Chinese Gardens – A calm moment in Sydney I’m taking you back to Sydney, Australia but talking about the design and harmony of Chinese gardens. Not confusing, it all makes sense. Nature smiling – Quote A little happy quote form a poet Leigh Hunt Expat, repatriate, returnee – Thoughts on life in between countries Moving between countries is not always easy. You might get too attached to the temporary home when you should pack your bags. Personal thoughts on life abroad, in between and home. Nevermore – Literary quote A few lines from Edgar Allan Poe’s famous poem. After all it is the end of October and the beginning of November. Autumn colours and mice with silicone diet – Herajärvi trail About 60 km of walking in Eastern Finland? Absolutely! Herajärvi trail in Koli National Park was brilliantly autumnal. Golden colours and cheeky animals. Gathering leaves – Literary quote Robert Frost’s poem is very timely now that the leaves are yet again turning and falling down. Last few leaves cling to the trees here in Finland. Edelfelt’s quaint atelier A visit to a famous painter’s atelier makes me want to pick up a paint brush. Albert Edelfelt was one of Finland’s most celebrated painters in the 19th century. Load more posts Loading… Something went wrong. Please refresh the page and/or try again.