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Choices TESS GALLAGHER Suddenly, in every tree, an unseen nest where a mountain would be. This is the final picture I have of winter. Not much to say but I think it's one of the most beautiful times of year choices tessgallagher getoutthere nature sky winter water keepitwild simplyadventure wildernessculture lifeofadventure liveoutdoors beautifuldestinations roamthep discoverearth wherewillwegonext makemoments exploremore stayandwander goexplore destinationearth exploringtheworld welltravelled lovelifeoutside staywild wildkids

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The gondola is a Venetian (that means “from Venice") flat-bottomed boat that has been a traditional part of navigating the city's canals for hundreds of years. Gondola drivers — called gondoliers — power the boats by hand, using long oars to row the boats along the canals. For my late birthday gift I was presented a special wine trip. It was a lovely, hour long ride with wine, a good view of San diego homes on the water way as well as a stellar view of Tijuana. Our Gondolier was a nice young man who used Italian and then accidentally switched to Spanish before giving up and speaking english. It was hilarious. These specific individuals train for two weeks before they are allowed to row one of these within the channel. Have you ever ridden one of these? Where was it sandiego travel california water travelgram wine wanderlust romantic instatravel vacation gondolaride world_shotz keepitwild simplyadventure wildernessculture lifeofadventure beautifuldestinations roamthep discoverearth makemoments exploremore stayandwander goexplore destinationearth familytravel exploringtheworld welltravelled lovelifeoutside staywild wildkids

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In all the years time I've been traveling I have never actually seen them de-ice the plane. I have been in the plane while they do it, but walking by I was like... what is this? So when your flight gets delayed an hour to San diego... this is what they're doing.. have you ever witnessed something you know is happening, but have just never seen it before? What was it? unitedairlines united airplane deice travelblogger forbestravelguid 5starphotographers beautifuldestinations earth_shotz iamatraveler luxwt livetravelchannel bestvacations gramslayer worldabestshot exclusive_shots master_pics hot3lsandresorts bestplacestogo shotzdelight jaw_dropping_shots travelinfluencer traveladvisor lonelyplanet nightphotography suitecasetravels colorsofday

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A beautiful little park high on a hill overlooking the Pacific Ocean to the west, San Diego to the south, the San Gregornio Mountains and entire San Marcos area to the east and Camp Pendleton and beyond to the north. Several picnic tables are available. A group area is also available by making a reservation. On a clear day(this was not) you can enjoy a spectacular view . Well worth the drive or hike up the hill. There is a telescope and plenty of seating as well as the continuation of more trails. This is called "double peak", sitting about 1100ft above elevation. There was a beautiful tree standing pretty much alone at the top. The telescope on top to view the beautiful vistas made a perfect new lens to my 70-300. doublepeak sanmarcos California getoutthere nature sun sky summer water keepitwild simplyadventure wildernessculture lifeofadventure liveoutdoors beautifuldestinations roamthep discoverearth wherewillwegonext makemoments exploremore stayandwander goexplore destinationearth familytravel exploringtheworld welltravelled lovelifeoutside staywild wildkids

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So far while I've been in California this is the first meal I've felt was "Instagram worthy". My girlfriend moved to California over a year ago and I have seen purchases on the credit card almost daily for a year. Sometimes two or three in a single day! Having eaten here I can say this has the best coffee and food combination ever! I have had coffee from all over the world first hand from greece, china, thailand, india, UAE. Usually someplace has a great atmosphere, good coffee, okay food or any combination but this is one place that has it all. I will for sure be eating here a few more times before I leave! This is their Irish coffee with their "mile high". Superb! Coffee Coffeetime Coffeeaddict Coffeeshop Coffeelover ButFirstCoffee Coffeelove CoffeeIsLife Coffeebreak BaristaCoffeebean Sanmarcos BaristaLife Coffeeoftheday Cafe Socialdraft Cuppuccino California CaffeineAddict Mocha Frappuccino CoffeeShotsILoveCoffee Instaco perkscoffee 607rez breakfast eggs foodie getoutthere

