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Sayonara, Japan

I have enjoyed being an expat on a mega project surrounded by people from Japan, UK, Australia, South Africa, New Zealand, Philippines, and other places around the world.  Visiting China, Thailand, Vietnam, and Hong Kong opened my eyes to the rich, diverse … Continue reading

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Yuen Po Street Bird Garden – Hong Kong

Alternative title:  I know why the caged bird sings. Adjacent to the flower market is a bird market.  I know, I said the same thing such as really?  this many birds for sale?  And while some of them looked like … Continue reading

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Hong Kong Flower Market Road

I love flowers so when I heard that the flower market is a popular place to go for Lunar New Year, it was first on my list for Hong Kong.  There were so many amazing orchids but since I had … Continue reading

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Lantern Festival in Hong Kong

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A Room with a View of Hong Kong

I’m staying in Central and looking forward to today. Flower markets, lantern festival, and my favorite food- dim sum. It is rainy season but the forecast looks good. This weekend is the last of the celebrations for Lunar New Year. … Continue reading

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Feathers and Fawns of Miyajima

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Tonkatsu Tuesday

Tuesday evening I ventured over for some tonkatsu. Let me walk you through the process. It’s difficult for me to sit down at a katsu restaurant and not think of Winnie the Poo and his pot of honey.  This jar … Continue reading

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