Mailman between the penguins

Erik Uncategorized

[vc_row padding_top=”0px” padding_bottom=”0px” border=”none”][vc_column width=”1/1″]”Hey Erik, isn’t being a mailman something for you?” This message I received as well as a link to a vacancy. My first job was delivering advertising brochures and in a later job I dragged mail around on my bike with panniers. It gave me money for travel, but this was the only positive thing about …

Travel's nice, but oh so expensive

Erik Uncategorized

It’s an excuse we hear often. “Very nice al those travels far away, but I just don’t have the money.” “Later, when I’m rich perhaps.” For your consolation, I don’t get as much as I earn and I still didn’t get that winning lottery ticket. But then, how do we get the money for those travels?  

Village in the clouds

Erik Malaysia, Travel

[vc_row no_margin=”true” padding_top=”0px” padding_bottom=”0px” border=”none”][vc_column width=”2/3″]Kampung Semban is located about 40-50 kilometers from Küching as the crow flies. Because of its remoteness in the mountains between Sarawak and Kalimantan, there is little of the modernisation which can be seen in other parts of Malaysia. Though modern life is seeping through village life is mainly traditional. People grow their own food …