Zhujiajiao, located in the suburb of Shanghai, is the best among the four preserved ancient towns in the area. An hour away from the city centre takes you to a place of more than a thousand years of history, with its old bridges around the water town. Fangsheng Bridge is one of the main attractions among the 36, spanning five arches at 70 meters length.
Zhujiajiao Ancient Town, Shanghai, China
Cagraray Amphitheater is located at the Eco-Energy Park in the island of the same name in Albay. This place can be reached by an hour of roadtrip from Legazpi. If you are already in the nearby Misibis Bay Resort, an arranged tour can be easily done.
Cagraray Amphitheater, Albay, Philippines
October 30, Tokyo: It was the start of a new day. To begin with, I took a train to the crowded Ueno station and walked towards the park to share the natural side of Tokyo with groups of families, friends, and couples hanging out around on a Sunday morning. It was the right time for me to Continue reading
October 28, Taipei: It was my last night in Taiwan. Tired from playing with cats at Houtong and wandering with the crowds of Jiufen, I went straight to the airport. I spent the night taking a nap at the departure area, while waiting for the check-in time of my Scoot Airlines flight bound for Tokyo.
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The moon gate is a traditional Chinese landscape element found in gardens. The celestial body from which it was named is important in Chinese culture, and bringing its shape to architectural elements, it symbolizes a portal in between worlds and thought to bring good luck. This is one of the moon gates found in Shanghai’s most visited garden.
Yuyuan Garden, Shanghai, China
Odaiba is an artificial island popular for its shopping and entertainment district, which lies in Tokyo Bay. The Rainbow Bridge, as seen at the back, is the line that connects the island to the rest of Tokyo. It supports a highway, a rail line and a walkway.
Odaiba, Tokyo, Japan
Jiufen is one of the most visited tourist spots outside of Taipei. It is usually a daytrip destination, which can be visited together with Keelung. To go to this area, people can ride a train from Taipei to Ruifang Station, and ride another bus bound to the old street.
Jiufen, New Taipei City, Taiwan