Showing posts from September, 2015

River of Exploding Durians @ Jaffna International Cinema Festival 2015

[Photo] My cousin's wedding and tea ceremony.

[Photo] Old magnificent tree near Kadurugoda Temple

[Photo] Waiting for sunset

[Photo] The Old Man and the Sea

[Photo] View from the top of the historical Isurumuniya Temple in Anuradhapura.

[Photo] Somewhere in Sri Lanka.

[Photo] The Jetavanaramaya, built around 300AD, is the largest stupa in the world.

[Photo] Hanging out at Iranawila beach

[Photo] Ancient stupas of Kadurugoda Temple, supposedly the tombs of monks who once lived here centuries ago

[Photo] Lord Buddha outside Naga Viharaya, the only temple in Jaffna town

[Photo] Looking at the Jaffna Fort from afar.

[Photo] Jaffna Clock Tower. Built in 1875.

The journey to the Jaffna International Cinema Festival in Sri Lanka

[Photo] Buddhist statues in Gangaramaya Temple

[Photo] Arrived at the YWCA International Guest House Colombo. Building's been around for 200 years!

[Photo] Goodbye Nagoya and Japan.

[Photo] This is the Nagoya City Art Museum

[Photo] Sun setting over the Flower Clock (Okazaki Park)

[Photo] Elderly couple walking down Kinka Mountain

The very unique World Children's Art Museum in Okazaki おかざき世界子ども美術博物館

[Photo] Observing the cosplayers on the bridge

[Photo] These stone lanterns at Takisan were donated by the famed Tokugawa family

[Photo] Old man cycling past the river in Okazaki

[Photo] Takisan Toshogu Shrine is one of the top 3 Toshogu Shrines in Japan

[Photo] Faraway train passing by in Okazaki

[Photo] Cosplayers taking photos on a bridge

[Photo] Okazaki Castle

[Photo] Panorama photos of Gifu, Nagoya and Nagoya Castle.

[Photo] Viewing boats preparing for the 1300-year-old tradition Ukai (cormorant fishing)

[Photo] View from the top of Gifu Castle

[Photo] Climbing up to Gifu Castle

[Photo] Gifu Daibutsu (Big Buddha), one of the major 3 Big Buddha statues in Japan

[Photo] Entering Gifu Park

[Photo] Nagoya TV Tower, the oldest TV tower in Japan

[Photo] Nagoya City Science Museum

[Photo] Peaceful statues

[Photo] Little girl cycles past Godzilla and the Nagoya Golden Dolphin

[Photo] An exhibition of local dolls and toys

[Photo] Woman cycling past Gojo Bridge on a lovely afternoon

[Photo] Women in kimono taking photo of Nagoya Castle samurai greeter

[Photo] Kato Kiyomasa, the samurai who supervised the Nagoya Castle stone walls construction

[Photo] Scenery from the top of Nagoya Castle

[Photo] Nagoya Castle and its old cornerstones

[Photo] Nagoya Castle

[Photo] Joey's birthday mini-concert

[Video] Joey shows her dancing skills at her birthday mini concert with Ruby