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I don't normally post pictures from my secondary. Mostly because I just hardly ever use it. It's a secondary lol. The goal is to hopefully never need to. However this am I really wanted to go out and shoot. I've been trying for a few weeks to set up a shoot outside but I couldn't find any models who were willing to do it (i don't blame them. It's cold out there!). I got up, had my coffee, grabbed my camera and charged some batteries, went to grab my stand .. remembered I left it in my car which is currently in the garage.. so I made my own! Not the greatest but it worked for what I wanted! Have any of you made your own camera equipment or know someone that has? Tag them in my photo and then tag me in your home made gear! I would love to see it. diy diyideas diyprojects repurposed reclaimed crafty craftlife crafters makeit creativityfound artist artwork artsy ohsnowyoudidnt childhoodtoys hoarder 607rez nikon winter upstateny getoutthere snow cold frozen freezing wintertime lifeinthe607 knex k'nex konnects

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In the old city of Bozhou, there is an underground military defensive tunnel built by Cao Cao (155-220), a famous politician, militarist and literati, in his hometown. A military tunnel with the longest history, most complicated structure, largest scale and complete facilities ever discovered in China. It's nicknamed as the Underground Great Wall. The whole tunnel is crisscrossed with complicated and subtle arrangements. Along the deep and zigzagging tunnel, some military and supporting facilities were built, including foxholes, obstacle walls, stumbling boards, traps, vent holes, holes for passing on a message and niches for torches. The history says that Cao Cao first built the tunnels when he was leading a military uprising. He was regrouping after he lost a battle. He had his troops dig a tunnel, sent soldiers outside the city through the tunnel at night and had them return through the city gate at daylight. This gave the enemy at siege the false impression that reinforcements were arriving every day to boost the numbers - and, intimidated, the rival forces retreated. As well as during battle he was able to send troops and flank the enemy. Trapping them and attacking from both sides. As well as this is my guide - Pander who lead me on many great trips during my time In china. Feel free to tag friends who may be interested in this post beautifuldestinations earth_shotz iamatraveler livetravelchannel bestvacations gramslayer exclusive_shots master_pics bestplacestogo shotzdelight travelinfluencer traveladvisor lonelyplanet nightphotography suitecasetravels colorsofday bozhou bozhouchina china vacation history 607rez travelguide historychannel wanderer wanderlust getoutthere

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Ancestry measures your DNA at about 700,000 locations across your genome, then takes the data and compares it to the genetic data from populations in over 150 globally distributed regions. The result is an “ethnicity estimate” which breaks down your ethnic mix into percentages by each world region. Your ethnicity results will be unique to you: Even full siblings may have different ethnicity estimates. Most genetic ancestry tests involve the analysis of small snippets of DNA passed down only through the mother, or only through the father. These tests can identify related individuals who share a common maternal or paternal ancestor, and even where in the world people with your genetic signature live today. But any which way you look at it.. it's super cool even if it's just for fun to see what results you get dna dnaancestry ancestrydna ancestry genetics knowledge history nature scientiststesttimednatestseque family genealogy familyhistory familytree roots livefree science newbeginnings culture heritage journey unlockeddoors neverstopexplori

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In the Theravada Buddhist tradition, incense is placed as an offering in front of a statue of the Buddha. Practitioners burn three sticks of incense at once, one for the Buddha; another for the Buddha's teachings, known as the Dharma; and a third for the community of Buddhists, the Sangha. These three principles are collectively called the Triple Gem or Three Jewels in Theravada Buddhism, and many devout Buddhists make a formal commitment to live by them. Edit: I love traveling, food has literally fueled my desire to travel lol. It has takwn me to temples and gymnastics center and weird hole in the wall coffee shops.But whenever I go places I really need to start putting myself in more of the photos. That's why you as a photographer need to have a best friend photographer who will travel with you. Then everyone gets pictures! But whenever you travel its best to do research on the religion ans accepted practices of the areas you travel to to fit in as much as possible and not offend the locals. buddhameditationloveb chinabozhouspiritualwanderlust rlustenlightenmentmeditatebeau ebeautifulmindfulnesstravelgra incense offering tradition history cleansing smoke traveladdict dreamcatcher finditliveit getoutthere seeitall wanderlust alwaysgo

