Fongshan Chenghuang Temple – The City God Temple (鳳山城隍廟)

City-God-Temple-of-Fongshan-鳳山城隍廟

Taiwan is a country with very highly diversified religious belief with the two major religions being Buddhism and Daoism (or Taoism). You can find many Buddhist temples and Daoist temples in Taiwan. Some of the more famous ones include Fo Guang Shan Monastery in Kaohsiung, and Longshan Temple and Bao’An Gong in Taipei. When I visited the Fongyi Academy (鳳儀書院) ... Read More »

4 Power Napping Tips

How to take effective naps

When I lived in Canada, I never took naps. In fact, none of my friends and coworkers took naps during the day. The idea of power napping during the day just wasn’t in me. The only time I slept or took nap during the day was when I was sick. When I first moved to Taiwan, I was really curious ... Read More »

My Yosemite OSX Upgrade Nightmare

Downgrade From Yosemite to Mavericks

I’m the type of person who likes to keep their apps and operating systems up to date. I almost always update my apps as soon as an update is available. When Apple released Mountain Lion OSX and Mavericks OSX, I updated my MacBook Pro and MacBook Air as soon as the upgrades were available on App Store. Both upgrades went ... Read More »

4 Reasons I Miss Asia

Hong Kong International Airport HKG

After staying in Los Angeles for about 6 weeks, I’m ready for some more Asia. I really enjoyed the weather in Los Angeles. If I had to pick a place to live in North America, I would probably pick a city in California. I didn’t experience a single rainy day during my stay but on the day that I left, ... Read More »