Category Archives: Politics & History

Sights of Stunning #Slovenia – a Special Birthday Treat to Treasure (1)

“How about we go to Slovenia for your birthday this year?” John said to me, his mind seemed already made up. “That would be cool,” I replied without hesitation, a smile crept across my face, colouring my voice. It’s not … Continue reading

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Double Celebration, Twice as Happy – Chinese #LanternFestival & #Valentine

2014 arrived with a big bang, and a series of celebrations – shortly after we ushered in the Year of  Horse, here comes a double celebration – the Chinese Lantern_Festival coincides with Valentine’s Day! Interestingly, the Lantern Festival, also known … Continue reading

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An Informative, Intriguing Adventure into the Middle Kingdom – #ChinAlive by Bob Jonas

As a norm, A YA book is not amongst my chosen holiday reads, however, the title of ChinAlive grabbed my attention on GoodReads and I put it on my to read list for 2014. New year, new challenges, hence trying something … Continue reading

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“Heavenly Kingdom” #Sichuan #天府之国四川

I’m a spice girl. No, not one of those Spice Girls, one of whom married David Beckham, although I have occasionally hung out with Victoria Beckham  in my dreams :). I’m one of the original spice girls (川妹子), one of the … Continue reading

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