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"I like this place and could willingly waste my time in it." - Shakespeare Model is : @madeinjapan0.o She is currently in ATL if anyone is looking for someone worth working with in that area portrait art photography portraiture love model photographer photooftheday model portraitphotography shakespeare beautiful photoshoot face fashion cute eyes life beauty attitude japanesemodel japanese kawaii kawaiigirl nyc photo hair makeportraits natural modeling

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During the height of the monsoon while in china I decided to not cancel the trip to Disney. After riding the Voyage to the Crystal Grotto it let out behind the Enchanted Story Book Castle. This was one of my favorite views of the whole night. It was also my first time visiting Disney outside of the USA. disney nevergrowup icried shanghai china whenyouwishuponastar enchantedstorybookcastle disne halloween DisneyShanghai ShanghaiDisney mickeymouse disneystyle disneylife disneyfind disneyland art beautiful disneyart waltdisney disneymovie childhood instadisney disneyside

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It's time for an adventure! What is your favorite Disney movie or character or park? disneyvacation halloween toystoryhotel DisneyShanghai ShanghaiDisney videotour disney mickeymouse disneystyle disneylife disneyfind disneyland art beautiful toystory disneyart woody yeehaw waltdisney disneymovie childhoodmovie 90s memories instadisney disneyside

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First time ordering food in china without a translator... boy was that an experience! We saw the outside menu and figured it was a safe bet. We had a brilliant idea of taking a picture of the menu item we wanted so it would be fool-proof.. we never accounted for being unable to respond to what the server was saying. We also didn't recognize that even quick serve places (like burger king or Wendy's) in china often were still full service establishments where the server takes care of you and pay at the end. We spend 10 minutes basically saying the 3 Chinese phrases we know over and over while everyone tried to help us... it was at this point when the language barrier really hit hard. The wait staff leads us to this seating area through the kitchen and we wait to see if our food comes. We get one plate and just accept this as our fate. I then mistakingly attempt to ask for chopsticks, 4 tables attempt to either tell me the words to say or tell the waitress what I want. After getting the chopsticks - in a blunder I knock a soup bowl over into my lap. Try to pick it up, at this point I look around because I'm clearly the center of attention and we are the ONLY table in the WHOLE place using chopsticks... Then it all came to me what the waitress was saying "you don't use chopsticks. You want a spoon or a fork". Our 2nd plate of food arrives and we rejoice because we just sort of pointed and hoped we got enough food for both of us and would accept that we hadn't and we would just be hungry until later. We finish eating. Standing up to leave I hit my head on the light above the table, the restaurant goes silent and you just hear one "woooow" spill out from the back...meanwhile I'm sure my ancestors were rolling over in their grave at my embarrassment. foodie foodporn bozhouchina china Eatingfortheinsta food hungry eatfamous foodstagram eats igfood goodeats foodvsco foodpics foodlover foodforthought foodisfuel eatgooddrinkgood dinner dinnertime dinnerisserved yolo bozhou travel vacation manvsfood weirdeats glutenfree tryanythingonce tapas

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Ever since I was young thanksgiving was always one of my favorite holidays. Not because of the historical misrepresentation but because of the food and family aspect. It was always closer to Christmas which is my 1 favorite holiday or my birthday because who doesn't want the world to care about them for just a moment. When I got into middle school I started wrestling and thanksgiving became one of my least favorite holidays because I was so centered on making weight and being competitive that the amount of food was disgusting (we were never a family that wasted food. Everything that was made WAS eaten... or they were made to walk the plank).. fast forward to college.. I decided to not wrestle anywhere I had an offer to; Army, Navy, Marines, Binghamton, Wilksbarre, Rochester, or Buffalo. There were other schools but my heart wasn't in it. Still one of my biggest regrets is NOT wrestling. I miss it every day but in the same token being able to be fat and eat pumpkin pie at every holiday opportunity has made it somewhat worth it. On a separate note I would like to apologize for not posting regularly. I have been engrossed with purchasing a house- and for those that have been trying to buy a house or bought a house before know how much work goes into just finding the right place. Luckily while i was searching and alone for the holidays one od my friends dropped off some pie so i could enjoy a little bit of family fun. What is your favorite thing about the holidays? Where do you plan on going for the next holiday? And what is your fondest holiday memory? Everyone who answers at least one of the questions will get a response on their own page. wrestling weightwatchers holidays pumpkinpie whipcream calories hideandseek family friends thankful thanks thankyou givethanks givingthanks blessed giving passthegravy nourish foodie homemade leftovers sweets nomnom sogood innerfatkid giveback givingback fall autumn

