Eaves of Ancient Temples

The Ancient Temples are wonderful constructions that used solid Tember with an intricate webbing interlock of the beams that used no nails and no permanent fixtures. This gave the beams room to expand and contract with the extremes of temperatures and were also steady and survived natural disasters such as earthquakes. All edges and cornersContinue reading “Eaves of Ancient Temples”

Ancient City Walls..Pingyao

http://www.world-heritage-tour.org/asia/china/ping-yao/map.html With a total length of six kilometers (about four miles), the city wall is about 12 meters (about 40 ft) tall and 3 to 6 meters (about 10-20 ft) wide on top. The wall is of compacted earth covered by bricks and stones. The Ancient City is listed with UNESCO http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/812/ Ping Yao isContinue reading “Ancient City Walls..Pingyao”

Corn..from Crop to Market

Corn is the main staple food in Northern China. It is too cold to grow rice, and the northern provinces mainly grow corn and Corn products are a big industry. China Corn Oil Company Limited is the leading manufacturer of edible corn oil in the PRC. Our production volume of edible corn oil in 2007Continue reading “Corn..from Crop to Market”

Pingyao China

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pingyao Pingyao (Chinese: 平遥; pinyin: Píngyáo) is a Chinese city and county in central Shanxi province, China. It lies about 715 km from Beijing and 80 km from the provincial capital, Taiyuan. During the Qing Dynasty, Pingyao was a financial center of China. It is now renowned for its well-preserved ancient city wall, and isContinue reading “Pingyao China”

Shanxi Food

Flour is the basis of most dishes in Shanxi and chefs here are known for their variously shaped noodles. The noodles get their unique names from how they’re made or the odd shapes the chef molds them into. The most common variety is la mian (拉面), which are hand-pulled noodles served up with a varietyContinue reading “Shanxi Food”

Maria Victoria Ado

~ your dedicated Virtual Assistant~

Cooking with Rowan

Learn to love cooking.

The Culinaria

honest recipes

Eating Write

Dedicated to Your Physical, Mental and Spiritual Health

IZZY'S KITCHEN AND PIZZERIA

Play with your food!

Holistic Living with Karen

Raise Your Vibe to Feel Alive

Vic's Ukulele Blog

Info and Updates about the Ukulele

UKULELE MIKE LYNCH - All things UKULELE

Staying connected “With Just 4 Strings”; posts from UKULELE MIKE & Collene Lynch | ukulelemikelynch.com

Dave Whatt

All art is about truth - as a result all artists are liars

Gardner Muirhead Portfolio

Mixed media, painting, Japanese woodblock printing, lino printing, digital printmaking, photography and found imagery. Inspired (mostly) by regular trips to Berlin.

Jane Sketching

Urban sketches, etchings, watercolours, pen and ink.

Cauldrons and Cupcakes

Celebrating Life, Spirituality, Creativity and Kindness!

The Foodie Diaries

Food | Travel | Lifestyle

alicia scott photographer

personal photo blog - my own random world

Food, Photography & France

Journal of a food photographer living in France