Kinkaku-ji is a Zen Buddhist temple in Kyoto, Japan. Kinkaku-ji, which translates to ”Temple of the Golden Pavilion,” was constructed in 1398 CE. True to its name, the top two stories of the pavilion are covered with pure gold leaf. 20 more words
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I love visiting New York City and La Guardia airport has always been my favorite way to arrive. Depending on which side of the plan you are at, you get glorious views of the NYC skyline. 137 more words
Publisher: Penguin (2012)
Anna Emerson is a thirty-year-old English teacher desperately in need of adventure. Worn down by the cold Chicago winters and a relationship that’s going nowhere, she jumps at the chance to spend the summer on a tropical island tutoring sixteen-year-old T.J. 502 more words
Stitched together the 330 photos of the September 27th Lunar Eclipse into a video.
A few things to note. The Moon ”jumps” a few times in the video, and I now realize that it’s due to my presence on the wooden deck is sufficient to cause the telescope to shift ever slightly. 93 more words