Category Archives: Social Media & Photography

Go #East, Go #Global

Following my “Journey to the West” trilogy, which I completed a few years ago, I started a second trilogy. Guess what? There is only one change to the title, the West becomes East, as more and more people are heading … Continue reading

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#Hygge: #Denmark Leads the Happiness League in #Europe (4)

A lot of us have heard of the buzz that’s been around for sometime: Denmark is the happiest country on earth, but how many of us know exactly why? Is it because of its great wealth or small size? What … Continue reading

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#Norway (1): #Hiking and #Kayaking in Hardanger Fjord

Wow. One word, that would describe what I saw in Norway perfectly. Here is another: AWESOME! In capital letters, to distinguish it from the overused expression by the positive yet likely to exaggerate younger Americans. Last week, John and I … Continue reading

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#Music Monday: #AmazingGrace & #Mama by #IlDivo to #ThankYou

Last Thursday on WeChat, my Brother Brad’s update suddenly caught my eye and my breath: It went something like this in Chinese: Mother fell ill all of a sudden, I’m rushing to Chengdu to keep her company. At the famous … Continue reading

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