Heritage of Mei Ho House preserves the history of Hong Kong’s public housing

Mei Ho House
Public housing in Hong Kong, started in 1954 after a massive fire in Shek Kip Mei which destroyed thousands of homes and left 58,000 people homeless in 1953, gave many people a home and also a hope.   In 1961, the "low-cost housing" scheme was introduced through the construction of 62,380 flats housing 363,000 people in 18 estates.  In 1973, the Government...

The peaceful place in Hong Kong: Tsz Shan Monastery

Tsz Shan Monastery (Chinese: 慈山寺) is a large Buddhist temple located in Tung Tsz, Tai Po District, Hong Kong. As a Chinese Buddhist monastery established for the inheritance of the teaching of the Buddha, Tsz Shan Monastery is a sanctuary for the purpose of spiritual purification, and endeavours to open the door to compassion and wisdom for the public...

Miffy Bakery to Open in Kyoto

Miffy Bakery
Miffy Sakura Kitchen is Japan’s first bakery to combine the traditional Japanese aesthetic with Miffy. The shop open in Arashiyama, Kyoto on October 3.  Miffy’s kitchen locates at Arashiyama, is a famous tourist destination of Kyoto. Miffy fans check out the Miffy Sakura Kitchen & Bakery in Kyoto this year. Miffy’s kitchen sells Miffy licensed merchandise and items in collaboration...

World’s tallest Christmas tree in Sri Lanka

The tree, intended to be 73 m (238 ft) tall in the capital Colombo. Making a Guinness World Record.  The tree's steel-and-wire frame is covered with a plastic net decorated with more than 1 million natural pine cones painted red, gold, green and silver, 600,000 LED bulbs and topped by a 6-meter (20-foot)-tall shining star. The tree costs $80,000 and...

Limited express rapi:t「Star Wars-The Force Awakens」

Limited express rapit「Star Wars-The Force Awakens」
Nankai Electric Railway Co.,Ltd. have the limited express rapi:t in collaboration with『Star Wars-The Force Awakens』for a limited time. This express started last December to May 8, 2016. The special design based on both images of limited express rapi;t connecting the world by Kansai international Airport and『Star War-The Force Awakens』, “Journey””Adventure” is their common concept. Design: 【Exterior appearance】 Covered with black based on...

The World’s Highest Glass Skywalk in Zhangjiajie National Forest Park in the Tianmen

Zhangjiajie is one of the most naturally beautiful place and famous for its scenic sites of Wulingyuan, which place is a UNESCO heritage site. Forest park of Zhangjiajie is also bear the status of being the first national park of China. Tianmen (Heaven's Gate) Mountain Range blesses this place with the bounty of nature. This place is already famous...

Harry Potter Themed Cafe in Busan

PO TID
South Korea PO TID is the latest cafe to jump on the bandwagon. The storefront looks right out of The Sorcerer’s Stone when Harry Potter first visited Ollivander’s Wand Shop in Diagon Alley. Step into the PO TID's threshold and you’ll see the...

Osaka Castle 3D Mapping Super Illumination

Osaka Castle 3D Mapping Super Illumination
The "Osaka Castle 3D Mapping Super Illumination" held from 2014 December 13th to 2015 March 1st in Osaka Castle's Nishinomaru Park. During the winter in Osaka that illumination fans cannot miss. It’s called the “Festival of Light in Osaka”, and is an event that is held over a broad area, making the entire city its stage. Everywhere, including historic buildings,...

The Best Souvenirs in Japan: Tokyo, Osaka Chinese Character Models

Chinese character model
Japan Toy dealers have recently launched the "Chinese character model", which has become popular souvenirs among local landmarks in "Tokyo" and "Osaka". PLEX, a subsidiary of Japanese toy maker BANDAI, launched the "ゴトプラ" series model. The first series launched "Tokyo" and "Osaka". Two Chinese characters can build the local landmarks - Tokyo Tower and Osaka Castle, and both landmarks available...

Largest LEGO® brick cherry blossom tree – Guinness World Records

Legoland
Many tourists recently went to Japan to see the cherry blossoms. LEGOLAND® Japan built a cherry blossoms tree. The tree made of 881,470 pieces of legos, weighing 7348 lbs and 14.4 ft high. The cherry tree will light up at night. The Cherry Blossoms display at the LEGOLAND® Japan until May 6. 
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