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Making Friends with Manta Rays in the Maldives

In Maldives, Scuba Diving by Jaclynn Seah6 Comments

So the other highlight of my Maldives dive trip besides the whale sharks was being able to see the majestic manta rays up close for the first time. I’d miss them previously in Malapascua, and I have seen various types of sting rays before this, but nothing is quite like the experience of having a huge manta ray (or a whole school) just swoop by you, flapping their large wings and ‘flying’ through the water. Photos don’t quite do manta rays justice because you have to see them in action to truly appreciate them. Check out my video below on …

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The sweet sound of silence – Bose QC20 earphones Review

In Review, Travel Gear by Jaclynn SeahLeave a Comment

There’s a surprising amount of noise that you encounter in everyday life that you don’t notice until it’s taken away from you. That’s what the Bose QuietComfort® 20 Acoustic Noise Cancelling® (QC20) headphones made me realize with its awesome noise-cancelling function. I had already seen it in action when I was invited down to the launch event previously, so I was really keen to see how effective they would be on the road. The nice thing about earphones is their compact size, especially when compared to bulky headphones. These QC20s came in a convenient padded carrying pack, though they take up …