OMAN – Reaching for the clouds at Jebel Al-Shams!

Al-Shams in Arabic literally means The Sun.  Jebel Al Shams is Oman’s highest mountain and takes you as closest to the sun as you can get without getting burnt.  With a breathtaking view from the top, it is worth driving the 270 km from Muscat city to get to this beautiful summit.  Jebel Al Shams … Continue reading OMAN – Reaching for the clouds at Jebel Al-Shams!

College Rules – Why we need to keep some and lose some!

The recent student blog on Aloysius that’s making the rounds in social media may or may not be a ripple effect from the Christ College episode but if an ex-student has brought it up, the society and the college management should sit up and take notice.  Most especially, as it involves the allegation of objectification … Continue reading College Rules – Why we need to keep some and lose some!

Old Sacramento – ‘Pokemon Go’ got in the way of my Sightseeing!

It was all a bit new to me.  I noticed a sudden flurry of activity in the house and realized a new interest had been birthed.  From my vantage point on the black leather couch, I watched the exit of a few members of my family every evening for a few days before my curiosity … Continue reading Old Sacramento – ‘Pokemon Go’ got in the way of my Sightseeing!