Browsing Category : VIRTUAL TOUR

VIRTUAL TOUR: FOUR FOUR SOUTH VILLAGE

By MARINA

A 5 minute walk from Taipei 101, formerly known as the Taipei World Financial Center, there’s a small village named Four Four South Village. Here’s a hot spot among young people in Taiwan. Colorful doors and windows look good in gray of concrete wall.    I feel that I am wrapped with a spectacle time-slipped to the small community in 1950’s. And time…

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VIRTUAL TOUR : PHOTOS TO INSPIRE YOU TO VISIT BHUTAN ( 1 )

By MARINA

Bhutan opened the door to tourism industry in 1974. Tourists are attracted to their unique culture and are deeply moved by their hospitality. Bhutanese attitude toward foreigners isn’t too much, but pleasant. People are friendly and warmly invite the guests into their house for butter tea. Girls and boys are playing cheerfully outside, and dogs are sleeping in the sun.…

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LET’S GO TO THE NASA’S BIG LIBRARY

By MARINA

I was so exited, when I heard the news about NASA. On March 28, 2017, they announced the launch of digital archive library, “NASA Image and Video Library”. Through this site, we can see more than 140,000 NASA images, videos and audio files. We can not only enjoy seeing the images, but download and use them in our personal sites like this blog.…

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SHALL WE EXPLORE ISS?!

By MARINA

I have an interest in Space Travel. Lot of people may think so. In Japan, one of the largest travel agency H.I.S and Airline operator ANA announced that they  plan to send tourists into outer space in 2023. When I heard this news, I was so excited. On the other hand, we face the stark reality that we must wait six years more…

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DISCOVER BOTERO’S WORLD

By MARINA

  MEET BOTERO AND HIS MASTERPIECES When I see Botero’s artworks, a sudden smile flashes on my face. Maybe it’s because the figures are unpolished or because they seem to be imbalanced. And his artworks usually tell me something coolly, seriously or ironically. The more I get to know about political and social situations of Colombia, the more I can enjoy his masterpieces. So…

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COLLABORATE TOKYO TOWER x ONE PIECE

By MARINA

Maybe everyone know one of these anime titles; DRAGON BALL, NARUTO, ONE PIECE, Pocket Monsters, and My Neighbor Totoro. Japan export many anime contents, on the other hand we accept many anime fans from all over the world. Of course we love anime as well as you, and I think our Japanese culture is closely related to anime. Tokyo Tower is…

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