The Serendib Chronicles – Day 0

Serendipity - a propensity for making fortunate discoveries while looking for something unrelated.Call it Ceylon, Serendib, Taprobane or The Pearl of the Indian Ocean, Sri Lanka is a teardrop-shaped gem of an island. Compact with good transport links, it offers something for each and every intrepid traveler out there. Ancient cities?…

Gastronomy: Penang

PA020616, originally uploaded by morphred.Penang, Malaysia - 01-03 Oct 2010The Straits Settlements series – Part 2 (Penang)So here are brief snippets of the highlights of Penang- The journey there was on the overnight snoozer Konsortium bus (55 SGD), which picks up at Golden Mile tower. It was a 10 hour…