Historia

Images of Baler

After arriving from work today, I slouched on my bed then fell asleep without changing clothes. It was a long, tiring day – the kind that drives you crazy. In my sleep, I dreamt about that trip I made in Baler last year. I’ve been away for months now and if there’s one thing that […]

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Germany

Around Mannheim

I wanted the train ride to last longer but Mannheim’s main station is only six stations away from Heidelberg’s. Train stations here needs a little getting used to. I got lost when I first tried to go around. The good thing is that Germans are good English speakers especially in the big cities. I’ve never […]

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Singapura

Land of the Morning Online

I stumbled upon this site (click here) while taking my usual bus ride home. The website, courtesy of ACM, blew my mind. When I got home I viewed the site in my desktop right away. I remember seeing this exhibit in 2010. And now I’m seeing it online – exactly how I saw it during […]

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Germany

Speyer and its Cathedral

Along the Rhine river, south of Frankfurt and about 18 km from Heidelberg is the city of Speyer. I wanted to see  its historic cathedral for myself, one of the biggest, and for some the most important church in the land. When I heard the title, “the imperial Cathedral”, I didn’t quiet understood why it […]

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Germany

Brief Stop at Schwetzingen

West of Heidelberg is a wonderful town called Schwetzingen. I passed by Eppelheim and Plankstadt before arriving in this town located in what is known as the Rhine-Neckar triangle. I was told that this is a good time to visit the town because its Spargel (Asparagus) season. There’s a route they call Baden Asparagus (which […]

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