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Ranting and Complaints of Life in Taiwan

Turkey and Macy’s Parade

Gigantic Snoopy balloons with two others carrying the Macy's logo

What do you do when you’ve noticed that almost none of the local shops in New York are open for business on Thanksgivings? I guess this was one of those things that I failed to consider, given the fact that it’s been several years since my last full-fledge turkey dinner. That’s one of the sins expats have to risk, I guess. Continue reading


December 28, 2010 Posted by | Trips | , , | Leave a comment

Impressions of Big Apple – via iPhone

Under the Brooklyn Bridge (The only photo in this article not taken with iphone)

All my life, the impression of the US has always been those of California. The only difference is probably between the foggy-and-hippy-feel of San Francisco and the vast-and-infinite-horizon feel of Los Angeles.

Well, life is full of changes, and my perception of being American encountered another identity crisis when I touched down at JFK International Airport. Continue reading

December 28, 2010 Posted by | Trips | , , , , | Leave a comment

Anime Festival Asia 2010 in Singapore

Main Stage of AFAX

Well, as I promised before, here’s a little look into the main event of my 3 day visit to Singapore – Anime Festival Asia 2010 (also known as AFAX). Continue reading

December 2, 2010 Posted by | Animation, Comic and Game | , , , | Leave a comment