According to tales and legends, the beginning of Chinese New Years started with the fight against a mythical beast called the "Nian". The "Nian" is afraid of red colour, fire, and loud sound. Therefore, for self protection, people posted red Dui Lian in front of the house, launched fireworks, and hung lanterns at year end.
Everybody knows about Valentine's Day but its origins are shrouded in mystery and archaeologists are not sure if there was one saint Valentine or more! Find out about X's, red roses, chocolates and flowers.
One of my pastimes is visiting foreign countries. Here's a few guides to the places that I have been to and recommend for a fantastic vacation.
For people working in the radio industry then this section has loads of information that you might find helpful.
Elvis Presley was one of the most successful entertainers in the music business. Find out all about his career and links to more Elvis stuff.
Getting your views on the topics of the day is quite interesting. The archive lists all the past polls and details of what my visitors think.
Are you thinking of changing your career ? Then here are the latest job opportunities for radio, TV and media.
Want to spy on what's going on in the studio? Here's a few radio studio webcams to be checking out. If your station has a web cam let me know and I'll add it to the page.
As a radio presenter I love most music and like to keep up to date with new stuff. This page has some of my favourite current music videos.