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‘Merempit’ in Merapi

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About 30km away from central Jogjakarta lies the magnificent Mt. Merapi, an active volcano that last erupted in 2010 in a violent series of eruptions that lasted from late October to early December. The Government was forced to evacuate 350,000 people. Unfortunately, a total of 353 souls perished in the incident.  Continue reading

SONS OF ANARCHY: THE FINAL RIDE

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After over 80 episodes spanning six years, Sons of Anarchy has come to its final season. The first episode is airing on Sept 9  in the US on the FX channel. I’ve been following this show and I have to admit it’s a bittersweet feeling as the Final Ride will end it all this season. Continue reading

FROM NORTONS TO KAWASAKIS: THE MOTORCYCLES THAT SERVED MALAYSIA

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Malaysia is 57 years old today. Dataran Merdeka is packed to the brim with people attending the National Day Parade. Dozens of policemen on ST1300s, VFR800s and even more on Ninja 300s are managing traffic to ensure that the parade goes on smoothly. Exactly 57 years ago, there were no Japanese bikes handling traffic duty on the streets around Stadium Merdeka.  Continue reading