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Adventures in Bozhou continue- I really look at this trip as an entire "I was fortunate" trip. So most of my stories start off like that. It had every option and potential to be a terrible trip! But because of a few small things or people going left instead of right it went amazing. This is "West Coast Studio" and their bboy class. I have taught workshops up and down the east coast USA, a few in Canada, one in Thailand and another in the Cayman islands. It was very different because I had people that spoke English take my class or I had translators that were able to translate verbatim what I was saying. In China it was tough for people to explain what I was saying because of their language development. Training the kids took a very different direction when I wasn't able to say something as simple as "turn left". It was the first class I have ever taught without being able to communicate. That is also what made it beautiful. A room full of people who had no idea what I am saying and I could not talk to them. However, everyone understood what I wanted with minimal help from the translator. It was truly an enlightening workshop. Because of this workshop I was also paid to do another 5 while I was here. = fortunate. If anyone is interested in having me come teach your dance studio or crew I am available for hire until I cannot walk bboyhiphopbboyinglifesty dancebreakingdancingbgirlbgirl bgirlsbeijingartbboysbreakinch chaoyangdistrictkindhand7sess 7sessionshiphopyadontstopfreez hiphopdancedancecrewspreadhiph travelabroad motivation eachoneteachone grafitti fashion getoutthere

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Beef 馍 Bozhou City Baocheng unique snacks, it is golden color, crisp outside in the tender. Every morning, all the beef noodles in the city's stalls will rippling with the scent of the nose, just like the fragrant flowers open up the corners of the city. The story goes that CaoCao was defeated in battle, riding home completely starved. While riding he and his horse smelled something delicious and stopped to see what it was. An old man was making this and graciously offered CaoCao and his horse this dish from which you can smell for miles. They had a brief conversation where the old man told CaoCao he had no name for it. CaoCao then named it Beef. Beef 馍 is a halal food. The locals told me there is only 4 or 5 people in all of Bozhou who make it still in a traditional way. But it is more than just a tradition. It is a spiritual meal because it is simple and delicious that speaks to their souls. It reunites them with their ancestors and let's the whole family walk a similar path if even for just a moment. They paired this with a milk tea which was very delicious and just sort of filled the voids in your tummy where the beef didn't get. This was by far my favorite breakfast my entire time there. The most unique experience about being here is that it was a predominantly Muslim area, where no one wanted to make a "good" dollar. They just wanted to make enough to get by. Something you very rarely see from Americans or in the USA at all. bozhou bozhouchina china vacation history 607rez 馍 beef foodie foodporn Eatingfortheinsta food hungry eatfamous foodstagram eats igfood goodeats foodvsco foodpics foodlover foodforthought foodisfuel eatgooddrinkgood breakfast breakfasttime foodisserved tradition travel tryanythingonce

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Continuation in China- Part of Bozhou being so old is that it has so much history! A relatively-small city in the north-west of the province of Anhui, famous for having the largest traditional Chinese medicine market in the world, as well as being the hometown of the legendary figure of Laozi, founder of Taoism. This is called "The Jade Well". Bozhou (pronounced boe-joe) had several streets -Xianning St -Dahuazi St -Xiaohuazi St -Menshen St -Shenlong St And other adjacent streets that formed the Chinese character 王 on the land. In Ancient China this meant "King" or "Emperor". A local geomancer believed this to be sacred land and the next King would be born in this area. The emperor at the time wanted to break the prophecy so he sent people to dig out the wells. Changing the map layout to no longer say King but "Streets" beautifuldestinatio earth_shotz iamatraveler livetravelchannel bestvacations gramslayer exclusive_shots master_pics bestplacestogo shotzdelight travelinfluencer traveladvisor lonelyplanet nightphotography suitecasetravels colorsofday bozhou bozhouchina china vacation history 607rez jadewell changingthefuture worldheritage chinese

