Tag Archives: architecture


Wat Chetawan’s chedi ~ Thailand


~~oOo~~ Wat Chetawan, located outside the old city, is far from being on the list of the most popular temples to visit in Chiang Mai. Hidden behind buildings down Tha Pae road, east of the famous gate, Wat Chetawan, like the neighboring Wat Bupparam and Wat Mahawan temples, was originally [...]

The Watchtower ~ China


~~oOo~~ Last year I went to visit China around the South coast. We spent a weekend together in Zhuhai, a prefecture-level city bordering Macau. Zhuhai is in the province of Guangdong, in the Pearl river delta. It is a popular touristic place for the Chinese and is often called the [...]

Rabanal del Camino Albergue ~ Spain


~~oOo~~ This sweet little albergue in ‘Rabanal del Camino’ in Spain is a very relaxing and welcoming place after the long walk on the meseta (the Spanish “desert”). What’s an albergue? An albergue is a hostel for pilgrims walking the Camino de Santiago, a pilgrimage road leading to Santiago de [...]