• Hat Yai: Once a Bustling and Lively City

    written by syyip22 on 2011-01-28 in #world #locations
    Hat Yai: Once a Bustling and Lively City

    Hat Yai, a city situated at the southern region of Thailand is connected to the northern states of Malaysia. More than a decade ago, this bustling and lively city used to be well-favored by tourists; with visitors and shoppers from everywhere, but things seemed to have changed through the years.

  • De iglesia en iglesia en la isla de Macao

    written by syyip22 on 2010-12-31 in #world #locations
    De iglesia en iglesia en la isla de Macao

    Me considero un librepensador en lo que a religión se refiere, pero siempre me ha obsesionado el arte arquitectónico - sobre todo las iglesias. Además, siempre me ha atraído la atmósfera santa y tranquila que se respira dentro de las iglesias. Me invade un sentimiento de tranquilidad y paz dentro de ellas, una sensación de que no hay nada que temer. Por lo tanto, cuando tengo la oportunidad de viajar a otro país, siempre incluyo la visita a sus iglesias en mis itinerarios.

  • Church-Hopping Around Macau Island

    written by syyip22 on 2010-12-07 in #world #locations
    Church-Hopping Around Macau Island

    I'm a free thinker when it comes to religion but has always been obsessed by the craftsmanship of buildings - especially churches. Besides that, I've always been attracted to the holy and tranquil atmosphere inside churches. I always feel calm and peaceful inside as if there's nothing to fear. Therefore, whenever traveling to another country, I always include visiting churches to my itinerary.

  • Travessa da Paixão - The Romantic Lane

    written by syyip22 on 2010-10-12 in #world #locations
    Travessa da Paixão - The Romantic Lane

    Travessa da Paixão is a small lane about 50 meters long which located beside one of the most popular tourist spot in Macau, The Ruins of St. Paul. This small little lane looks no different than many other lanes found in Macau island but its specialty lies in its name, Travessa da Paixão.