Monday, 19 September 2011

传说中的蒙圣米歇尔 | Mont Saint-Michel

Mont Saint-Michel at night

 Picture taken from the hotel

Interesting stone wall decorated with green leaves of vines.

Morning dew drops on grass.

Yellow flowers on the roadside.

Grapes, plums or...?

 You can see sheep eating grass by the structure.

Low tide view in the morning.

The best time of day to visit is at 7-8 am in the morning before the tour buses arrived .

Here is the entrance..

The Gothic interior design was built to hold up the cloister.

The frieze tells the story of the archangel Michel touching the head of the bishop, burning a mark into his forehead.

Distinctive character of gothic stained-glass windows in the abbey

My travel buddy - Tina

This is a real quicksand that surround the building..

Picture of Saint Michael

地点:蒙圣米歇尔,法国 |  Mont Saint-Michel, FR.

Sunday, 11 September 2011

库肯霍夫花園的秘密 | Keukenhof Gardens

     我是个不太会欣赏花的人,也不会刻意去某个地方看花,但是一踏进库肯霍夫花園的大门,就像坠入鬱金香的海洋,数百万朵七彩花卉缤纷绽放。我的心也跟着暖了,不知不觉地陶醉于花香四溢中。 ...


      The tulips garden is so amazing! Imaging that you are swimming in the endless ocean of tulips while enjoying the view of windmills against the blue sky.

Keukenhof Gardens: Blooming Tulip Fields

Dutch Windmill

Tulip gardens and Windmill

 Pink tulip






地点:库肯霍夫花園,利瑟, 荷兰 |  Keukenhof , Lisse, The Netherlands.

Monday, 5 September 2011

阿拉斯加的天空 | Alaskan Sky


 2:28 PM:  消失的地平线-  眼看着灰色的云,

At 2:28 pm, the grey clouds slowly covers the entire horizon.

At 11:36 pm yet still very bright

Alaska's Cook Inlet and Mt. Redoubt


Alaska's Cook Inlet and Mt. Redoubt

At 12:15 am, it starts to get dark..

Twilight, moon and shaded silhouette trees!

Beautiful shaded silhouette trees

This is the motel we stayed at  Clam Gulch. 

Good night!


Picture with my travel buddies: CY and Abel


地点: 花蛤峡谷   |  Location @ Clam gulch, Alaska.


Saturday, 3 September 2011

蒜蓉辣椒酱炒饭 | Red Chili Garlic Fried Rice

Red chili garlic fried rice garnished with roasted cashew nuts.

Roasted cashew nuts.

Ingredients: 2 cups of cooked Basmati rice, 1 cup of shredded lettuce, 1 large Onion-chopped, 2 tbsp red chili-garlic paste, 2 tbsp dark soy sauce & 1 tbsp rice vinegar. 

Instructions: In the saucepan heat a small amount of olive oil until almost smoking. Saute the chopped onion until they turn light brown. Add the red chili garlic paste and saute about 30 sec. Add the cooked rice and stir fry for 1 min. Add  dark soy sauce and rice vinegar, and stir fry for 1 more min. Serve with shredded lettuces and roasted cashew nuts. 

简单食谱: 1. 把适量的油倒入锅里烧热,接着就可以放入少许切片洋葱进去炒,将蒜蓉爆香。2. 然后依个人喜好加入适量的蒜蓉辣椒酱在油里面炒30秒。 3. 继续再来就加隔夜的印度香米饭 (任何隔夜饭也行),加进少许黑酱油,米醋,再炒1分钟。4. 最后就把炒饭盛在碟子里,在加入切丝生菜和腰果就可上桌。


简单有机沙拉  |  Organic Salad

Organic Tomato.
Wash the tomatoes and cut them in pieces.

In a salad bowl, combine the tomatoes and lettuce. Pour a teaspoon of olive oil over salad, toss well and serve.