a pic a day (day 192)

the world’s tallest bronze sculpture of malaysia national monument, designed by the same person who was also responsible for the famous iwo jima memorial, stands proudly near the houses of parliament, kuala lumpur. pic was taken in commemoration of malaysia’s 54th independence day in three days time, august 31st. facing east, august 2011.

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a pic a day (day 190)

while strolling on the streets of kuching, itself derived from the malay word kucing, meaning cat, our sensory views were heavily bombarded with images of cat sculptures everywhere throughout the city. one such example is this image, showcasing what they know best – socializing and procreating. taken near the kuching waterfront in february 2011.

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a pic a day (day 189)

a night view of jakarta, the most populous city in southeast asia is not as spectacular as other cities in terms of its city lights, but experiencing within the congestion of its denizens along the narrow alleys and lanes (especially at night) is a sight and observation to behold. pic was taken from mangga dua facing south. january 2011.

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a pic a day (day 188)

a jimmy durante lookalike performed a rendition of his past hits during our visit to the bako national park. the leader of the proboscis monkey pack continued to croon his way into our hearts and minds and luckily didn’t left by relieving himself on the tree, unlike his much younger members of the entourage. january 2011.

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