Monthly Archives: February 2013

Portrait of a station I

‘The secrets of Saraphi’ A sauntering around the station these days is different from the past. Years ago there was a sign along the old road from Chiang Mai to Lamphun – flanked by big trees – pointing into what … Continue reading

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Minutes of Malaysia II

‘The temptation of Tumpat’ March 10th 1984, for the very first time I boarded a train in the Far East and entered the Tanjong Pagar Station in Singapore for a ride to Kota Bharu in a night sleeper and daily … Continue reading

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