A frozen Josephine Shaw Lowell Memorial Fountain in New York City’s Bryant Park. Photo Credit: Alice Wu.
Anybody who has ever observed a lotus flower emerging from a murky pond cannot fail to see the beauty of this exquisite plant. The flower always looks so clean and pure against the background of the dirty pond. Because of this the lotus flower has come to be […]
Looking to add cucumbers to your garden? These easy tips and guidelines could have you knee-deep in cucumbers in as little as 2 months. Growing cucumbers is among the most popular activities in backyard vegetable gardens across the country. In fact, almost half of the nation’s home vegetable growers – […]
It’s always great to see the beauties of nature! Photographer: Peter Zhao, with Nikon Df DSLR, 24-70mm lens, at ISO-200, EV-0.5, F5-6.3. Location: Kissena Park, Queens, New York.
In addition to the smashing aces and grueling baseline duels, tennis fans will enjoy local restaurants, hotels, and cultural venues during this year’s U.S. Open. For the sixth year in a row, the USTA has donated an informational tourism kiosk to the Queens Tourism Council and the Queens Chamber of […]
Text/ Wesley Sin Photo/ Wesley Sin, Hotel PR What’s New in Tokyo? As a travel guide writer, Tokyo is one of my favorite cities in the world. Every time when I visit Tokyo, there’s always something different that catches my attention. The completion of new attractions and commercial projects helps […]
Anyone who has ridden a roller coaster at least once knows the expression “to have your heart in your mouth.” However, it’s unlikely this entertainment can be compared with highways built at an altitude of several kilometers over an abyss, in a lonely desert, above the water, or even below […]
Something for a hot day? Let’s learn from Gabi, the founder of Cooking Without Limits. Click on each tile to read the recipe! Sugar free raw vegan ice cream Turmeric milk Raw vegan cheesecake Spicy vegetarian sandwich with beetroot burger Vegetarian cauliflower pizza crust Cold cream- red lentils soup with […]
Walter Fisher, a professional poker player, recently lost an astonishing 70 pounds when his friends bet him $1 million that he could not get down to 10 percent body fat in six months. Fisher, 36, took the challenge seriously and dropped from 245 pounds to 175. Turns out Fisher had […]
With heat waves around the world, it’s no surprise that the hottest recorded day in world history was in July. As the old Chinese saying goes xin jing zi ran liang, which means you can keep cool despite the heat so long as you compose your mind and stay calm. […]