Category Archives: dance

The Tourist

Recently, Guizhou has been heavily promoted in Chinese media. Of course, that was also how I came across these beautiful places and decided to spend this year’s Mid-Autumn break here. The 1,000 households Miao Village is much more commercialized than … Continue reading

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Kiryoku

Today is the first day of the second half of 2012. How was your first half? Doesn’t matter, really, for the days ahead are what we need to make the most for. May all of us have the “kiryoku” to … Continue reading

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Let’s dance

Spring’s here! Let’s get up and dance! Today, I spent a lazy afternoon at Fuxing Park. The wind was chilly, but the sunshine extremely warm, so I brought my book (but alas! forgot my sketchbook) for some time on the … Continue reading

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Past snaps

Recently, a few Couchsurfing friends had very positive reaction to some of the photos I had taken on a trip to, in and around Chengdu (absolutely my favorite Chinese city) in September 2009. They’re photography professionals/enthusiasts, so that made the … Continue reading

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Lion dance

What are the odds that I get to see lion dance performances twice in a row. Yesterday after lunch, we saw a performance at the new mall at Changi Business Park. Today, I was lucky enough to choose to go … Continue reading

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Random Beijing

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MIDI Shanghai 2011

Let me begin with the message championed by this year’s MIDI Music Festival. PROTECT MOON BEARS, BOYCOTT BEAR BILE! Moon bears are farmed in China so that their bile can be extracted for use in Traditional Chinese Medicine. These bears … Continue reading

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