Let’s learn the Chinese character for needle and injection (針) when Covid-19 vaccine is a hot topic

Chinese character for needle and injection

Learn the history of needle through Chinese character for needle (針) Covid-19 vaccine is a hot topic at this moment. The number of vaccine receivers is ever-increasing. Frank the tour guide just took the first jab of Sinovac vaccine yesterday. In this post, Frank is going to introduce the Chinese character for needle and injection…

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Let’s be patient, take the vaccination and rebuild the normality

Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet

Let’s take the Covid-19 vaccination and rebuild the normality patiently Greek philosopher Aristotle once said “Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet”! However most people don’t like waiting.   Actually if waiting is unavoidable and can bring us the good result, we should wait patiently. When we are waiting, we can do something meaningful to…

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Let’s travel more to learn the reality about other countries after Covid-19

Aldous Huxley's saying for travelers

We should travel to other countries to discover the reality of other countries  Frank the tour guide shares the saying of Mr. Aldous Huxley, who was the grandson of the famous Thomas Henry Huxley.   There are still a lot of misunderstandings, misconceptions, prejudices etc. between different people. The digital era even helps these bad things to…

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Let travel beats prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness after Covid-19

What Mark Twain said

Beat prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness by travel after pandemic Mark Twain did think travel is good to people’s character.   After global Covid-19 outbreak, international flight once stopped almost completely. Borders are closed and people cannot travel. This was similar to the Cold War situation between the two super powers. People just rely on internet…

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Let’s read Hong Kong Chapter of Book of World together after Covid-19

St Augustine quotation

Frank shares what St Augustine said for travelers and shows his concern about the world under Covid-19  Frank the tour guide agrees with St Augustine. Frank even believes the world is a tome!   If you travel more, you can see different people, cultures, religions, languages, social systems etc. Personally you learn more different knowledge….

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Understand the real World through travel after Covid-19

quotation about understanding the world

Quotation for understanding the world for travelers from Rolf Dobelli’s book   This quotation is from Rolf Dobelli’s bestseller, The Art of the Good Life: Clear Thinking for Business and a Better Life. (Frank gets no commission but Amazon link is here.) It is in the chapter talking about the knowledge illusion and cons of…

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See the real world through your trips, not through news

I cannot see even the highest quality news outlets conveying a neutral and nondramatic representative picture of the world.

Abandon newspaper and travel more to understand the world   Dr. Hans Rosling wrote this in his book, Factfulness: Ten Reasons We’re Wrong About the World– and Why Things Are Better Than You Think, which is interesting and useful. (Amazon link for the book is here even Frank gets no commission!)   You cannot just…

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