Month: December 2010

My 2010 : Year Summary

So what did 2010 look like? to me, this was a year of exploration and realization. To give you a…

9 years ago
Onufri National Museum & Saint Maria’s Church : Berat

Onufri National Museum & Saint Maria’s Church : Berat

Inside the walls of the Berat Castle, within the area of Saint Maria’s Sleep Church, is the Onufri Museum -…

9 years ago
Berat Castle : Albania

Berat Castle : Albania

Berat, the Albanian white city, has one major attraction which makes it a very popular among the tourists coming to…

9 years ago
Daniel Salomon : Israeli music & memories

Daniel Salomon : Israeli music & memories

Music perhaps serves as the strongest reminder that I’m still – to some extent – Israeli. If there’s something I…

9 years ago
Berati–White City : Bektashism Tekke – Shabbatai Zvi

Berati–White City : Bektashism Tekke – Shabbatai Zvi

Our explorations of the Balkan religions somehow always seemed to revolve around the topic of the exotic Bektashim religion and…

9 years ago
White City Jerusalem–Views from Mount of Olives

White City Jerusalem–Views from Mount of Olives

Somehow, Jerusalem looks a bit different from different angles, and unfortunately many Israelis – due to what I perceive as…

9 years ago
Shanghai’s Old Chinese Town

Shanghai’s Old Chinese Town

One of Shanghai’s interesting Chinese areas that’s a bit different than your usual Shanghai European colonial meets urban monstrosities, is…

9 years ago
Taiwan’s National Center for Traditional Arts – Luo Dong–Ilan

Taiwan’s National Center for Traditional Arts – Luo Dong–Ilan

Taiwan’s National Center for Traditional Arts (NCTA) set at Luodong in Yilan County is not often visited by tourists, but…

9 years ago
Lung Ha Wan Country Trail : Clear Water Bay

Lung Ha Wan Country Trail : Clear Water Bay

Heading out from the Clearwater Bay Country Park after doing the circular Clearwater Bay Tree Walk,  we proceeded to the…

9 years ago
Clearwater Bay Tree Walk & Country Park

Clearwater Bay Tree Walk & Country Park

One gorgeous weekend a few of us from HKUST set out for a short hike not too far away from…

9 years ago
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