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memories of the ’70s – Castle by David Macaulay

In the late 1970s, a picture book was given the Caldecott Honor, and created a world within walls in┬áCastle by David Macaulay. The author’s premise was to reveal how a Welsh castle was built during the late 12th century. The … Continue reading

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Beaded house

In New Orleans, beads are a regular part of any home’s decor:

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Sh Contemporary 9

I attended the Asia Pacific Contemporary Art Fair last September in Shanghai – filled with an amazing range of contemporary art, I also fell in love with the building and love the backdrop to the this lounge area at the … Continue reading

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Umbrellas

Although I was looking at the architecture of the Basilica Minore del Santo Nino, the oldest church in the Phillipines, located in Cebu City, on Cebu Island, its the colours of the umbrellas that catch my eye.

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A view from the Peak, Hong Kong

The amazing density and skyscrapers that make up Hong Kong island as seen from The Peak.

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The Grand Palace, Bangkok

One of the beautiful buildings at The Grand Palace, Bangkok

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