Tag Archive: temple

The Giant Buddha

The Lantau Island is home to one of the biggest Buddha in Asia. When you’re in Hong Kong, take time to come down to lantau island if not to see the grand buddha,… Continue reading

Po Lin Monastery

At the foot hills of the valley which the grand buddha faced, there is a monastery for the worshippers to come pray and find solace and answers. We were allowed to wander around… Continue reading

Lantau Buddha part 1 : The white gates

The trip up on the bus was winding and long. We were greeted by these beautiful white gates at the entrance of the temple and just on the right you can see the… Continue reading

Man Mo Miu

Man Mo Miu sounds real cute but its cantonese for Wen Wu Temple which is located along Hollywood street. It is a taoist temple and most Hong Kong-ers are Taoist. I actually really… Continue reading

Chi Lin Nunnery

I’m really excited about this post, mostly because its amazing that of all the times I’ve been in Hong Kong I’ve never known about this place. Its beyond beautiful and so serene. Chi… Continue reading

Last of my borobudur pics I promise you

Yes this is the last set. I know less is more but I can’t help it, I know photos better appreciated when it is carefully selected, but I really can’t help it. I feel its… Continue reading

Sunrise Borobudur

Hello welcome to the heavens! The sun has fully risen and cast a warm glow on Borobudur. You can see clearly now the layers of forest cover in mist, like something you’ll see… Continue reading

Dieng Hindu Temples

One of our last stops was to visit Dieng’s Hindu temples. I always thought that Indonesia was a Muslim country but until recently, my guide told me that I was mistaken. It was… Continue reading