I’ve been asked quite frequently where I preferred to take my bike to on cycling excursions and one route on top of my list is Genting Sempah. Cyclists took to this route more than 30 years ago as it was one of the main roads before Karak Highway was built and snagged that title. Besides being one of the places that cyclists haunt, this road is also an alternative that


Nov 2015

Tyre-d Out

When I went on the journey from KL to London, I had contingency plans for everything and that included the punctured tyres. I had my first puncture on the 4th day. And then another 7 times on that trip. It mostly happened to my front tyre, as it will yours, because the front tyre takes most of the pressure. Rather than changing your tyre altogether, here’s a trick to make


Nov 2015

Warm Showers

Back when I was on my journey from KL to London, I had to rely on backpacker’s hostels and budget hotels to put up my nights. There’s a lot of ugly behind the glamour of completing a 18,000km ride through 16 countries. Everyday was a new worry about where I would be sleeping the night, whether I’ll get the comfort of a warm shower. I didn’t know about warmshowers.org and


Nov 2015

For The Better.

7 years ago, I had the opportunity to listenĀ Jim Rohn speakĀ in a convention hall with over 20,000 other audiences. Singapore was amazing enough as it is, but to have so many people including Jim Rohn there in one place was even more eye-opening. As the words rolled off his lips, the mic would reverberate it back to the 20,000 pairs of ears. It was hard to focus, you would imagine.

    Location: Hua Thanon Beach After leaving Sichon around 5am in the morning, I saw a signboard to another beach and the junction took me on 30km of detoured cycling to reach Hua Thanon beach – one of the least developed parts of Koh Samui. It seems the less developed a place is, the more you see of its natural state. Beautiful in its own untainted way. It was