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Plantation Bay Resort and Spa

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Boasting one of the world's largest privately-owned lagoon yet offering colonial-style rooms on landscaped grounds

Van Mieu

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Temple of Literature ( (Vietnamese: Văn Miếu) in Hanoi, northern Vietnam

YinShan Temple

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All photos taken by cell phone, on 3/24/2012


It is the only well-preserved DinGuan buddhist temple (定光佛寺) in Taiwan

Let's Go Diving

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I was being forced to dive, my maiden dive, in order to get this underwater shoot done in 2004... I am also having a hard time swimming in any body of water so far

Stir Frying

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Stir frying is a pair of Chinese cooking techniques for preparing food in a wok: chǎo (炒) and bào (爆). The term stir-fry was introduced into the English language by Buwei Yang Chao, in her book How to Cook and Eat in Chinese, to describe the chǎo technique

Dining on White Sand Beach

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Vegan Regimen

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These recipes are high in fiber, vitamins, minerals, phyto-nutrients, and anti-oxidants

Healing Sanctuary

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Sulu Barnhouse Style Villa

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These rustic bungalows are modeled after the traditional rice barns of the southern Philippines and the Malay archipelago

Tropical Fashion Style Villa

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Luxurious Tropical Style Villa

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Matsu Islands

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Matsu (Mazu) islands

A minor archipelago of 19 islands and islets in the Taiwan Strait administered as Lienchiang County (連江縣; Lièng-gŏng-gâing) under Fujian Province of the Republic of China (Taiwan)

Bibimbap and Samgyetang

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Bibimbap and Samgyetang are all good examples of tasty mid-day meals in Korea

Where Science and Wellness Meet

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Luxury treat at fancy hotels

B&W Beauty

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Lying on the powder-white sand and overhead the blue sky hung like a dream

Discover Fulda 1/5

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Fulda, Central Germany

Discover Fulda 2/5

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Fulda, Central Germany

Discover Fulda 3/5

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Fulda, Central Germany

Discover Fulda 4/5

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Fulda, Central Germany

Discover Fulda 5/5

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Fulda, Central Germany

San Agustin Church

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San Agustin Church, originally known as "inglesia de San Pablo", is a Roman Catholic church under the auspices of The Order of St. Augustine, located inside the historic walled city of Intramuros in Manila

Childlike Fun in a Fairground

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Model, a famous TV personality, posed at the Mall of Asia in Manila, Philippines for my upcoming glamor international travel book

Vietnamese Lady Figurine

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On location in Củ Chi, Vietnam

Modern French Colonial Interior

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Hanoi, Vietnam

Busan (Pusan) Downtown 1/3

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Busan (Pusan) Downtown 2/3

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Busan (Pusan) Downtown 3/3

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Buddha Spa

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Seasoned Traveler

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The Taiwan's annual awardee TV host, Brian Zou, for travel program

Prana Medi Spa for Men

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Poggenpohl Küche Asia Debut

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Hey guys, have you ever felt a powerful desire for a full set of kitchen of your own?
Well, I happen to have a fascinating eye-opener for you to read on

Quintessential Kitchens

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What makes it a crème de la crème of the kitchen to you?

Auld Lang Syne

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Bronica GS-1 is my sleek and elegant Medium Format of choice
Photo by cellphone, 1/31/2012



Hauled as good as forty pounds' robust portmanteau in my right hand with a forty-pounds blue-chip camera backpack strapped on my back...

Sapa Downtown

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Sa Pa (commonly spelled Sapa in English) is a frontier town and capital of Sapa District in the Lao Cai province in northwest Vietnam. It is one of the main market towns in the area, where several ethnic minority groups such as Hmong, Dao (Yao), Giay, Pho Lu, and Tay live

Sapa Residence

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Sapa Valley

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Dine in Sapa Town

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Vietnamese "Hot pot" (fondue, called lẩu) feast

Hanau 1/4

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During World War II, Hanau was for the most part destroyed by British airstrikes in March 1945 a few days before it was taken by the US Army. It housed a large US Army garrison until 2008

Hanau 2/4

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Hanau is the 6th largest town in Hesse. Having recently lost its status as administrative centre of the Main-Kinzig-Kreis (Main-Kinzig district) to Gelnhausen, proposals have been made, that Hanau should form its own administrative district

Hanau 3/4

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More than 20% of the inhabitants in Hanau are foreign nationals, mostly Turkish workers

Nikon D800/800E Come True

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Time to say good-bye to Medium Format by now?
Photo by cell phone



Nikon raises the bar again leaping across the threshold from 24.5MP to whooping 36.3MP!


Hanau 4/4

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Hanau is a town in the Main-Kinzig-Kreis, in Hesse, Germany. It is located 25 km east of Frankfurt am Main. Its station is a major railway junction

Phuket 1/5

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Phuket, Thailand


The pro laboratory had made a botch of the whole batch of the slide scan of Phuket. It is no way even coming close to my Nikon ED series scanner at home studio. It was one of the two best color labs I could deploy in Taiwan that time. I had done my best but
I must apologize for disturbing your viewing pleasure like this.

Phuket 2/5

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Phuket, Thailand

Phuket 3/5

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Phuket, Thailand

Phuket 4/5

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Phuket, Thailand

Phuket 5/5

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Phuket, Thailand