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So during my time in China I was really fortunate to be able to have a LOT of different meals. One I always got excited for has a hotpot. I must have gone to a dozen while I was there but each was very different simply from the center pot setup to the foods they offered. The seating was always very small regardless if us having 2 people or 15. The spicing and ingredients they used for each pot was different. This pot is called a yin yang pot for obvious reasons. Other times it's a separate container for hot or not hot. Hot pot is a Chinese soup containing a variety of East Asian foodstuffs and ingredients, prepared with a simmering pot of soup stock at the dining table. While the hot pot is kept simmering, ingredients are placed into the pot and are cooked at the table. Typical hot pot dishes include thinly sliced meat, leaf vegetables, mushrooms, wontons egg dumplings, tofu, and seafood. The cooked food is usually eaten with a dipping sauce. If you have never been before (luckily I was a pro from my previous travels to thailand) You order your base and then whatever ingredients you want to cook. You yourself then drop in your ingredients once the water is bubbling. Wait for it to be cooked to your liking and then you take it out. Usually there is a bar with other spices and ingredients, usually in a central location where you can go and grab whatever spices you want. This will be your dipping bowl. When your food is done- dip it into your spice bowl and then eat. Otherwise it's just the hotpot flavoring which is okay too. It's all preference at that point. The first time I ended up at a hotpot establishment I just stared for a while like - I think we cook this? Or is this like a hibachi place where they dump it in for us and pull it out... so much confusion- it's all about the new experiences foodie foodporn bozhouchina china Eatingfortheinsta food hungry eatfamous foodstagram eats igfood goodeats foodvsco foodpics foodlover foodforthought foodisfuel eatgooddrinkgood dinner dinnertime dinnerisserved hotpot bozhou travel vacation manvsfood firepot glutenfree tryanythingonce yinyang

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In China one of the toughest struggles for myself was being on the other side of the black web. NO free information, no Google, no negative thoughts or radical ideals. If I didn't know something- I couldn't look it up. I didn't realize how it really affected people until going to an Emcee battle. There was no negative thoughts, no swearing, no violent mentions. There were no gang affiliations and hand gestures being thrown. It was a very far cry from what I have seen at American emcee battles. Youtube, google, yahoo, even eBay, translator apps, Facebook, Instagram and game programs are blocked in China. I think that is in part why they are so polite and nice is because they are trained to not participate in negative activities. underground rap rapper rapmusic rapculture record travelinfluencer hiphop hiphopmusic hiphopculture hiphoplife hiphopstyle undergroundhiphop china beijingchina beijing hiphophead 90shiphop hiphopartist hiphopjunkie newhiphop hiphopheads oldschoolhiphop iamhiphop hiphoplives 90shiphopjunkie lifestyle rapgame nothingbutlove goodvibes

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So while in China my hosts wanted me to eat everything... and I mean literally eat everything.Here we have some chicken, chicken livers, horse meat, squid, octopus, cicadas, (on the bottom) there is testicle, a few eyeballs, And crickets. Intestines... lots of stuff. . . The eyeballs were a very very odd fried texture. Normal on the outside but once you but into it- water. Testicle tasted alot like shark so I actually would have eaten more of it. Everything else was delicious. I did make sure to make it known to my hosts I did not want to eat any cats or dogs while I was there because they did tell me in alot if areas people used strays to eat but that generally was only poorer people. Some restaurants did serve it but we did not go to those places because I refused to. The horse meat I was also less fond of but I decided to give it a try. It has a much thicker meat to it but flavor wise it wasn't terrible. All of the fish isn't as abnormal for me since I live in the North East America. Now the bugs started to get to me- truthfully they were tasty, crunchy, flavored well. After the 2nd skewer I think the notion that "dude, you're eating bugs and you don't have to. They're bugs!!" Started to stick to my mind. I started gagging a little which was odd because I genuinely enjoyed it. But sometimes mind over body just wins. Good thing is, whatever I didn't really like, I had a beer to wash it all down with. Truthfully I really did enjoy it all. Even the intestines, of which I believe was a chicken but could have been anything really. Kind of tasted like chewy burnt marshmallow tips. This was just one meal! I think a few others might get posted just because you don't see this stuff in the USA like this. What's the weirdest food you have ever ate? Where was it? And did you like it? foodie foodporn bozhouchina china Eatingfortheinsta food hungry eatfamous foodstagram eats igfood goodeats foodvsco foodpics foodlover foodforthought foodisfuel eatgooddrinkgood dinner dinnertime dinnerisserved yolo bozhou travel vacation manvsfood weirdeats glutenfree tryanythingonce tapas

