jessica left her heart in San Francisco for Hong Kong on a Fulbright in 2009 and ate her way across the city. impressed by the colorful flavors of HK, she has decided to stay a little while longer so that she may continue to eat across Southeast Asia. aside from cooking and eating, her other hobbies include painting and reading Ancient Greek poetry. she will share her photographic musings here as often as they appear.

P.S. If you would like to see the photos enlarged, click on the photo itself.

 

Baby Duomo and the Duomo. Brunelleschi first executed his duomo concept at the Basilica di San Lorenzo before attempting his ultimate engineering feat.

Location: Firenze (Florence), Italy

Dante’s tomb 

Location: Ravenna, Italy

Dante’s tomb

Location: Ravenna, Italy

Beautiful morning on the Rhone in the gastronomic capital of France!

Location: Lyon, Paris

Beautiful morning on the Rhone in the gastronomic capital of France!

Location: Lyon, Paris

It’s been seven years since I was last here. 

Location: Paris, France

It’s been seven years since I was last here.

Location: Paris, France

View from the top of De Halve Maan Huisbrouwerij

Location: Brugge (Bruges), Belgium

View from the top of De Halve Maan Huisbrouwerij

Location: Brugge (Bruges), Belgium

Gent (Ghent) was beautiful even in this dreary weather.

Location: top of the Belfort in Ghent, Belgium

Gent (Ghent) was beautiful even in this dreary weather.

Location: top of the Belfort in Ghent, Belgium

Beautiful day to see the old Dutch windmills
Location: Zaanse Schans, the Netherlands

Beautiful day to see the old Dutch windmills
Location: Zaanse Schans, the Netherlands

While walking home tonight at 2am, we saw them unloading crates of fresh fruit. This is Waterloo Road every night!

Location: Wholesale fruit market, Yaumatei

Beautiful day for a junkboat trip, even with the intermittent rain.

Location: Clearwater Bay

Beautiful day for a junkboat trip, even with the intermittent rain.

Location: Clearwater Bay

Big turnout for the USA v Germany match tonight! 

Location: Olympian City 2

Big turnout for the USA v Germany match tonight!

Location: Olympian City 2