The last instalment in the series from Bilal Umer about food of Pakistan! Thank you for sharing Bilal. The Baloch have two meals a day, in the morning and evening. The food for the whole family is cooked together. The most important grain is wheat, but millet and rice are also eaten. Grains are ground … Continue reading Food of Pakistan, Episode:5 Food of Baluchistan(South-West Pakistan)
So this is terribly late, as I was there on Opening Night of the wonderful play "One Man, Two Guvnors" and tomorrow will be closing night. But here it is - This show is fantastic, a must see! This is actually the end of the shows World Tour here in Melbourne. A brilliant show from … Continue reading One Man, Two Guvnors – Brilliant Play
When visiting Sri Lanka recently, I went to my favourite place to see the Elephants roaming around in the wilderness at Pinnawala. Last time I was there in April, I had lunch with my driver at a little restaurant and was so surprised and delighted when the herd of elephants came charging down the street to … Continue reading Sharing a beautiful moment with a stranger in Sri Lanka
These posts are part of a fabulous series on "Foods of Pakistan" from my friend Bilal Umer. Thank you for sharing your culture with us! "I wrote about Pakistani places in my last episode in February 2012. Food focuses the culture and weather of the region. Here I decided to write about the rich food … Continue reading Food of Pakistan. Episode 4: Kashmiri cuisine (Pakistan North)
Bonjour Another year and another Bastille Day fast approaches. The french National holiday provides us with an excuse to enjoy delicious french foods and incredible wines. Why not do it at the Eureka Tower where the team from the Eureka 89 events consistently put on wonderful food and drink? This is the best way to … Continue reading Bastille Day in Melbourne with Eureka 89 Events
After years of travelling to far away lands and foreign places,I felt it was time I started to explore my own backyard. Australia is an incredible travel destination and I'm proud to say that I'm now just 1 state/ territory away from visiting all 7 of Australia's territories. Northern Territory is the last one I'm … Continue reading Conquering my last territory in Australia, Northern Territory!
There are 100 posts I could write on these beautiful creatures and my wonderful visits this year, however I just wanted to share some photos quickly. This year I was lick to visit Sri Lanka and the Elephant Orphange not once, but twice in a space of 2 months. This is something I'd been waiting … Continue reading The beautiful elephants of Sri Lanka