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The Origin of Lantern Show

Lantern show is the major folk activity of Lantern or Yuanxiao Jie, which falls on the 15th of the first month of the Chinese New Year. 132 more words

Charming China Landscape

Mini-Event Schedule for Summer Camp

Monday 11th August

Order some great food.  Sajla will be preparing this food in her kitchens and delivering to our site.  If you would like to order, please do update the relevant comment section under the same image on our Facebook page, or leave a comment here. 99 more words

Martial Arts

How 2 Craft a Simple Lantern: #3

Ellen and I have been to a “Lanternen Fest” before and made our own lantern. It was 2 years ago and Ellen had broken her elbow so we had to keep our design simple. 77 more words


How 2 Create a Simple Lantern: #2

We are in lantern mode for the Graceville-Chelmer Lantern festival. Some of Ellen’s friends are going to come as well and to give everybody some inspiration we are posting our efforts. 201 more words


Chinese Lantern Festival

Among the badly faded Chinese calligraphic inscriptions on the sandstone rocks in the Wharf Precinct of the North Head Quarantine Station is one that stands out in terms of the timing of the inscription itself.  90 more words

24 Hours In... Seoul!

While it already feels light years away, just a few short months ago I was lucky enough to spend 48 hours in one of the most enchanting cities I’ve visited to date: Seoul, South Korea*. 453 more words