100 Travel Stories

New destinations (Lisbon, Addis Ababa, Krabi) and travel stories highlights (Lake Baikal, Hikawa Maru, Kabukicho).

Havana, Cuba

The Best of ‘100 Travel Stories’ Three years of blogging and 100 stories! Memories of travel and adventure from hundreds of destinations. It is difficult to select the top 10 travel posts. Analytics are helpful, but subjective. A post may have better keywords than other. Or it may have been promoted. Some destinations are …

An Essay in Photography Ethics

Photo Manipulation in the Digital World Photographic and video images can reveal great truths, expose wrongdoing and neglect, inspire hope and understanding and connect people around the globe through the language of visual understanding. Photographs can also cause great harm if they are callously intrusive or are manipulated. – National Press Photographers Association’s Code of …

Bread addiction in Japan – a listing of bakeries in Kobe

Travel Quotes

Enjoy my favorite travel quotes coupled with stories I lived and photos I took during my travels. ”I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list.”

Tibet

The most thrilling experiences are when you first arrive in a new country, especially if the country is so different from yours: “The Shock of Arrival”.

Tokyo art

Travel stories of strange encounters with wandering souls. “There will always be a reason why you meet people. Either you need them to change your life or you’re the one that will change theirs.”

Beer of the World

Well known or never heard about world beers, strange tastes and crazy names, here is a selection of 12 beers I enjoyed around the world.

Khone Phapheng Falls, Laos

The News I am back in Bangkok, after days of intensive travel to Hua Hin and River Kwai in Thailand, to Pakse area and waterfalls in Laos and to Ko Lipe Island in the Andaman Sea. Busy itineraries, an injury, lack of internet connection and romance in between prevented me to post new stories …

Taipei, Taiwan

By Xue Feng Or Why I travel? First of all, let me give a big sigh. This is the fifth time I re-write the opening paragraph. I’d blame on my fever I just got as a souvenir in this not-so-cold season in Beijing. I just flew back from Seoul, a city full of crazy …