Tag Archives: wander

bittersweet (adj.) happiness tinged with sadness or pain

autumn 2013. my first autumn in portland, oregon. i wandered the street, falling in love with this beautiful city. “look at how gorgeous the colours of the leaves are!” i exclaimed with heart-shaped eyes to my friend. to which, she said matter-of-factly, “that just means they are going to die soon. it’s their final breath […]

new york city unplugged

new york city. a city full of life and energy. there is always something to do – festivals, concerts, musicals, exhibitions, bars, restaurants, parties, boutiques, cafes, parks, people-watch… the question is: which one to choose?! those with the fear of missing out are probably living in anxiety all the time. it can be overwhelming too, being constantly bombarded with sights, […]

happily lost in valparaiso

i have no plan, no agenda, no idea what to see there, no idea how to get there. i just know valparaiso is a colourful city by the port, over an hour away from santiago. so, a subway, a bus, few walking detours, many direction pointing and an empanada later… i finally reached ascensor concepcion, the […]

wanders of montreal

wandering and capturing montreal through my (iphone) lens… up in the air // can i have a cuppa cappuccino please? up in the air // i think my first white christmas has just arrived. prismatica, an art installation in downtown montreal // love how these spinning prisms bring colours and sounds (bells) to the world of black and […]