Category: 2013

Mausoleum of Genghis Khan

My friends from Baotou took me for a day trip to Genghis Khan’s mausoleum That’s how we roll Weird Lunch break Lunch aftermath I’ve never seen a telescopic straw before A cute little scooter Here we are Anybody ever read this? Been practicing my Chinese. Made this girl laugh really hard My Mongolian guide I […]

Gardens of Suzhou

Suzhou is a place in the province of Jiangsu, not too far from Shanghai. It’s famous for its gardens but honestly, I didn’t find anything special about them. Shanghai Honqiao train station. Suzhou is a short train ride from here The Garden Beisi Pagoda I can read some of this stuff 🙂 View from top […]

Datong 2013

A tour of Datong ancient city wall and Huayan temple The city wall was originally built in the 1300s Top of the wall Huayan Temple These beams are some 500 years old! Underground copper room   — July 2013  

Oak Alley Plantation

A visit to NOLA wouldn’t be complete without a visit to historic Oak Alley Plantation Plantation Entrance Oak Alley was a sugar cane plantation and this is a bowl they used to make sugar Slave cabins These oaks are 300 years old! Main house Entrance Dining room. The device above the table is a fan […]

NOLA 2013

NOLA stands for New Orleans Louisiana French Quarter — The infamous Superdome NOLA streetcar Saint Louis Cathedral — The Mississippi river   — June 2013    

Mexico City 2013

Mexico City is… big Mexico City is ready for Christmas – at Zócalo Mexico Metropolitan Cathedral Inside the Cathedral Seismic activity monitoring device Museo del Templo Mayor — Somewhere around Zócalo Monument to the Niños Héroes Chapultepec Park — December 2013    

Harley Davidson factory tour

Harley Davidson factory tour in Kansas City, MO Good to know Employees who own a Harley get to park in front of the building Harleys come in all shapes and sizes Inside the building Pictures are not allowed in the plant, this is the only one they took for us Kansas CIty library parking garage […]

Auckland 2013

To cut a long story short – New Zealand is awesome and I can’t wait go back there and explore! Auckland SkyTower Shipping container shops at Karanga Plaza Harbor On a ferry to Waiheke Island Waiheke Island Waiheke Island vineyards — Back to Auckland Bicycle race   Bungy Ride in front of my hotel Crazy […]

Beachy Head in Southern England

An interesting place. Apparently it’s one of the world’s top suicide sites Beachy Head I want one!   — With friends at their London home Ecuadorian embassy in London. I came here for a chance to see Julian Assange‘s silhouette through the window but he wasn’t there, what a waste of time! 🙂   — […]