Photo of the Day: Dahu Park in the Neihu District of Taipei, Taiwan
Archive for 'Asia'
Photo of the Day: Mediterranean Harbor inside Tokyo DisneySea at the Tokyo Disney Resort
Photo of the Golden Garuda detail at the Grand Palace’s Wat Phra Kaew temple in Bangkok, Thailand
Photos from the 2012 Annular Solar Eclipse in Taipei, Taiwan on May 21st.
Photo of Mount Fuji while flying from Tokyo to Taipei
Photo of the weeping cherry blossom, shidarezakura, at Maruyama Park in Kyoto, Japan.
Photo of local Taiwanese bagpipe player during 2010 Taipei Whisky Live convention in honor of World Whisky Day on March 27, 2012
Photo of Mickey and Minnie as Easter Eggs at the 2011 Tokyo Disneyland Easter Wonderland event.
Torii gate at Itsukushima Shrine in Miyajima, Japan
Hard to believe that a year ago, Japan was forever changed after the devastating 9.0 earthquake and tsunami that literally leveled a portion of the island nation. We should all take some time to remember these events, and their continuing impact on Japan and its people.
Last March, we spent a couple days at one of Saigon’s newest luxury hotels, located right in the heart of District 1 and most of the important tourist attractions. The InterContinental Asiana Saigon Residences had opened shortly before our arrival and surprisingly we found a much better rate than many of the older, lower rated hotels.
Every year, Taiwan celebrates the Dragon Boat Holiday, and part of the annual celebration includes dragon boat races that draw crowds from all around the island and beyond. This photo was from one of the races in Taipei that was really close between three of the four teams.