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Takachiho 高千穂, of Myths and Legend

Takachiho, Miyazaki

Departing from Miyazaki City Centre, we drove for about two hours to Takachiho. Takachiho is located in the northwestern part of Miyazaki Prefecture. A place that is steeped in myth and legend and has been known since ancient times as a sacred ground where the gods descended to earth. Amano-Iwato Shrine 天岩戸神社 Upon arriving at

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Weekend Special – Otters at Pasir Ris Park

Otters in Singapore - Pasir Ris

I caught a flu bug on Sunday evening and got worse on Monday. Consulted the doctor and was given medical leave for the next day. On Wednesday, a public holiday in Singapore, I went to Pasir Ris Park for a morning walk, to get some fresh air and to sweat it out. After parking the car,

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River Hongbao 2017

river-angbao-2017

After spending the first day of Lunar New Year with my family, on the second day, together with my friend, we “explored” Singapore on foot to burn off some calories from all the bak kwa (a Chinese salty-sweet dried meat similar to jerky), pineapple tarts and love letters we had. We walked along the Singapore

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Autumn in Kyoto – Arashiyama

Togetsukyo Bridge

Day Three Morning in Kyoto – November 2016 We spent our morning at Arashiyama (嵐山), translated as Storm Mountain, located on the western outskirts of Kyoto. From our hotel at Gion, we took the Keihan Line to Tofukuji to change to the JR Line to Saga-Arashiyama Station. There are a few must see and do at Arashiyama,

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Visit to Hue, Vietnam – Part 2

Vietnam Hue Imperial City

Central Vietnam, Hue (Former Capital of Vietnam) This is Part 2 of my visit to Hue which I will be sharing on our visit to The Imperial City and our River Cruise ride on the Perfume River. For Part 1, check out Visit to Hue, Vietnam – Part 1. After lunch, we were brought back to

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