor Wat. The wonderful phenomena we call sunrise. People of all ages, races and walks of life gathered together to celebrate nature and man-made marvels.

 

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The Independence Palace, Ho Chi Minh

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The Independence Palace, Ho Chi Minh
      I am not going to lie, I became immensely curious about Vietnam’s history because of the West End musical, Miss Saigon which I had the privilege of watching on CD back in high school. I vividly remember my history teacher dividing the class into two groups, instructing each one to present a musical play as a quarterly project. My group mates, for some demented reason, concluded that I would be the one to direct our own rendition of the play. I reluctantly obliged due to the fact that I had never been involved in any theater production. It was basically a herculean task for me. But as far as I recall nobody wanted to take the responsibility, so me and my hero-complex-self at the time stepped up to save the day.

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