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Why did the Emirates Flight 521 Crash? – 2 Minute Read – TOGA gone bad

A preliminary report about the Emirates Boeing 777 crash on August 3rd 2016 indicates pilot error. Quite a change in stance, since the pilots were initially credited with saving all 282 lives on board. The aircraft however, was reduced to dust. But what happened to the Emirates 777? The Boeing 777 has been known as […]

It’s ISIS again. This time it’s Brussels Airport.

After Paris, it’s Brussels this time, the headquarters of NATO and the de-facto headquarters of the European Union. Brussels was hit by synchronized bomb attacks, responsibility of which was claimed 8 hours later by ISIS. Their official statement was something to the tune of ‘Nobody is safe, not here.’ While we can continue to contemplate […]

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Top 6 Reasons Istanbul to visit Istanbul for Teenagers / Couples

Istanbul is downright beautiful! Financial woes and crisis have hardly ever perturbed this city’s spirit and hospitality and I’d go back for a few days every time I had a chance. Here’s 6 reasons why you want to head over to Constantinople right away. 1. Efes Beer – #dontjudgeme Yup! You read that right. I’d […]

5 Things to do in Kuala Lumpur, a day long trip #trulyasia

Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia, as put by many, is the melting pot of Asia. Generations of a multi ethnic, multi cultural society have transformed this South East Asian city to a point where you can literally see the blend in its infrastructure. The average traveler may often find himself transiting through KL for a few […]

Absolute Rubbish: Malaysia 370 and the ‘Official Story’

So the official Malaysian government’s story is out and it’s disgraceful the way international media is now aligning itself with what seems like a shoddy, half-baked (make that uncooked) cover-up. I am by no means an NTSB expert, but that’s the point, watch me poke holes in their kindergarten cover-up! I’m afraid without the media […]

Is Athens Burning? – Austerity kills

So I was recently at Athens, undoubtedly one of my favourite places food wise, weather wise, people wise! And I was nothing short of shocked. One keeps reading about the wonderfully pathetic situation the lawmakers have brought this beautiful city to, but when you see it first hand, it blows you away, makes you sad. […]

At the Top – Burj Khalifa

This has got to be one of the most overrated places I have ever visited. So the people at Khalifa, the world’s tallest building tried their luck at selling real estate and failed. While the tower continues to struggle with marketing and selling what it was built for in the first place, they seem to […]