Big Buddha

Today I finally got to see something that I had been looking forward to for months: The world’s biggest bronze Buddha: Tian Tan Buddha by the Po Lin Monastery.

I took the metro to Lantau Island and then the cable car for half an hour to get around a big mountain in order to see the Buddha. From the cable car I could see almost everything on Lantau, even Hong Kong airport (photo n. 2).










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Thilde Kold Holdt

I am a novelist by profession, currently working an epic fantasy series about 7th century Korea. My epic fantasy trilogy about Vikings, the Hanged God, is currently being published. I have lived

enough different places that the most difficult question to answer is: "where are you from?" I am, quite simply, from the planet Earth, for I have yet to set foot on Mars. Someday, though...

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