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There is something about doing the same thing at the same time with other people that really bonds us and expands our sense of self,” he says. “We come to think of the group as part of us.” . That feeling can be fostered by something as simple as tapping in time with other people, according to research published in Social Cognition (Vol. 27, No. 2). In the study, people who tapped in time with an experimenter felt closer to that person than participants who tapped out of time with the experimenter or alone. . “Synchrony seems to blur the distinction between self and other,” says study author Michael Hove, PhD, a psychologist at the Max Planck Institute for Human and Cognitive Brain Sciences, in Germany. . Cultures, companies and armies have long capitalized on this phenomenon, adds Brown. Japanese corporations, for example, often have employees do calisthenics together in the morning to boost feelings of group membership. That’s probably the same reason armies teach new recruits to march in step Edit: note this is Gai Di- he owns a dance studio that invited me to come do workshops and Judge a 3v3/2v2 as well as another 1v1 battle. West Coast Studio in Bozhou, China. For those in the Asian Battle scene you will be hearing about the students coming from this studio over the next coming years so I suggest stopping by and or joining these guys when possible. I will also be bringing some of their students to the USA to battle in America bboyhiphopbboyinglifestyle dancebreakingdancingbgirlbgirl bgirlsbeijingartbboysbreakinch chaoyangdistrictchinabboysexu ysexualnapalmcrewhiphopyadonts hiphopdancedancecrewspreadhiph travelabroad motivation eachoneteachone babyfreeze fashion getoutthere

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One of my favorite photographers on the gram. His long exposure styled shooting is only one of his amazing talents. One of the few photographers I will and plan to book with during one of my trips. Go give his page a check out, you will NOT BE disappointed. @thelightrecord He is based out of LA but travels quiet frequently so you may be able to catch him during one of his travels to book with him forbestravelguide 5starphotographers beautifuldestinations earth_shotz losangelesphotographer iamatraveler luxwt livetravelchannel bestvacations gramslayer worldabestshot exclusive_shots master_pics hot3lsandresorts bestplacestogo shotzdelight longexpoelite jaw_dropping_shots europetravel travelinfluencer traveladvisor lonelyplanet nightphotography superphoto_longexpo suitecasetravels colorsofday

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Before getting in the bullet train we spent some time in Chaoyang District, Beijing. Here there was a HUGE grouping of art institutions, museums, outside displays, and just an overwhelming amount of culture. Street vendors set up shops while many people cleaned the streets in front of their shops getting ready for the customers and tourists who visit to make a mess of it again. There was even a "Travelzoo" display and a "trip advisor" display which was sort of cool and gross at the same time. But whenever possible I always seek out the displays that support the hip-hop culture. Hip-hop always gets such a bad rep and yet everyone tries to take from the culture. I have been a bboy for nearly a decade not including my hiatus times -(work, love life, depression, loss of passion). Still very young in terms of time spent but I have given more of my life in the 10 years to hip-hop than I think most people ever have in their whole careers. Unfortunately I forgot my tripod for my camera in the car so I had to ask a bystander to take the picture of me doing my hollow back (or side hollow). The kindness of people to help me with my photo shoot of myself is always astounding. People could always tell me off but usually they're very happy to help me create my vision. This wasn't exactly it but it was close enough that I felt I shouldn't be nitpicking someone who was doing me a favor bboyhiphopbboyinglifest dancebreakingdancingbgirlbgirl bgirlsbeijingartbboysbreakinch chaoyangdistrictkindhand7sess 7sessionshiphopyadontstopfreez hiphopdancedancecrewspreadhiph travelabroad motivation eachoneteachone grafitti fashion getoutthere

