Tag Archive: Travel

Who Saves One Life, Saves the World

This is what hope looks like. And bravery. And love. Schindler’s factory is at the very heart of humanity. After the 1993 film, Schindler’s List, I probably can’t reveal a lot about Oskar Schindler… Continue reading

The Last Lao-Lao Party

We pedalled our bicycles over Don Det’s hard-pressed dirt roads, the river always in view. One day we rode over the old railway bridge connecting to Don Khon to see some waterfalls. Another time, we pedalled… Continue reading

Dalliances

  There is something about the air today, pleasantly cool, fresh, smelling of green, that reminds me of the time I spent in Dali, China. Or maybe it is the Chinese cookbook that… Continue reading

Ozymandias

I met a traveller from an antique land, Who said—“Two vast and trunkless legs of stone Stand in the desert. . . . Near them, on the sand, Half sunk a shattered visage… Continue reading

We’re All Mad Here

“I wonder if I’ve been changed in the night? Let me think: was I the same when I got up this morning? I almost think I can remember feeling a little different. But… Continue reading

Views of the Alhambra

Who ever made thy moon-lit balconies, thy gardens of myrtles and roses, of oranges, citrons, and pomegranates, respond to more tender serenades? –Washington Irving, Tales of the Alhambra The hostel in Granada was full,… Continue reading