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Berlin feels like home, with spies in tow

The fourth segment of my Rail Odyssey covers my visit to Berlin: Berlin feels like home, with spies in tow   Advertisements

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Cologne and the mystery of its sent solved

My second stop on my 17,500 km rail journey was Cologne, Germany. Read all about it in this article published in The Star newspaper in Malaysia: Don’t forget to leave a comment. http://www.star2.com/travel/transport/2017/02/12/train-of-thought-cologne-and-the-mystery-of-its-scent-solved/

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Train museum and a peeing boy in Brussels

This is my second segment of the Rail Odyssey published in The Star newspaper in Malaysia: Train museum and a peeing boy in Brussels  

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Why a 60-year old went on an epic rail journey

I started a fortnightly column in The Star in Malaysia. This is the first segment.   http://www.star2.com/travel/2017/01/15/why-a-60-year-old-went-on-an-epic-rail-journey/  

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Odyssey ends

It’s been a while and the odyssey is long gone. I arrived on Malaysian soil on 29 September 2016. Below is my article published in the New Straits Times on 8 December 2016. I will also be writing a fortnightly … Continue reading

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My London-KL Rail odyssey

Dear readers I have had little time to publish travel blogs at the moment so please continue to check and in the meantime, please follow my rail odyssey blog. The link for the latest segment is here: https://londonmalaysiarailodyssey.wordpress.com/2016/08/15/what-to-pack-for-a-2-month-rail-trip/    

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Up, up, and away in Cappadocia

By Nooraini Mydin I have always wanted to experience a hot air balloon ride and one of the best places in the world to do this is in Cappadocia, Turkey. When were told Universal Balloon would collect us at 4.30 … Continue reading

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