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So one of the most unique and underrated opportunities for fun really comes from the VIP tables. When you request a VIP table in China they don't usher you to a table and have you sit and then setup your table. They start off by offering you a drink and ask you to wait a few minutes. At this point I could he lying about the VIP table and leave and have a free drink Haha, I don't know if they'd even notice with how busy they get to setup the table. They set up alcohols I'd your choice as well as a few various bottles. If you are hungry they bring out this sort of spread *which goes fast by the way*. Then they bring out a few dedicated hosts and you get to choose who you want. They then spend your time opening your beers, pouring all of your drinks, sitting with yoh and making sure you have fun. NOW here is where it gets really cool! If you don't feel like you're able to finish a bottle or a selection of beers, etc. You wave them over and hand the dedicated host a members card. They bring out a very nice and fancy "crate" and load all of your stuff into a bin and take it to an area in the basement. They stick a copy of your members card to the crate and the next time you feel like coming in- they have all of your previous VIP stuff able to be rush setup. This portion wasn't explained to me until later but whatever you don't finish you aren't charged for. This is very unlike many American VIP tables where whatever you order you are charged for outright if you finish it or don't even open the bottle. So we spent 4,000 yen ($579usd) and then was refunded 2,000 yen ($289usd) because we weren't going to return to drink the giant bottles of greygoose. They also offered us the option to drink as much as we wanted and they would "donate" the bottle and the rest of the cost to another VIP table. So wild! . . . Anyone ever have an experience like this at a VIP table? Was it similar or different? bigbangtop perksperkaholicpartylovevipchi nightlifechinapopinstagoodhip clubbing tablereservationlifestyle viplife vipsociety vipsocietyclub explore getoutthere yolo youcanttakeitwithyou itsonlymoney

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First day in China I was able to ride the bullet train in First class which was around 12 seats. I got to sit next to another man who was a photographer who let me play with his 12,000usd setup. After taking a few photos and trading cameras for a small photoshoot it really dawned on me how much I've grown as a photographer. Even in just the last few months my skills have really grown. Shots with his 12k camera were beautiful but in a different way than my camera. The quality was there in both but I genuinely felt my pictures were better. A few other photographers compared the photos and stated how amazing my camera is for being a fraction cost of the setup his was. Made me feel so much better about switching to manual and learning lighting and shooting the way I shoot. Next up is a new wide angle lens and to start working in long exposures . . Edit:China has the world's only commercial maglev high-speed train line in operation: The Shanghai Maglev Train, a turnkey Transrapid maglev de line 30.5 km long. The trains have a top operational speed of 430 km/h and can reach a top non-commercial speed of 501 km/h. It opened for operations in March 2004, and transports passengers between Shanghai's Longyang Road Metro Station and Shanghai Pudong International Airport. There have been numerous attempts to extend the line without success. A Shanghai-Hangzhou maglev linewas also initially discussed but later shelved in favour of conventional high-speed rail portraitchina photographyportraituremodelpho elphotographerphotoofthedayins ayinstagoodportraitphotography raphy photoshootfaceeyesselfie elfiemeselfiesbullettrainpicof picofthedaycloseupselfportrait igelite gentlemen menstyle bespoke wildchild adventurer

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A tree of love! . . “While numerous factors play a part in a relationship’s longevity—compatibility of personalities, empathy, and respect, among others—only one criterion all but guaranteed a healthy union that lasted for multiple decades, and that was the use of a knife or other sharp object to carve the pair’s names into wood, concrete, or glass at a public location,” said lead researcher Jans Kingman, who later noted the estimated 9 million happily married couples in the United States whose names are carved into desks at libraries. “We found that these couples not only experience higher levels of sexual satisfaction and intimacy, they also demonstrate an intense devotion to one another and a deep mutual understanding that were not observed in couples whose names were never inscribed into property designated for public use.”- TheONION . . . (Yes I know the onion is satire. Still funny). From the basic research I have done i found that tree carving dates back centuries. Usually a light scratch so that people of their own tribes or towns could find out who was where and when. They knew how long ago the carvings were based on how the tree healed. I guess this was a big past time of sheep hearders because they'd be away from family for so long they'd carve pictures and initials. Quotes to live by. Most of the trees are long gone due to their natural life cycle. But some live in and are constantly under watch. . . . Have you ever carved something into a tree? What did it say? peace nature meditation mindfulness healing morning relaxation practice body self soulecting universe creator oneness love light carve consciousness lovefrequency knowledgeofself selflove higherself unconditionallove lawofattraction exploremore discover traveltheworld adventuretime

