A Wonderful Couscous Lunch in Taipei Wine Bar (Photos)

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Couscous is a traditional dish made of crushed durum wheat semolina, a staple food throughout the North/Northwest African cuisines of Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Mauritania and Libya. Usually, it has been steamed light and fluffy, served with stewed lamb, beef, or chicken, as well as various vegetables like zucchinis, green peppers, potatoes, turnips, celery, onions, very popular in France and Italy, too.
Recently, Taipei heads into hot summer time with terrible…..

Feast of Art, Exhibition of Musée d’Orsay in Taipei (Photos)

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Located on the left bank of the Seine River, Musée d’Orsay is one of the classic French museums, looking into the Louvre on the right bank, as a shining pearl attracts numerous fans to enjoy its famous artworks spanning the 19th century.
Originally designed as a modern railway station in Paris, Musée d’Orsay was reconstructed as an art museum in 1986, holding mainly French art dating from 1848 to 1914, as well ….

Snow of May, the Fragrant Tung Flowers in TW (Photos)

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Every early summer in May, the wild forests of Taiwan will turn into white colour, like a layer of snow falling on the mountains. That’s Tung tree blooming splendidly, given a pretty name : the Snow of May. Clustered among the broad leaves, Tung flowers appear quite charming with five pale pink petals in dark red streaks, as well as its pleasant fragrance. The magic moment is when the breeze passes by, the flowers fall from the trees gracefully as a shower of snowflakes, and all the dropping petals on the ground …..

A New Name, a Fresh Blog Start ( Photos )

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Alas, sometimes life is full of bad surprises !

After seven years’ hard work on my blog, I got the message from the host provider that the old space had been updated, and of course it required more money for the service. OMG! Just two weeks before renewing my domain name & space! Are you kidding