• OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA
    April 7, 2016

    Resort Holiday with a Twist in the Tail

    We just got back from a quick 3 day break in Cebu, Philippines. Unusually for us we stayed in a resort as we were there for such a short time....
  • Icy coastline
    January 20, 2016

    Destination: Iceland

    Our family Christmas present to ourselves was a short trip to Iceland. Between Christmas and New Year we found ourselves hopping over from the UK. T. ...
  • Angkor Wat Run
    December 10, 2015

    Angkor Wat Run

    Last week I took part in the International Angkor Wat half-marathon in Siem Reap, Cambodia. Truth be told, I actually did a 10k run. I had signed up f...
  • katherine chiu art
    December 4, 2015

    Introducing my new Art website

    Now that I am on my self-directed sabbatical this year I have some time to tackle things I have wanted to do for a while. One of those things has...
  • Main stage and seating at Clockenflap.
    November 30, 2015

    Travels with Junior: Tips for Music Fest...

    This weekend in Hong Kong saw the music festival “Clockenflap” happening. Set up on the West Kowloon Cultural district, it runs for three ...
OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Resort Holiday with a Twist in the Tail

We just got back from a quick 3 day break in Cebu, Philippines. Unusually for us we stayed in a resort as we were there for such a short time….

Icy coastline

Destination: Iceland

Our family Christmas present to ourselves was a short trip to Iceland. Between Christmas and New Year we found ourselves hopping over from the UK. T. wanted to see snow…

Angkor Wat Run

Angkor Wat Run

Last week I took part in the International Angkor Wat half-marathon in Siem Reap, Cambodia. Truth be told, I actually did a 10k run. I had signed up for the…

katherine chiu art

Introducing my new Art website

Now that I am on my self-directed sabbatical this year I have some time to tackle things I have wanted to do for a while. One of those things has…

Main stage and seating at Clockenflap.

Travels with Junior: Tips for Music Festivals as a Family

This weekend in Hong Kong saw the music festival “Clockenflap” happening. Set up on the West Kowloon Cultural district, it runs for three days with a few stages. We went…

gorgeous coastline

Destination: Jamaica

During our USA road trip this summer we hopped over to Jamaica for 4 days. We went with my friend, Sandi who is from Jamaica. She hadn’t been for 17…

group graffiti

Inside an Art Teacher’s Conference

Earlier in September I went to Chiang Mai in Thailand to attend the Asia Region Art Educators Workshop. This wonderful conference is held annually in different schools in Asia. The…

Banana run

Running the World – my new goal for the decade

So having complete my goal to visit 70 countries before I turned 40 and I completed the Trailwalker I have been pondering my next goal. Needing a bit of motivation and…

finished mandalas cropped

Mandala Weekend Retreat

Last weekend I went on my first ever art retreat. Run by two art teachers from Hong Kong International School the weekend focused on creating a painted mandala. A mandala…

Cheese, bread, vegetables and dips including honey, jams and yogurts. Delicious!

Eating in Azerbaijan

“So what did you eat?” – pretty much the second question asked to us after our trip to Azerbaijan. (The first being – “Azerbai-what? Where’s that?”) Two words come to mind…