From Our Contributors: Week of August 20

Here are some interesting posts written by our contributors on their personal blogs.

Old Red Museum - Dallas


Ski, our contributor from Hong Kong, wrote a post about the coffin houses of Hong Kong.

Cage homes. Coffin Houses. Whatever you call it, the poor lives in the dirtiest secrets of Hong Kong.

Mike, our contributor from Japan, posted photos taken at the Kurashiki Dam.

Ana, a contributing editor, wrote a post about history museums in Dallas.

The area where John Neely Bryan is thought to have built his first log cabin in 1841 is now known as the West End Historic District and that’s where history buffs should begin their tour. A replica of his one-room cedar cabin is located at the Founders’ Plaza, bordered by Elm, South Market, Main and South Houston streets.


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Ana Astri-O'Reilly
Ana Astri-O’Reilly is from Argentina, where she lived until five years ago. She currently lives in Dallas, USA with her British husband, but they move a lot. Previously a translator and English and Spanish teacher, Ana first started writing to share her experiences and adventures with friends and family. She speaks Spanish, English and a smattering of Portuguese.
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  • I have always known Hong Kong “cage homes” as “shoe box flats”! There are so many names for them!