Archive for October, 2013

Toronto To Tokyo Flight | Air Canada | Executive First Suite

Toronto To Tokyo Flight | Air Canada | Executive First Suite

| October 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

The movie fan in me smiled big when I found out that the direct Air Canada  Toronto to Tokyo flight is AC 001. It does have a bit of a James Bond ring to it doesn’t it? Now given that in most James Bond movies, he is either jumping or falling from a plane, I figure […]

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Wadi Rum | Jordan | A Desert Adventure

Wadi Rum | Jordan | A Desert Adventure

| October 9, 2013 | 2 Comments

  Wadi Rum. Jordan. Just the name evokes images of grand deserts and endless dunes, the hot blistering sun, and bedouin roaming on camel trains.  It is the biblical desert, Lawrence of Arabia’s desert, and a worthy rival to the Sahara.  When I was planning my trip to Jordan, Wadi Rum was foremost on my […]

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Ethiopia | Coffee, Culture and Tradition

Ethiopia | Coffee, Culture and Tradition

| October 2, 2013 | 1 Comment

  Ethiopia, a country I was always fascinated by but never thought I could travel to and yet here I was. As the Emirates flight touched down at the airport, with sand and dust getting kicked up by the engines outside, all I could think of was sleep. It was early January, and I was […]

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Dhaka | Bangladesh | A Wedding Story

Dhaka | Bangladesh | A Wedding Story

| October 1, 2013 | 7 Comments

  I had finally landed in Dhaka after an overnight layover in Dubai. This was the first stop in an end-of-the-year tour of some South Asian countries, and for a special reason. My good friend Sara was getting married, as she and her husband had decided to have their wedding in their country of birth […]

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