Okay, so we weren’t really on a honeymoon but that line from the Beatles’ “Ballad of John and Yoko” (Finally made the plane into Paris, Honeymooning down by the Seine…) suddenly came to mind when we arrived in the City … Continued
We boarded the Victoria Jenna in Chongqing for the 4-day, 600km. cruise down the Yangtze River to Yichang. It was late in the afternoon when our taxi from the airport dropped us off the pier and we had to make … Continued
I was attending the Neocon Design Fair when I happened to pass by the end of a corridor and was surprised to see that the Chicago River was just right below the window. It was a beautiful sunny day where the only movement was by a slow-moving boat when, suddenly, two trains rumbled down the bridge coming from opposite directions. I automatically grabbed the camera and shot.
(Location: Chicago, USA)
We sailed down the Danning River, a tributary of the mighty Yangtze, as a side trip on our cruise from Chongqing to Yichang. The big boat filled with noisy tourists greatly contrasted with the stillness of the gorge and its … Continued
Straddling the mighty Colorado River at the border of Arizona and Colorado stands Hoover Dam. Built during the Great Depression in the 1930s, its construction was a massive undertaking with impressive stats: 2.2kms. high, almost half a km long, 200m … Continued