Posts tagged China

Happy Chinese New Year!

新年快乐!Xīn Nián Kuài Lè! Happy Chinese New Year! Happy Lunar New Year! Welcome to the Year of the Wooden Horse or the Year of the Green Horse. Why a wooden or green horse? The Horse is one of twelve animals representing a twelve-year cycle in the Chinese lunar calendar. Combined with the five elements in the Chinese Zodiac, Metal, Water, Wood, [...]

World Adventurers YouTube Channel

World Adventurers YouTube Channel
Did you know that World Adventurers has a YouTube Channel with travel video clips from all around the world? It’s true! The World Adventurers YouTube Channel features a growing list of clips featuring travel destinations and more. Now that I have an iMac that makes video editing easy, I plan to post more travel clips. Every 1-2 weeks I will u [...]

Eurasia: Getting Up in Europe

This is the tenth installment of a story about my travels in 1994 as a college student. The six-month journey took me to 20 countries in Europe and Asia. This happened on my first full day in Graz, Austria. Thursday, March 3, 1994 I woke up in the morning to the sound of cooking and the smell of breakfast. Wiping the sleep from my eyes and pe [...]