Suzhou Weekend

Yes, it’s the weekend for us. A little getaway to a beautiful city, with local tea and an artist’s studio as homebase (Thank you, Airbnb!).¬† Nice to to get away after a very challenging week. More on that later, perhaps. For now, I’m pretending that we actually live in this bustling canal-bordering neighbourhood, just enjoying…

North Norfolkian Getaway

I’ll write more about it soon, but here are a few moments¬†from a short bit of travel we did this weekend. We stayed in a brilliant cottage by the sea without electricity and stuffed ourselves full of fresh seafood. A trip well spent.

A Spring From the Winter that never Came

I know that it’s nearly been a year since I first set foot in England, because the daffodils are here again. Last year they were late because the winter had been so cold and harsh. This year they are early, because winter simply never arrived. One year ago next month, I set foot in England…

The Last Collected Season

  I have a habit of taking photos out the window of my room, wherever I live, to capture the passage of time and the changing of circumstances. This first began when I studied abroad for the first time in Perugia, Italia in the summer of 2007. Almost every day, I took a photo out…

Travel Without Traveling

Korea is rapidly morphing into the Korea that I arrived in, last February. The change in seasons has unexpectedly made me nostalgic. It’s strange for me to be in the same place for all four seasons… especially to watch the view out the window change with each passing month. This is travel without traveling. It’s…