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Austin Dragon Boat Festival and Races | April 26

Enjoy friendly, competitive dragon boat races at the 16th Annual Austin Dragon Boat Festival and Races. In addition to the races, this family-friendly, multi-cultural event offers different cultural music and dance performances, martial arts demonstrations, Taiko Drums and Lion Dance. 46 more words


World Tai Chi & Qigong Day | April 26

The public is invited to join Tai Chi schools from across Central Texas for World Tai Chi & Qigong Day at the Asian American Resource Center… 41 more words



I went to the Northbridge Chinese Restaurant in Perth, Australia this morning for breakfast after my mum was craving yum cha.

It had been a long time since I’ve had a proper Asian meal where you order several dishes and share it with the whole table. 429 more words


Ha Long Bay, Vietnam

Ha Long Bay, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, has over a thousand limestone islands that rise steeply from the ocean and are topped with jungle vegetation. 24 more words


Happy Easter!

The Guardian had this image of a diver at the South East Asia Aquarium on Sentosa in Singapore, and I couldn’t resist sharing. It’s fun, wacky, and something I’d love to see in person…or you know…do in person. 14 more words

The Great Wall of China

Here’s a shot of that one time I climbed to the top of a section of the Great Wall of China and became a man. Nevermind┬áthe fact that I am a woman, but a┬áChinese proverb claims that… 143 more words