Month: July 2013

Taipei 101 & City Hall

Taipei 101 & City Hall

Though I've been to the Taipei 101 many times, and have gone up to the observatory more times than I… Read More

6 years ago
Peddocks Island : Boston’s Outlying Islands

Peddocks Island : Boston’s Outlying Islands

The boat tour around the wonderful outlying islands of Boston took me to three islands. I previously wrote about Georges… Read More

6 years ago
Kinmen Civil Defense Tunnel Exhibition Museum : Jincheng Town

Kinmen Civil Defense Tunnel Exhibition Museum : Jincheng Town

Protecting the civilians in Kinmen from the mainland Chinese invasion are a series of long tunnels built by the civil… Read More

6 years ago
Monkey Mountain : Hong Kong

Monkey Mountain : Hong Kong

On the way to see the gorgeous Yuen Yuen Institute and Western Monastery in Tseun Wan, we made a stop… Read More

6 years ago
Yuen Yuen Institute & Western Monastery : Tseun Wan – Hong Kong

Yuen Yuen Institute & Western Monastery : Tseun Wan – Hong Kong

A few weeks after returning from a visitor scholar attachment to Florida State University, the professor I was working with… Read More

6 years ago
Bishan & Yangzhaidong – Jinsha Township : Kinmen island

Bishan & Yangzhaidong – Jinsha Township : Kinmen island

Want to see more Fujianese style houses in the Taiwanese Kinmen Island? You got it. This is from the eastern… Read More

6 years ago
Charles Deering Estate at Cutler : Miami

Charles Deering Estate at Cutler : Miami

Charles Deering, a successful businessman, discovered Miami as a winter destination long before most of the other  Americans did. Back… Read More

6 years ago
City God Birthday Festival : Jinsha Shaobei – Kinmen Island

City God Birthday Festival : Jinsha Shaobei – Kinmen Island

Sometimes travel is mostly about luck, and on my recent trip to Kinmen luck was definitely on my side. As… Read More

6 years ago
Ancient Spanish Monastery : Miami

Ancient Spanish Monastery : Miami

Though European history in the United States doesn't go back beyond 15th century, Miami features a surprise - an ancient… Read More

6 years ago
Zhongzheng Park & Tai Lake : Kinmen Island

Zhongzheng Park & Tai Lake : Kinmen Island

Riding around Kinmen Island on a motorcycle one gloomy afternoon I followed a recommendation to visit a nearby Lake Tai… Read More

6 years ago
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