Xitang is known for its bridges, lanes, and ceilinged corridors. Chinese describe it 「橋多、弄多、廊棚多」.
It almost felt like I just traveled hundreds of years back in time to the Ming and Qing Dynasty. It also felt like I was walking in a Chinese painting with waterfront landscape. Life here seemed to be quieter, more lay back and easy going.
This ancient water town reminds me of the Chinese poem: 小橋, 流水, 人家.
This blog simply documents the places I've been. Some far away, some close by, some exotic, some ordinary.
It is about finding extraordinary in the very ordinary life.
It is about finding balance among the chaos of life, love for running and traveling.
For the anticipation
For the curiosity
For the adventure
For getting out of this mundane life
For experiencing new things and new cuisine
For encountering new people and new culture
Then, at the end of each journey to realize home is the sweetest place until the next urge to travel starts to grow in your heart.
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