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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

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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


Chiński Festiwal Lampionów - Auckland vs Hsinchu

Dwa tygodnie temu mieliśmy okazję uczestniczyć w niezwykle ważnym dla dużej części aucklandzkiej społeczności wydarzeniu – Chińskim Festiwalu Lampionów. Jest to tradycyjne zakończenie świętowania Chińskiego Nowego Roku, jednego z najważniejszych chińskich świąt.  476 more words

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Vietnam and Cambodia Trip Part One: Hoi An

Vietnam has been high on my travel list ever since I lived with several Australians in Tanzania who all raved about it. 4,442 more words


Nagasaki Shinchi Chinatown

Alongside Yokohama and Kobe, Nagasaki’s Shinchi-macho district is one of Japan’s three designated Chinatowns. It is also the country’s oldest, dating back from well before the Edo Period. 169 more words