I managed to find a little time for this post after a long absence. Apparently, I totally missed out on the news that a new wetlands and accompanying sections were added to the Singapore Botanic Gardens, accompanied by convenient interconnected walkways which give visitors a close look of the new nature attractions. Continue reading
The Singapore Flyer an interesting architectural project, but not just because it is tall and large. Rather, it is interesting for the miniature tropical garden complete with a little pond planted beneath it, so that it feels like a giant man-made wonder in the middle of a green forest. A good concept! Although the garden would need to be much, much larger to deliver an impact to the visitors. A good idea to pursue for people in the future with the budget and land space to spare – a giant ferris wheel in an actual jungle or forest!
Singapore Flyer Architecture 1
Singapore Flyer Architecture 2
Osanri Choi Ja-sil Memorial Fasting Prayer Mountain, Seoul, South Korea: Osanri Choi Ja-sil Memorial Fasting Prayer Mountain is about one hour north of Seoul. It was established in 1973 to provide a secluded place of prayer and fasting. We also saw elderly Christians in prayer walk about the place. This particular stretch is named “Victory Road”. I have even seen a man on a walking stick on a prayer walk at night! Respect