Thaipusam, Photo Essay, Jamie Chan, Singapore, Festival, Washing, No Foreign Lands, Travel, Blogger

Thaipusam 2013

Thaipusam happens on the full moon in the Tamil month of Thai. On this day, thousands of Hindu Devotees honors Murugan, the son of Shiva and Parvati. It is believed that on this day, Parvati presented a spear to Murugan to vanquish an evil demon and combat its […]

Weekly Photo Challenge: Love

Love intrigues me. The fact that you ‘fall in love’ with someone and spend the rest of your life with that one person sounds daunting and dreadful to me. Then again, I was so fascinated by the idea of ‘Love’ that I explored and did a photo essay […]

Taman Sari, Jogja, Indonesia, Temple, Jamie Chan, No Foreign Lands, Travel Blogger

Jogja -Taman Sari

500  meters south of the Kraton ( A museum of Javanese culture and where the king of Jogja lives) lies the Taman Sari or the Water Castle. The Taman Sari was built for the Sultan’s wives by a Portuguese architect. They would bathe in the fountain and enjoy the beauty of the water […]

Tile Maker, Indonesia, Jogja, Jamie Chan, Travel Blogger, Work

The roof over your head

Hey everyone! I am so sorry I have not been blogging as much>.< I was really overwhelmed with work and life in general the moment the new year began. I promised that my new website will be up soon and am so excited about it. Unfortunately due to certain […]

Jamie Chan, Kathmandu Inside Out, No Foreign Lands, Travel Blogger

Weekly Photo Challenge: My 2012 in Pictures

2012 has been, in no particular order…   Graduating from school; traveling; shooting; getting lost; finding beauty; living the dream; losing innocence; breaking rules; finding myself; working my butt off; new job with an actual boss; telling stories; tea time; falling in love with a 600USD bag; buying […]

Singapore, Chair, Trees, Jamie Chan, No Foreign Lands

Very Inspiring Blogger Award

I am extremely very fortunate to be nominated for the Very Inspiring Blogger Award by Maxim Sense! Thank you so much for the nomination and I am glad my works inspired you in a small way. Its nearing the end of the year and I have a really long blog post coming […]