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Google Translate Can Now Be Used Offline!

Google TranslateGoogle Translate has been a very useful site but I haven’t had many chances to use it while traveling.

There was one time that I could recall when I needed to communicate at a hotel in Konya, Turkey where Google Translate came in handy. I went behind the reception desk and typed back and forth on the site. Not the easiest way to have a conversation but it worked!

I came across an article from the New York Times which reports some potentially useful updates to the Google Translate app which could help travelers. Continue reading Google Translate Can Now Be Used Offline!

Ridiculous Street Signs #9- Beware of Snatch Thief- Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

While walking back to our hotel after dinner one night in Kuala Lumpur, Kim spotted this really great sign. I was really tired and not paying much attention. Good thing Kim was on the lookout!

When Kim pointed out the sign, it more or less woke me up. I stopped for a couple of minutes to take some photos and had a good laugh about it. I’d guess that most of us would get the point of the sign based on the awesome graphic. Continue reading Ridiculous Street Signs #9- Beware of Snatch Thief- Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia