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Chiang Mai’s Famous Lantern Festival “Yi Peng/Loy Krathong”

The Yi Peng festival was the reason why I was so unorganized for my last trip. I wanted to start my adventure in December 2014, but one of the amazing pictures of the lantern festival crossed my way and I booked my flight 4 weeks earlier. 594 more words


Lunar New Year 2015, Part 3 | Close enough

It is well established on this blog that I have a tendency to get in as close as possible to the subjects I frame through my camera.  671 more words


Mysteries of the Orient...

Dear my lovely readers,

I apologise. It has been far too long, I know. I have little cause for my not having written, other than the fact that moving half way across the world turned out to be slightly more of a hassle than I had originally thought. 453 more words


Luodong and the Lantern Festival

One the north shore of Taiwan is a city called Yilan. Next door to that is a smaller city called Luodong. This is where I had my first domestic travel adventure of the new semester. 649 more words

Fulbright: Taichung, Taiwan

#13 Taipei, Taiwan.

In this past month, I feel like I’ve been here, there and everywhere. So much so that one of my close friends asked me the other day, “which country are you in today?” Yes, this was immensely entertaining and I’m fully aware that it seems I’m doing next to no work, just freely galavanting around Asia whenever I feel like it. 1,345 more words

Study Abroad

The Itsuwa Lantern Festival

Over the course of the two years I’ve been here, I’ve set out proudly with others to see the local Lantern Festival in Itsuwa both years. 205 more words