Weekly Photo Challenge – Edge (Koh Samui)

Koh Samui

I am continuing with last week’s Weekly Photo Challenge theme – Edge. These pictures are taken at Koh Samui, an island off the east coast of the Kra Isthmus, Thailand.  Koh Samui is Thailand’s second largest island after Phuket. We were there for a short holiday break by the beach. Relaxing by the seafront, enjoying the

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Shalom! Qumran, Dead Sea Scroll

Qumran

Shalom! Continuing our journey in Israel, if you missed my earlier posts, check out  Shalom! Israel We left Galilee and started our journey to the Dead Sea.  Our first stop at Dead Sea was to Qumran National Park.  Qumran is located west of the Kaliah-Sedom road on the north-western shore of the Dead Sea.  It

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Edge (Grand Canyon)

Grand Canyon

As there isn’t a new theme for this week’s photo challenge, I am continuing with last week’s theme – Edge. These pictures are taken at Grand Canyon.  I was at Las Vegas for a conference and spent a morning at Grand Canyon.  The view was awesome. My colleagues kept reminding me not to stand too near

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Shalom! En Gedi

Israel En Gedi

Shalom! Continuing our journey in Israel, if you missed my earlier posts, check out  Shalom! Israel After Qumran, our next stop was to En Gedi Nature Reserve, located on the eastern edge of the Judean Desert, on the shore of the Dead Sea, the lowest place on earth, approximately 400 metres below sea level. Two

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Edge (Masada)

Masada

This week’s photo challenge is Edge. These pictures were taken at Masada.  Masada is located on the eastern fringe of the Judean Desert near the shore of the the Dead Sea.  Masada was inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List in 2001. The last bastion of Jewish freedom fighters fought against the Romans at Masada.

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Edge (Singapore)

Singapore

This week’s photo challenge is Edge. This picture was taken using my iPhone during one of my morning walk along the Singapore River. I could not tell how many trees there are nor how old they are, but I am sure they are very old trees and existed before the building behind them was built.

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Mid-Autumn Festival 2016

Mid Autumn Festival Celebration

Mid-Autumn Festival 中秋节 falls on the 15th day of the 8th month of the Lunar Calendar and this year it falls on the September 15th.  It is the second grandest festival after the Spring Festival in China.  People in China, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan enjoy a day off. The 15th Day of the 8th

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