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新加坡如果是地獄,那就請他留在自己的天堂吧!

去新加坡看台灣──都市發展

去過不少國家及城市旅遊,但一直到最近才去了新加坡,這個與台灣如此相近卻又相去甚遠的國家,感觸相當深。而回來後又很巧地看到了這篇文章,「新加坡如果是地獄,那就請他留在自己的天堂吧!」,就趁自己感觸還清晰時,記綠一下旅遊心得吧。<p>對新加坡的第一印象,<b>「這城市的街景也太像香港了吧!」</b><p>因為同樣都是地狹人稠、地 …

成功與陌生人打開話題的8個方法

[旅行讓我知道]去你真正想去的地方,而不是景點書上必去的地方

古城裡的光-北法聖米歇爾山

昨天剛從聖米歇爾山回到巴黎 今明住宿巴黎 下列資料可共參考<p>聖米歇爾山城內登記人口23人 最多住過三百多人 修道院當年修士最多時約60人<br>如果不住在古城內 而住交通管制區內 3星約120歐/一夜/雙人房 蠻乾淨 不含早<br>飯店報到後車子可開進管制區內<br>飯店前面有一家超商[類超市]東西不少包括紀念品酒類水果及食 …

【義大利】歐遊528天旅人日記:浪漫水都・威尼斯的晨光

小小窮學生看世界, 用最最便宜的價錢、無限的精力和勇氣,梦想踏遍地球村。每當在旅途中經歷不同的事,就會發現自己新的可能性,這是我在書本中永遠看不到學不會的,難怪外國的學生都會take a gap year,在亞洲這些競爭激烈的國家學生什麼時候才有機會"走萬里路"?現在回過頭看, 我這一生人或許就只會 …

里昂 Lyon:古城壁畫、電影美食、燈節盧米耶

里昂 Lyon,法國第三大城,卻是我心目中的最棒的漫遊城市。比起觀光客人滿為患、都市治安漸漸惡化的巴黎 Paris,里昂處處看得見不受干擾的日常生活與其自由奔放的活力;比起港市文化龍蛇混雜生猛有力的馬賽 Marseille,里昂的街道乾淨舒服、人們溫雅有禮,從不令我們走在街上感覺提心吊膽。<p>更不用說, …

那些打工度假教我的事:「有時候,人生就是需要繞路,才能看到更多可能」

用以旅行的心情 活出你的生命

流浪的勇氣 根本誰也拿得起

一個人的旅行,決定了妳的未來

謝謝分享!!!<br>很棒的文章<p>謝謝你肯看我的文章 並且鼓勵<p>開導了我一些想法<br>跟另一半在一起,常常為了她的快樂做好多自己不一定快樂的決定<br>原來自己一個人也是很美好的<br>這篇很適合給現在的我看,呵呵<p>非常認同<br>寫的真好<p>我一個人在倫敦住了9個月 後來<br>到了歐洲與親人一起旅遊<br>今年五月 又再去倫敦 愛丁堡 巴塞隆納<br>一個人孤單 但 …

旅行 讓我知道生命並不是只有一條方程式

"也許,安穩和自由永遠都是相對的,要安穩地生活和工作,就得放棄自由自在的生活;要自由自在地生活,就得放棄安穩的生活和工作"<p>----------------------------------------------------------------------<p>Ochivaye Dreams 中東空 …

How to Be Who You Really Are, Beyond Your Ego and Fears

<b>“Whenever something negative happens to you, there is a deep lesson concealed within it.”~</b> <b>Eckhart Tolle</b><p>For much of my life, I was ashamed of how my …

The Art of Conversation

By Dawa Tarchin Phillips<p>When we’re having a real conversation we’re actively exchanging—giving and receiving—which begins with truly <i>being</i> together. …

Mindfulness

3 Tiny Phrases That Can Help You Solve Big Problems

<b>“At any given moment, you have the power to say: This is not how the story is going to end.” ~Chris Mason Miller</b><p>I was faced with an impossible …

