Ly Son’s Goddess of Compassion

Ly Son Island exploded in a fiery creation, erupting out of the South China Sea 25-30 million years ago. Today, molded gently into the cliffs of one of Ly Son Island’s craters, stands a majestic white statue of a woman whose face shows the exact opposite of such a violent beginning. She is Quan Am, the bodhisattva of compassion.

My Favorite Beach

To be creative, to be healthy, to be happy, we need rest time. We need sleep. But we also need recreation, preferably outdoors, in a place where we can experience the beauty that is all around us: if we open our eyes, if we have a grateful heart, and if…