8 June 2018

Pilgrimage is act of devotion. In many religions, these sacred walks are prescribed, even considered a must in one's lifetime, and followers from all of world's major faiths make holy pilgrimages. read more

Global Tea Hut, Taiwan

21 March 2018

The Kumano Kodo is a network of pilgrimage trails that connect various Shinto-Buddhist sites in the mountainous Kii Peninsula south of Osaka and Nagoya. These expansive tracts of wilderness are replete with... read more  

Meditation for travelers


Global Tea Hut, Taiwan

5 March 2018

I'm writing this post as a throwback to a decade ago, and to recall one of my first and most incredible experiences in China: climbing and spending a night on the peak of Tai Shan, China's most sacred peak. read more