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Yogyakarta 5D4N School Holiday

On summer school holiday (June 2018), we headed to Yogyakarta, a city in Indonesia known for its traditional arts and cultural heritage. There are variety of available attractions especially outside Yogyakarta city like Kidul Mountain area and the famous Borobudur temple area. 294 more words


A Sky Full of Stars

Hello everyone and welcome back!

I’m back from an amazing event this past weekend that I just have to share with you.  So to anyone who doesn’t know, every year across America (and I’m sure other places as well), there is a lantern festival.  715 more words


Lantern Festival in Chiang Mai

Loy Kratong (Lantern Festival) in Chiang Mai

The two distinct celebrations of Loy Krathong and Yi Peng coincide in November across Thailand, although the place to be for the biggest celebration is Chiang Mai. 796 more words

Chiang Mai

Knoxville lantern festival prepares to dim

Dragon Lights, the first ever Chinese lantern festival in Knoxville, comes to a close in Chilhowee Park this weekend. The festival, which began March 16, ends April 22. 161 more words

Arts And Culture

Sky Lantern Festival

To celebrate Peter’s 27th birthday, which coincides with Taiwan’s Lantern Festival, we traveled to Pingxi District in hopes of watching the lantern parade. We heard from locals that Pingxi is a must as it is the only place to legally release sky lanterns. 875 more words


Kiwi Diary #9: Christchurch

This post focuses on our 2 night visit to Christchurch, and our final South Island destination this trip!  Dates: Sat 3/10-Mon 3/12

Sat 3/10: Beautiful drive leaving Kaikoura en route to Christchurch. 1,675 more words