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More to looking back

I was asked recently to add more information to some of the photos I post to make them more interesting. Now I am not sure if my fumbling abuse of written english will improve your enjoyment of my photos or not but I am willing to give it a whirl. 221 more words

Travel

Digital Library of India: A repository of colonial Burma records

The other day I stumbled across the Digital Library of India (www.dli.gov.in), which turns out, is a treasure trove of resources on Burma, particularly on books and government reports compiled during the colonial period, as well as a handful of books from the post-colonial period. 410 more words

Burma

A new country....Yangon, Myanmar

I’ve had a tough time writing this one. I’ve started over a few times and it still isn’t right. So bear with me – it may be a little slow, as is the internet here. 1,098 more words

Burma

Ye Yint Cafe

Instead of eating Western food, which is easy enough to find on a lazy Sunday afternoon, I went to the Peninsula Plaza, home to Singapore’s Little Burma. 142 more words

Food

Hunting White Elephants Across Archives

It’s a miserably wet day in Delhi, so I’m using this as an opportunity to catch up on my blog, which has been neglected for the past few weeks. 740 more words

Animal History