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Hiking Mount Rinjani in Indonesia

Mount Rinjani (Indonesian: Gunung Rinjani) is an active volcano in Indonesia on the island of Lombok. Administratively the mountain is in the Regency of North Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara (Indonesian: Nusa Tenggara Barat, NTB). It rises to 3,726 metres (12,224 ft), making it the second highest volcano in Indonesia.

Thailand: Krabi & Koh Lanta

Ko Lanta is an island district in Krabi Province on Thailand’s Andaman coast. It’s known for its coral-fringed beaches, mangroves, limestone outcrops and rainforests. Mu Ko Lanta National Park spans several islands, including the southern end of the largest island Ko Lanta Yai, home to semi-nomadic sea people known as the Chao Leh. The park contains the Khao Mai Kaew cave network and Khlong Chak Waterfall.

What is Jamstack?

Jamstack is a cloud-native web development architecture based on client-side JavaScript code, reusable APIs, and markup content. It was pioneered and created by Netlify. In its purest form, the idea of Jamstack is that a web application is pre-built into static pages, using content and code to generate the output.

Markdown

Markdown is a lightweight markup language with plain-text-formatting syntax. Its design allows it to be converted to many output formats, but the original tool by the same name only supports HTML.

North Head, Sydney

Walking from the Botanic gardens, I took a shortcut path to reach Circular Quay wharf across the “Memory is Creation Without End” relics. Start Point: Circular Quay Wharf. One can also take a train to the Circular Quay station to reach the Circular Quay wharfs.

Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney

Explored the Royal Botanic Garden at Sydney on 19th September 2019. The Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney is a heritage-listed major 30-hectare (74-acre) botanical garden, event venue and public recreation area located at Farm Cove on the eastern fringe of the Sydney central business district, in the City of Sydney local government area of New South Wales, Australia.

PUB - Hari Raya Ad (2019)

An excellent ad by Public Utilities Board, Singapore on Kinship for Hari Raya 2019. Kinship is as precious as water. Make every drop count.

Ghost (blog) on AWS Lightsail with Nginx, Let's Encrypt & Mailgun

Ghost is a free and open source blogging platform written in JavaScript and distributed under the MIT License, designed to simplify the process of online publishing for individual bloggers as well as online publications.

AWS Lightsail

Amazon’s lightsail is a low cost VPS (Virtual Private Servers) with plans starting as low as $3.50 USD per month. A virtual private server (VPS) is a virtual machine sold as a service by an Internet hosting service.

My Home Assistant Setup

Open source home automation that puts local control and privacy first. Powered by a worldwide community of tinkerers and DIY enthusiasts. Perfect to run on a Raspberry Pi or a local server.