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Ecuador, South America

Ecuador, South America

My 6th country in South America and 50th country in the world, Ecuador is a paradise for those who love nature. With its mystical beauty, snow-capped peaks along the avenue of volcanoes (some are still active) spread across the country, countless waterfalls in Banos, second highest capital city in the world, hugging clouds, rolling hills, cows and sheep grazing the slopes of the mountains. With the exception of Ireland, Ecuador has to be the greenest countries I have ever visited in my life. It seems almost everything is painted in green. This planet continues to amaze me. Ecuador in a…

Top 7 Technology predictions for 2017

Here are the top 7 predictions for 2017 that might happen in the Technology space. 1. AI and Machine Learning 2. Intelligent Apps 3. Mixed Reality 4. Block Chains 5. Synthetic Food & Cellular Agriculture 6. Conversational Systems like Alexa, Siri0 7. High speed Fiber Optic communication Public companies to invest – Besides the FANG (Facebook, Amazon and Google) stocks here are some companies to invest: STM Microelectronics – STM NVidia – NVDA MobileEye – MBEYE Oclaro – OCLR

After 3 months of backpacking in Europe

After 3 months of backpacking in Europe

It all started in August when a friend invited me to visit her in Glasgow, Scotland. What started as a single country trip turned into a 3 month long travel across western Europe. Here is what I explored during my travel across Europe and Northern Africa: Scotland – Glasgow, Edinburgh, Isle of Arran, Isle of Skye Ireland – Dublin, Killarney, Dingle, Portmagee London Paris Portugal – Porto, Coimbra, Lisbon, Lagos & Sagres Spain – Seville, Granada, Valencia, Barcelona, Catalan & Girona Morocco – Fes, Chefchouen, Tangier Italy – Florence, Rome, Naples & Ischia Here are some highlights from my 3…

7 Modern Wonders of the World

7 Modern Wonders of the World

Oct 25, 2016 Today, I am happy to report that I visited all the 7 wonders of the world. Christ the Redeemer. Brazil – 2005 Taj Mahal, India – 2008 Chichén Itzá, Mexico, North America – 2009 Machu Picchu, Peru, South America – 2011 Peru Travel Great Wall of China. People’s Republic of China, Asia – 2011 China Travel Petra, Jordan, Asia – 2015 6 month World Travel Colosseum, Italy, Europe – 2016 3 month Europe Travel