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The Lashio Road
For long the centre of government for the northern Shan states, it was later taken over by British colonialism and a railway line from Mandalay completed in 1903. A market town at the crossroads betwe ...
Chaozhou to Fuzhou
600 km by bicycle, from the famous dishes of Teochew (Chaozhou) to the Hakka villages of the mountains in Yongding, to the tea farms on the slopes of Fujian's mountains, to the hope brought by Goddess ...
Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal
A 1600-km bicycle journey along the longest artificial river ever built in human history. The Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal runs from a course of 1794 km, the oldest parts dating as far back as the 5th ...
Taiwan's East Coast
500 kilometres through the mountains and along Taiwan's east coast from Taipei to Taitung.
Chugoku coast, Japan
400 km bicycle ride along the west coast of Japan through Tottori and Shimane prefectures, some of the most rural and least-touristed parts of Honshu. The name of this region in Kanji characters is th ...
Legacy of the Orient Express
In 2007 I travelled back and forth across Europe several times using modern trains that run over the same railways that the Orient Express once did.
Independence Day Fireworks in Boston, 2009-2013.
The Bay State
The New World
Landscapes from the "new world" settled by Northern European explorers along the Atlantic Coast, including the regions of New England, New France, Nova Scotia ("New Scotland"), and Newfoundland.
France's Last Vestige in North America
The islands of St. Pierre and Miquelon, located 20 kilometres off the coast of Newfoundland, Canada, are the sole remnants of France's once-vast empire in North America.
Activities & Events
Eisenhower hiking trip
Lianghui and Qingxuan
Tzu Chi Welcome Party
MIT-CSSA Basketball Tournament
CYPN Annual Party
CYPN Fruit Picking
Tzu-Ying SG farewell party
Tzu Chi Scholarship Award Ceremony
CYPN Dragon Boat Practice
Newton Taiwan Day
5th Annual MIT Sustainability Summit
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