My Neverland Is Changing

Pai, my favorite place in Thailand, is changing. With the influx of tourists, development is throwing up subtle signs of progress which for me (who always held this tiny refuge as my ideal small town comfort) can be a sore. The most evident was the shoe shop near Walking Street which was bigger than … [Read more...]

Pai: My Neverland

This was where my feet took me after months of arguing with my pride – Pai, Thailand. I discovered then what ‘love at first sight’ meant and dreamed of never growing old. My Pai, my happy place.  // Taken April, 2012 while photowalking with Iko // … [Read more...]

Boris: The First Of The New Firsts

How do you describe a man from Lugano who unknowingly made you pick up your paint brush again? That he is beautiful. That he let Italian roll out of his tongue whenever you asked him to do so, never mind if you didn’t understand a word he said. That he is almost as brilliant but in a melancholic … [Read more...]

Karen Village: Length, Bronze, Beauty

A winding trip around Mae Hong Son, Thailand brought me to the Karen Village where the perception of beauty lies on the length of your neck // Taken April, 2012 while photowalking with Iko // … [Read more...]

Why I Decided To Start Blogging About My Travels

What Pulled The Trigger Two months ago, after I have decided to take a breather from all the devout activities that strangely left me feeling disoriented, I found myself stuffing my backpack with travel necessities. In a span of 30 minutes, I was able to pack everything I needed for a 5-day trip … [Read more...]