Punakha, Bhutan (Punakha Dzong)

With the surrounding mountains, the fast flowing river and the perfect blue sky, the view of Punakha Dzong from afar is arguably the closest to a post-card perfect image that Bhutan has to offer. Strategically located at the confluence of the Pho Chu River (Father River) and Mo Chu River (Mother River), it can be […]

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Tokyo Koenji Awaodori 2012

There are numerous summer festivals across the city but the annual Koenji Awaodori Festival has to be the most anticipated one. I, for one was looking forward to it, so I decline an office invitation to go to Hakone for a BBQ feast. A two day event (August 25-26,2012) featuring 188 groups of dancers distinguished […]

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