• (Several) One Night In Bangkok

    We were in Bangkok in September for a short trip.  Decided to come back again during Christmas.  Wanting to experience the Christmas atmosphere at a city of which would expect the most influx of tourists during the Christmas and New Year period. The journey leaving Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 was a breeze, thinking the airport would be packed.  Anyway, it was packed. However, the MAHB and the airline companies have done a good job in ensuring all passengers welfare are taken off.  Though the toilet lines are rather long, especially for female.  The security checking was smooth, as compared to two weeks ago I was at the same airport.…

  • When everyone can fly, everyone can treat you like shit

    If given a choice, generally the clients would advise us to NOT board an AirAsia flight.  Reasons being, delayed and safety. The delay, I understood.  There were a few times some of the media, our colleagues and even clients boarded the AirAsia flights were late for the events, due to the flight delayed.  To be fair, the delay sometimes were due to weather, and ground control.  I am pretty sure AirAsia team would have done all they can to ensure punctuality.   So in terms of safety, this is subjective.  But after my recent flight with AirAsia to Penang, I think it is something which may have overlooked.  AirAsia used…

  • I Remember Why We Don’t Send Kids Somewhere Else During School Holiday

    While our sons were about four, we sent them few times in a year to visit their grandmother in Johor Bahru.  They will travel alone via MAS, as AirAsia does not take in minor travel unaccompanied. First time when our sons went to Johor Bahru, we did not get the return ticket.  As we thought they might want to stay there longer. Well, there was one occasion that Elijah was pretty good in answering us when he is coming back.  “I will be back next Sunday.” After the next Sunday, he will again tell us, “I will be back next Sunday.” Seems like a good training on being independent.

  • Whatever the situation, He is there

    Sometimes we wonder why one has to go through difficult situation or scene that one does not expect.  However, after reading Book of Esther 3, 4, 5 & 6, it is clear that things happened so that one would or could see God’s presence clearly.  Or, simply, He exists.