Japanese Marinated Soft Boiled Egg for Ramen (Ajitsuke Tamago) Recipe

<b>Note:</b> This recipe can be made using leftover broth from chashu pork. If you have this broth, replace all the ingredients in the marinade with the broth.<p>Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1 cup water1 cup sake1/2 cup soy sauce1/2 cup mirin1/2 cup sugar6 …

Focus on the Spaces

In January, my husband took a ski lesson. A very experienced skier, he decided to work on some advanced skills. After skiing over moguls (big bumps of snow that really test your courage and skill -- one local magazine commented, "It's not that you can't ski bumps, it's that you can't ski, and the …

Mogul Skiing

How to Find Clarity When You’re Confused About What to Do

<b>“Nobody can give you wiser advice than yourself.” ~Cicero</b><p>You know that state of confusion where you feel really unsure about what to do—you’re …

What Do Cats Think About Us? You May Be Surprised

Unlike dogs, our feline friends treat us like other cats, author says.<p>Since cats first got their adorable claws into us about 9,500 years ago, humans have had a love affair with felines.<p>Today more than 80 million cats reside in U.S. homes, with an estimated three cats for every dog on the planet. …

Mentally Strong People: The 13 Things They Avoid

<i>Editors’ Note: Following the huge popularity of this post, article source Amy Morin has authored a guest post on exercises to increase mental strength here and Cheryl Conner has interviewed Amy in a Forbes video chat about this article here.</i><p>For all the time executives spend concerned about physical …

More Meditation. More Gratitude. Better Living.

“<i>All of man’s difficulties are caused by his inability to sit, quietly, in a room by himself.</i>” —Blaise Pascal<p>The life worth living is one centered on …

What It Means to Just Be Yourself and 3 Ways to Do It

<b>“Waking up to who you are requires letting go of who you imagine yourself to be.” ~Alan Watts</b><p>I’ve heard the statement “just be yourself” so much. It …

5 Creative Ways to Try Problem Solving

<b>The Trick: Pretend the problem is not that important to you.</b> <b><br>Try It:</b> Mentally distance yourself from the issue by imagining you're solving it for someone else (literally, it's not your problem) or that the deadline is further away than it actually is.<p><b>Why it works:</b> This helps you take in the bigger …

35 Gifts Your Children Will Never Forget

<i>“You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.” —Kahlil Gibran</i><p>I have countless holiday …

Parenting

Hyperthyroidism: Causes and Risk Factors

Talking about the causes of hyperthyroidism requires discussion of far more potentials—Graves' disease, thyroiditis, goiter, and others—than the …

Wellness

How Our Attractions Can Help us Learn to Complete Ourselves

<b>“Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye.” ~H. Jackson Browne</b><p>The first time I was stung with the notion of a soul mate, I was twelve …

Spirituality

Points of Practice: Focus Within

Have you ever felt the meditative equivalent of “all dressed up with nowhere to go”—the feeling that you are showing up for meditation but nothing is …

Meditation

Yes-You-Can Yoga Poses

Certain fitness feats—like finishing a 10-K in less than an hour or busting out 20 real-deal pushups—earn you instant respect. In yoga, holding a handstand (without the help of a wall) or bending your body in half (backward) is a quick way to stand out as a badass.<p>But crowded classes and at-home …

10 Essential Thanksgiving Techniques Every Cook Should Know

The 10 time-tested techniques you’ll need to ace the holiday classics, from fluffy mashed potatoes to, yes, a truly moist bird.<p>1. Baste With a Brush<p>News flash: You don’t need a baster. Use a brush to paint the drippings onto the turkey every 30 minutes or so, which keeps the bird moist and helps it …

Cooking

Chicken Karaage Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p>Adapted from | Family Table | Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013<p>Employees at Union Square Tokyo have developed their own family meal …