Flags of ASEAN, Phnom Penh – Cambodia

Flags of ASEAN

[Flags of ASEAN on Sisowath Quay, Phnom Penh] I happened to be in Phnom Penh while the 21st ASEAN Summit was being held. Obama was here for the occasion which meant security forces everywhere and a much cleaner than usual Phnom Penh. I didn’t see the President but I was caught in some Presidential traffic […]

New Country Day: Laos


Country: Laos Date: 30 Jan 2010 I love New Country Day. New currency, new flags, new languages, new people. Laos has been on my radar for a few years but I have never managed to fit it into my schedule. I was in Cambodia and Vietnam in 2005 and heard passing travellers tales of Laos, […]

Travel Photo: Flying the flag, Langkawi – Malaysia

Malaysia Flag

The flag of Malaysia at Cenang Beach, Langkawi – Malaysia. Travel Photos: Langkawi photo gallery

Costa Atlantica

Costa Atlantica

The cruise ship Costa Atlantica, docked at the port of Cadiz (the Cadiz Cathedral is in the background). [Costa Atlantica – Cadiz] The Costa Atlantica has twelve passenger decks, each named after movies directed by the Italian director, Federico Fellini. The ship is registered in Genoa, Italy. [EU Flag – Costa Atlantica]