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So I went and spent a day at Disney-Shanghai. But of course with my luck, I arrived just as there was a typhoon arriving. Already purchased the tickets so... forward with the plans. It was absolutely miserable lol. The park was cold, they canceled all of the outdoor shows and a majority of the character meet and greet. However, I got to ride Tron 10x in a row. There was absolutely no one in the park! The longest wait was 20 minutes for any ride. The only time my group really saw anyone was at the end of the night for the castle show. There was no fireworks because of the wind but it was still a great show. What normally takes every 2 to 3 days to see the whole park- we got to see in 6 hours. Every single ride besides a water river ride. We thought we were wet enough. Sometimes bad situations turn out to be the best thing for ya!The next day the wait times were 70 minutes on average for any ride. 31daysofhalloween halloween Tron DisneyShanghai ShanghaiDisney selfportrait disney mickeymouse disneystyle disneylife disneyfind disneyland art beautiful ocean disneyart blueeyes beautifuleyes waltdisney disneymovie childhoodmovie 90s memories instadisney disneyside

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According to the brewer's web site, Tusker has been brewed in East Africa since 1922 and is named after the elephant that killed George Hurst, one of the brewery's founders. Aroma is quite simple, bready light malts and not much of anything else. The beer's flavour begins with a fleeting light malt sweetness and finishes with a very, very subtle hop bitterness and no aftertaste. Despite the quantity of visible bubbles I found the carbonation to be quite light, and I would describe the mouthfeel as light and watery. I guess this makes sense...if I was living in an African climate I probably wouldn't be looking for a hefty porter or stout. africa tusker lager craftbeer beer beers beerific beerme beerlove beergeek beernerd lovebrew hophead craftbeer beercraft beerporn ilovebeer beerenthusiast craftbeerlover brew brewery lovebeer beersofinstagram trynewthings craftbeer beer craft brewery brewing cheers brew breweries beerstagram

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Your eyes are the doorway to your heart. They reflect your emotions and your inner being. A lot can be concluded from the expression of your eyes. Thus, it is no wonder that eyes have been the source of inspiration to poets, authors, and artists since time immemorial. portrait art photography portraiture love model photographer photooftheday model portraitphotography stevemaraboli beautiful photoshoot face fashion cute eyes life beauty attitude japanesemodel japanese kawaii kawaiigirl nyc photo hair makeportraits natural modeling

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I generally make a point to not upload any phone pictures. However, I have no way to upload my pictures otherwise until I return to the USA. Chillen in Bouhzou, China in the North Anui Province. There is a small bboy dance studio here (name to be filled in later). I was blessed with being able to judge a 3v3 kids battle and a 2v2 adult battle. Unfortunately, we had just finished a Chinese wedding. For those that dont know... these things are 3 days of nonstop partying and traditions. Way cooler than an American wedding, however- that also means no sleep. In the previous 3 days we had all of 6 hours of sleep. So after 4 hours of judging we were all nodding off mid event. It was a challenge but these bboy are top notch. Amazing competitors. It was an honor to watch them and an even bigger honor they didn't want to kill us for falling asleep cause at home we would stab a judge haha. These guys are a class act as judges and it was nice to see other judges get excited for when watching conpetitions. With: @cswiggz and @bboyhr china bouzhou getoutthere judge bboyhiphopbboyinglifesty dancebreakingdancingbgirlbgirl breakinunityredbullpowermove7s musicnewperspectivenothingbutl hiphopdancedancecrew motivation competition style threads

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