View of Sigiriya from Pidurangala

Travelogue: Sigiriya Sri Lanka

Sri Lankan new year is in April. We went there for the celebrating it and visiting the relatives. Of course, we never miss the chance to explore XD After the relatives-visit-duty at Ganewalpola, a little city in the northern central part of Sri Lanka, we went straight to Sigiriya. The road trip was so amazing that it’s full of the old romantic and vibrant trees. Well, this romantic area was the place where my parents-in-law met. Haha. Hidden gem – Pidurangala, best view to see Sigiriya and the national reserve Once we arrived there, it’s already 3:00 pm. It was a bit too late to start sight-seeing in the Sigiriya palace. Instead, we went to a place called Pidurangala. Actually, it is an ancient Buddhist temple. It is believed that this Buddhist monastery was built in around 473-495AC. I have no knowledge of history. All I know is the Buddha statue is ...
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High Mountain Resort next to Napa Sea

Travelogue : High altitude sickness and hospital survival guide in China

After visiting the Yulong Snow Mountain, we were so damn tired. Yet, we thought we are fine. Hence, we stuck to our schedule, hired a driver and went to Shangri-la on the next day. We stopped by at the Tiger Leap Gorge for a while only. No hiking or sightseeing. Because hubby said he was not comfortable. We thought when we got on the car and rested a bit, everything would be fine. But this was not the case. Arriving at Napa Lake – Shangri-la. Once we arrived at the hotel – High Mountain Resort Shangri-la, which is located at the Napa Lake, 20 minutes drive from the city center. Hubby went to bed immediately. After several hours, he had not woken up. Touching his forehead, I knew something was obviously wrong. I called the front desk and ask for help to take us to the hospital. The Reception ...
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Yulong snow mountain and glacier

Bright side of Yulong Snow Mountain

AF-S Nikkor 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR    ISO 250    32mm     f/5    1/2000 ...
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Mahout and the elephant in Kegalle Sri Lanka

Mahout and the elephant in Kegalle

AF-S Nikkor 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR  ISO320  65mm  ƒ/4.8  1/400 Photo taken in Millennium Elephant Foundation, Kegalle, Sri Lanka. Walking with the elephant instead of riding them. Do you know that the rib cage of elephants can be broken due to carrying the heavy weight on the back? ...
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Flamingo

Flamingo

The passion ...
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Bride in Sri Lanka

Wedding Photos in Sri Lankan Way ﹒斯里蘭卡式的結婚照

Wedding is exceptionally important to Sri Lankans. Wedding photos is a vital matter for all the couples who are about to get married. People always have a rooted perception that wedding photos at Sri Lanka must be crazily cheezy. Well, after looking at the photos below, you could totally prove it ...
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