Ten Thousand Buddhas Monastery

“Good morning girls, today we’ll go for a trip! Yeah! “ “Where?” Emma asks suspiciously. “In a beautiful place, at the Ten Thousand Buddhas Monastery “. “You go see those Buddhas, I do not care” she replies. “Uuuuuhhh, nice trip to Poopooland, thank you so much” adds Nene. I would say that we are all in a positive mood, happy and energetic, full of enthusiasm, ready to face the 30 humid degrees and the long journey ahead. The Ten Thousand Buddhas Monastery (Man Fat Sze) is located in Sha Tin in the New Territories. Built in the ’50s by the monk Yuet Kai, this monastery gathers more than 13 thousand Buddha statues of different sizes, each one different from the

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Cambodia – Siem Reap

I will start with some basic tourist information, so you can get prepared without making my same mistakes. Cambodia is part of Indochina together with those states that are between Asia and China: Laos, Vietnam, Myanmar and Thailand. There are two well-defined seasons, the dry one where it never rains and the cows are very thin and the pools of the extra-luxury hotels are filled with salt water, and the rainy season where does not stop never the rain, the jungle is repopulated with animals and life resumes. In both seasons it’s fucking hot, it’s very humid and everyone sweats copiously. Your hair will be disgusting for the whole holiday. If you have curly hair like me you will look

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YOGA

I know, it’s too long I do not write. I would like to update you on my Sociological Experiment, I would like to tell you about the horrific giant cockroaches that infest my home, I would like to take a few hours off to discover the lost corners of Hong Kong, like taking the ferry, leaving the island and go to read the future from Mong Kok’s fortune tellers. Instead, I spend all my time and all my energy in Yoga. So now I’m talking about it. Have patience, the heart cannot control. First and foremost, a premise that I have a heart to do after reading the comments and the atrocities on the various social media  as a result

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Italy: Falling Stars

“In Italy there is a tradition celebrated every year on August 10th  called the “Saint Lawrence Night”. Legend has it  during this period of the month there’s a strong shooting stars activity (Perseids), and everybody during these summer nights looks up to the sky waiting to see one falling. If you are so lucky to see one star falling, you can express a desire that could be realized.”   “Today is Saint Lawrence night,” I say with a sigh looking at the sky. “Mom who is Lawrence?” “Saint Lawrence. He is a Saint, no one remembers why he is holy. We all remember him just for the falling stars.” “Mom, I do not understand what it means to be Holy, what

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