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Rishiray

Rishi Sankar is a Cloud HRMS Project Manager/ Solution Architect. Over the past 15+ years, he has managed to combine his overwhelming wanderlust with a desire to stay employed, resulting in continuing stints with 3 major consulting firms (IBM, Deloitte, Accenture). He documents his adventures around the world on "Ah Trini Travelogue" with pictures and stories from the road/tuk-tuk/camel/rickshaw. You can follow him on Twitter at @rishiray and on Facebook at "Ah Trini Travelogue . He doesn't like Chicken Curry but loves Curry Chicken and is always trying to find the perfect Trinidadian roti on the road. He also doesn't like cheese and kittens ... and definitely not together. E-mail from his blog is appreciated like a 35 yr old Balvenie at [email protected]

December, 2006

  • 26 December

    Making ah fish broff fresh…

    One of the best things we have in Trinidad, is the “fish broff” or fish broth. Trinis consider soup to be a main dish, no dish comes after or before, it goes with the whole “one pot” theory. Being served at home is a lot different from being served at a restaurant, in fact I have never had fish broth …

June, 2006

  • 18 June

    Passing through Brussels

    http://rishiray.smugmug.com/gallery/2395485_QuZkk#125536045_vngyS

  • 18 June

    Brussels… the Joys of Beer and Random Parades!!

    Got into Brussels from Berlin early in the morning and of course the first thing really was to find a hotel that was in my price range. I didn’t have much stuff with me, having just packed a night bag from leaving Gary alone in Frankfurt. He was frightfully sick then… so he really wasn’t for any side trips, but …

  • 16 June

    Getting lost in Milan

    http://rishiray.smugmug.com/gallery/2397610_ZZTDh#125634288_ELCGf

  • 10 June

    FIFA World Cup 2006 : Germany : Day 4

    End of day 3 -  and start of day 4 – pre dortmund!! Well the first match come and gone—- well all the squad meet up…. it was ttcom and mrs ttcom, slade, gary , nygill, friday, bago soldier and myself. Ah was supposed to meet up licks, but he was MIA… well boy we represented well with huge flag …

  • 8 June

    FIFA World Cup 2006 : Germany : Day 3 : Frankfurt

    Day 3— Yesterday I spent all day in Zurich and no one here cares about that… so I will skip that and move to today!! Got up this morning and Slade and I decided to go the FIFA fan area by the Frankfurt Waterfront!! It is brilliant.. this HUGE 50 ft screen floating in the water.. and thousands of people …

  • 8 June

    FIFA World Cup 2006 : Germany : Day 2 : Another note

    People here have been soooo friendly… it is really amazing.. when we ask people stuff in our english… thez dont understand words like washroom and lavatory but they know toilet…. in the cyber cafe.. the guy only knew one word in the ‘may i use your washroom-lavatory-toilet#.. but proceed to guide me through a labrynth to get me to a …

  • 8 June

    FIFA World Cup 2006 : Germany : Day 2

    We once I left the hotel, me and Slade decide to play hardcore tourist.. especially seeing that I am professional tourist and thing. Frankfurt is a city like Montreal, very North American, but obviously with a more european feel. Slade and I finally saw the T-UNIT .. if ah only had a card reader on me.. this shoes is the …

  • 7 June

    FIFA World Cup 2006 : Germany : Just Getting in : Day 1

    Hey fellas…. well Slade, Jumbie and I met up in the airport in toronto.. there were a lot of non board trinis going… i even saw some people who i knew … but never publicised that they were going. Well Slade and I right downtown Frankfurt….about a 8 min cab ride away from each other…. I am right off the …

  • 6 June

    Moping around in Zurich

    So after losing my camera in the post Germany v Poland match festivities, I decided to head off to Zurich on the train. My handy rail ticket definitely helped out here. German Rail just impresses me every single time I travel on it. At the Zurich train station