Weekly Photo Challenge: Extra, Extra
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Weekly Photo Challenge: Extra, Extra

In response to the Weekly Photo Challenge:  Extra, Extra,  here are the two pictures I chose for the entries, The first picture was taken in front of the de young Museum in San Francisco.   A  young lady was walking towards the entrance of the museum. The poster is big, but she is small. The … Continue reading

My second e-book: My South America Trip:  Torres del Paine – Pantagonian Chile
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My second e-book: My South America Trip: Torres del Paine – Pantagonian Chile

Thanks to my blogger friend Janet Williams‘ creation and posting of an e-book format, and her suggestions, and thanks to another blogger friend Clanmother‘s encouragement,  I have my second e-book ready for your view.  It is actually only a chapter.  I am not sure if I have time to work on the rest.  I hope you … Continue reading

Istanbul Attractions – Chapter 1 of my new e-book (coming soon) Exploring Turkey and Greece
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Istanbul Attractions – Chapter 1 of my new e-book (coming soon) Exploring Turkey and Greece

After reading a fellow blogger Janet Williams’ post and her subsequent explanation to me how she published her e-book When Janet Met Tilly, I would like to give it a try. I have been successful up to this stage:  converted a word document to a PDF format, and uploaded to Speaker Deck.  Here it is: … Continue reading

Happy Anniversary to my “Initiation” into the Blogging World – my 100th post on “My Notebook”, and my 259th post on my 6 Blogs
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Happy Anniversary to my “Initiation” into the Blogging World – my 100th post on “My Notebook”, and my 259th post on my 6 Blogs

Happy Anniversary! Today, there are reasons to celebrate.  It is the first anniversary of my first blog which is from “curiosita to…” As I was new to blogging, I went around to experiment on different themes.  Writing is not really my best attribute, but I love to learn new things, and love challenges.  As traveling … Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge – My 2012 in Pictures
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Weekly Photo Challenge – My 2012 in Pictures

This post is in response to the Weekly Photo Challenge: my 2012 in pictures. In 2012, I have adopted a new hobby and a new passion:  Blogging!  The slideshow below shows all the six active blogs that I created in 2012 on WordPress.  You can see the captions and a short description in each picture. In … Continue reading

The Illuminating Blogger Award – Another Year-End Award. Thank You!
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The Illuminating Blogger Award – Another Year-End Award. Thank You!

The Illuminating Blogger Award Today, I received another Year-End Award which is a pleasant surprise to me.   I would like to thank Snigdha for nominating me for the Illuminating Blogger Award.  Please check out Snigdha‘s Blog which is indeed illuminating.  Right from the start of my blogging history, I have been following Snigdha for her travel experience.  Her recent post … Continue reading