Tag Archives: New Years Celebration

End of Year Three on the Road & Happy New Year!

When I used to live in the States I would go to my parents’ in Pennsylvania for Christmas and return to Manhattan for New Years Eve.  But ever since I started traveling in 2010 somehow I managed to be somewhere … Continue reading

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Snake, Snake, Snake: Happy New Year!

I had an action packed week in Sydney, culminating in a sailing excursion around the harbor yesterday.  It was so much fun and so busy that I didn’t get to post anything about it during the week.  Last Sunday I … Continue reading

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Overland Track: Day 1

I finished the Overland Track 10 days ago.  Although I’m back in civilization and getting comfortably settled in Sydney, I think about the Tasmanian wilderness and miss waking up in complete silence of the mountains.  I didn’t really plan for … Continue reading

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Happy Lunar New Year!

I’ve never celebrated or noted with any significance the lunar New Year in the past, but it occurs to me that a year ago I was Chennai, India with new friends sharing Indian-Chinese food and this year I found myself … Continue reading

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新 年 快 乐: Happy New Year!

A woman from Taiwan reminded me this morning that today marks the start of the Chinese New Year.  She was eager to organize an outing to a local Chinese restaurant to celebrate and invited me to join her for dinner.  … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

It’s January 1, 2011 and I’m at the Sivananda ashram in Kerala, India.  We ushered the New Year in with some fireworks by the lake and chanting, and this morning at 5AM I went to a New Year’s puja and … Continue reading

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