Guys you can put away the lotion/olive oil. It's not what you think. But if you read on I guarantee you will garner some very useful knowledge that could probably change your mind about sending me death threats. Yes they are boobies, but the flying and furry kind. As you may imagine, I've already lost... Continue Reading →


Jaffna Calling [Part 02/02]

continued from [Part 01/02] [DAY 02] This was easily one of our most anticipated mornings in a long, long time. The breakfast leg of the Jaffna curry night is successfully concluded, aptly with some milk tea laced with rush inducing proportions of sugar, pretty much how tea is done in Sri Lanka. We chatted around... Continue Reading →

Jaffna Calling [Part 01/02]

Jaffna, or Yaalpanam/Yapanaya as it is known in Tamil/Sinhalese had for the longest time been a pseudo-mythical land. This rings especially true for most of my generation, those born in the 80’s, 90’s and thereabouts. It is a part of Sri Lanka that most of us never really saw or travelled to, gathering what morsels... Continue Reading →

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