An Adventure in Bread Tasting By Xue Feng Being Addicted to Bread I wasn’t  that addicted to bread a year ago. However, after a half-year stay in Japan, my love towards bread is unstoppable. I drool in front of any bakery store and fascinate about their texture and aroma; wonder what kind of jam or cheese to, Read More

Christmas on Four Continents

“Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.” – Norman Vincent Peale It is the time for Christmas – a time for joy, celebration and reflection, a time to look back to the year that has passed and prepare for the year ahead. Looking back many, Read More

Dog enjoying the view from the car

High contrast black & white images from Thailand

Taj Mahal, Agra, India

The Border Crossing from Nepal India is a country of huge contrasts. In 2010 I visited just a small part of the country, the North-East India including Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh. The first impressions can be shocking when you pass the border from Nepal to India.  The crossing was done by walking and what, Read More

Kyoto Railway Station

Images from Hiroshi Hara’s architectural masterpiece..

Japanese aesthetics

Discover the aesthetics of Japan through these set of ancient ideals.

Nepal children

Photo essay showcasing the children of Nepal in Kathmandu, Annapurna and Chitwan.

Hiroshima

August 6, 1945 “Hiroshima had a profound effect upon me.” – Wilfred Burchett 71 years ago, on this day, the world’s first atomic bomb was dropped by a US bomber over the city of Hiroshima. 8:15 AM The time was 8:15 a.m., as recorded by this watch that remained still once the explosion reached, Read More

Navaratri cheeks piercing

Piercing ritual at the Navaratri Hindu Festival in Bangkok