Category Archives: Food & Cuisine

#Majorca: a Special #Birthday Treat on a Magical Spanish Island

The rays of the sun, the sound of the sea, the long stretch of green palms and white plane trees, the glimmer of the fabulous yachts, all formed a pretty picture of a tropical paradise on earth. I laid down … 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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2014 – The Galloping #Horse Chases Away Creepy Snake #新春愉快 #马年幸运

Last year at this time, I was in China, busy jetting from Hong Kong to Guangzhou, Nanjing, Qingdao and finally reaching Chengdu, my destination for celebrating Chinese New Year (CNY). It had been a long time coming, joining my extended … Continue reading

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Festive Foods (2): from #Bulgaria, #Mexico, #Ukraine, #Cuba, #Lebanon & #Spain

Following Festive Foods: What to Cook for Christmas & New Year, which I shared on LinkedIn, I have had wonderful responses from several talented professional interpreters and translators, who, as you can see below, are also incredible cultural advocates and … Continue reading

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