Tuesday, December 29, 2009

PAJERO IS HOME

1. At last, the Pajero is home. The car arrived in Singapore in a container from Surabaya on 25 Dec. Collected the car from Keppel Distripark yesterday, 28 Dec - the first working day after the festive weekend. With Yong Peng of Toll Logistics with me, it was a breeze clearing Singapore Customs and getting the car out of the Free Trade Zone. Its unpacking today.

2. There are still 2 countries outstanding in my Asean on Wheels journey - Myanmar and Philippine. I am not sure about the possibility of Myanmar, as I made hardly any headway since I put the request early this year to the Myanmar Embassy here in Singapore for a self drive holiday in Myanmar. The prospect of doing a trip to Philippine was looking promising as Philippine Department of Tourism was helping with getting the necessary approval for me until I decided to drop Philippine in the last trip due to insufficient time. I will have to start exploring this again, some time next year, 2010.

10 comments:

  1. Hi, Neo Chian. Welcome back and it was truly a great thing for you to share with so many people following on your blog.

    Take care and wish U a good year ahead... and good health.

    Felix

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  2. Thank you, Felix. All the best to you too, for the new year. For me, it is always good discipline to maintain the blog, to record what I saw and experience as I continue the journey. If not, 6 mths from now, I would probably get the dates, people and events all mixed up.

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  3. Good that it arrived just in time before the new year! Wishing you all the best for 2010 and looking forward to your next blog!

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  4. Dear Christine,
    Thank you and all the best for the new year to you and your family too.

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  5. Hello Neo,

    Happened to see the Asean On Wheels decal on a 3 Dr Pajero at Changi T2 last sunday. Didnt expect to find such interesting read here. Very inspiring, hopefully I can get to do the same in the near future. Keep on posting!

    Cheers,
    Kwan

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  6. Dear Kwan,
    Glad you enjoyed reading the blog. Hope you will find it useful in planning your own trips when they come along.
    NC

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