I got up early yesterday to pack and check out of my hotel so I could get to the train station for the 9:15am train to Penang. As it turns out, there either isn’t a 9:15 train, or it was full. Either way, I had to wait for the 2:19pm train, which didn’t show up [...]
In conjunction with Neil Duckett and his excellent Japan blog, I bring you, in no particular order, the Seven Wonders of Japan. Kiyomizu Temple, Kyoto Kiyomizu-dera is a Tendi Buddhist temple in Kyoto, and is one of the oldest and best known temples in an historic city filled with temples. The current building was built [...]
When I walked around Uluru, the moon was in perfection position just over the rock in the early morning light.
The facade of St. Paul’s church from street level, Macau.
I’m feeling much better now. Thank you to everyone who sent me well wishes in the comments and on Twitter. The worst of it was over in a few hours, but I spent over a day just sleeping with my entire body sore and tired. I’m back at 100% now, and oddly enough, as one [...]