Monthly Archives: December 2011

2012 Year of the Dragon

The Chinese calendar -which existed there already since around 2000 BC- was adopted by Japan from around the 6th century AD, together with Buddhism. The Zodiac has an influence on the character of mankind. Each of the 12 ‘animals’ has … Continue reading

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Happy New Year 2012 – Year-in-Review Letter to family & friends

Nevis W.I., December 14th, 2011 Dear Friends, In 2011 we stayed in Nevis till late March  when we flew over to St Martin and spent 3 wonderful days at the Radisson Beach Resort at Anse Marcel in the North of … Continue reading

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