Volvo Museum at Gothenburg

Volvo Museum at Gothenburg

One of the reasons to visit Gothenburg as an automobile enthusiast was to go to the hometown of Volvo, which is considered one of the premier automobile companies today. While the company has separate owners for its trucks and cars businesses, both owners jointly manage the museum located in the outskirts of Gothenburg. The museum [...]

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Enzo Ferrari Museum in Modena

Enzo Ferrari Museum in Modena

Visiting Italy might mean pasta and gelato for meals but to me it is also about touring the birthplace of Ferrari. After all, it is the most iconic sports car maker. Ferrari was founded in the small town of Modena roughly in between Milan and Bologna, and takes about 1 and a half hours by [...]

New York Day 6: MoMA and the Museum of Natural History with Dinner at Megu

New York Day 6: MoMA and the Museum of Natural History with Dinner at Megu

This day marked the end of my tour of Northeast United States, and I plan to dedicate it to finding out what makes the United States a leading influence in the field of science, culture, art and technology. Being up early that morning I took a jog in the direction of Central Park, stopping by [...]

Beijing Day 5 – Palace Museum and a great Peking Duck Dinner

Beijing Day 5 – Palace Museum and a great Peking Duck Dinner

My last full day in Beijing and I decided to utilize it to re-visit the Palace Museum 故宫 or Forbidden City 紫禁城 as they call it in the imperial era. With a DSLR armed in hand, I had a great time re-discovering the palaces, and with many of the renovation works completed, I was able [...]

Europe Day 12 – Vatican City, Piazza Navona, Pantheon and Trevi Fountain

Europe Day 12 – Vatican City, Piazza Navona, Pantheon and Trevi Fountain

For our second day in Rome, we decided to join the tour for both the St. Peter’s Basilica as well as the Vatican Museum for the cost of 100 Euros per person. While the cost might be expensive considering entry into St. Peter’s Basilica is free, the cost covers lunch as well as transportation, and [...]