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by naim
Wed Jan 04, 2012 4:51 pm
Forum: My Roadtrips
Topic: Travels of 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 4801

Re: Travels of 2011

Simply put, I have to travel to live. :) Yep, that explain it all. Other people get bitten by the travel at some point in their lives. You, you were born with the bug already in you. My grand-dad performed his haj early last century when the Ottomans-Arabs-British war was raging in the Mecca-Medina...
by naim
Mon Jan 02, 2012 8:06 pm
Forum: My Roadtrips
Topic: Travels of 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 4801

Re: Travels of 2011

Simply put, I have to travel to live. :)
by naim
Mon Jan 02, 2012 11:36 am
Forum: My Roadtrips
Topic: Travels of 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 4801

Re: Travels of 2011

Thanks, bro, above are all pure adventures, at own costs. I seldom do biz trips nowadays, had enough. :D
by naim
Mon Jan 02, 2012 11:25 am
Forum: My Roadtrips
Topic: Travels of 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 4801

Travels of 2011

I put together a slideshow of our travels in 2011. oQhiz_RyE1Q Our Travels of 2011 -- locations in video above are, in sequence: Canada (Nova Scotia), Kelantan (PCB), Indonesia (Anak Krakatau), Malaysia (our Setia Alam house), Indonesia (Prambanan, Mt Merapi, Jogjakarta, Borobudur, Dieng Plateau), M...
by naim
Sat Dec 24, 2011 1:01 am
Forum: My Roadtrips
Topic: Japan, Dec 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 5479

Japan, Dec 2011

Three stories now on my site. Pls visit, thanks! #1. Tokyo International Airport (Haneda – HND) - http://m.naim.my/tokyo-international-airport-haneda-hnd/ Tokyo International Airport (Haneda Airport HND) is a huge pleasure to use. It has three terminals connected via the efficient Tokyo Monorail, w...
by naim
Thu Nov 03, 2011 11:02 pm
Forum: My Roadtrips
Topic: Norway, Oct 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 10891

Re: Norway, Oct 2011

bernGPS wrote:
naim wrote:Thanks, guys. Been using Sony NEX-5 with 18-200mm lens, more than a year already ... SLR too heavy for me. :mrgreen:
Micro 4 third? That is an awsome zoom range
No, bigger sensor than that -- they use APS-C sensor with 1.5x crop factor, the same sensor used in Sony DSLR.
by naim
Sun Oct 30, 2011 8:27 pm
Forum: My Roadtrips
Topic: Norway, Oct 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 10891

Re: Norway, Oct 2011

Oct 13 - Part 3 Myrdal to Flåm At freezing Myrdal station, 866m above sea level, we continue with our Norway-in-a-Nutshell excursion by changing from the Bergen Railway we boarded earlier this morning in Oslo, to the Flåm Railway (Flåmsbana). https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-dwbPRIVlUvU/TqluNlNDf...
by naim
Thu Oct 27, 2011 3:49 pm
Forum: My Roadtrips
Topic: LIMA 2009 in Langkawi
Replies: 13
Views: 6962

Re: LIMA 2009 in Langkawi

On show at LIMA 2011. Daily Aerial Display 1) 1 x Su-30 MKM Royal Malaysian Air Force 2) 1 x MB-339CM Royal Malaysian Air Force 3) 1 x PC-7 MKII Royal Malaysian Air Force 4) 5 x MiG-29N Royal Malaysian Air Force 5) 1 x C-17 United States Air Force 6) 1 x Eurofighter Typhoon Royal Air Force 7) 1 x Ra...
by naim
Thu Oct 27, 2011 12:25 am
Forum: My Roadtrips
Topic: Norway, Oct 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 10891

Re: Norway, Oct 2011

Oct 13 - Part 2 Past the town of Ål, the Bergen Railway climbs with more snow along the way. https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-kL2GbNa4hLY/TqZfyZ9Vv9I/AAAAAAAAMWs/Eyiyj01n8nc/DSC07931.JPG At the top of the climb, a majestic view of a classic U-shape glacial valley complete with a lake, a common fe...
by naim
Wed Oct 26, 2011 2:01 pm
Forum: My Roadtrips
Topic: Norway, Oct 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 10891

Re: Norway, Oct 2011

ace wrote:The Northern Lights....

You are one lucky fella, Naim.... :D
Thanks, but still not satisfied. Maybe try Iceland early next year for another aurora fix. If no aurora, still got volcanoes, glaciers and fjords. :mrgreen: