FADED BEAUTY OF LISBON: Where Africa, South America & Europe converge
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FADED BEAUTY OF LISBON: Where Africa, South America & Europe converge

It’s Portugal. But roaming the streets of the capital city Lisbon floats me through traces of visible African heritage, characteristic cultural elements of Brazil merged with that distinctly European flavour. It’s an intriguing melange of eclectic, charming and faded glory. With a 5-century-old art history of creating beautifully decorative ceramic tiles, the foundations of which … Continue reading

Lake Zurich, Switzerland
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Lake Zurich, Switzerland

Lake Zurich is Stunningly picturesque The waters shimmer in winter’s icy temperatures, somehow making it look inviting. I have just been for a walk along it’s beautiful promenade from Uto Quai to Seefeld Quai towards Zurichhorn and Bellerivestrasse. Wide tree-fringed boulevards encourage walks or jogs. Tree branches playfully fringe picture-postcard views. At Zurichhorn the lake … Continue reading

BEDOUIN & I: DESERT DRIVING, VIRTUES OF CAMEL MILK & SHEESHA IN A TENT
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BEDOUIN & I: DESERT DRIVING, VIRTUES OF CAMEL MILK & SHEESHA IN A TENT

JORDAN’S BEDOUIN: Jordan‘s Bedouin people are great story-tellers! If you let them, they’re keen to help you experience their lands through their eyes – and I say, what better way? With a history of tribes and groups, living in tents and feeding from the land, the grounds of Jordan are etched deep under their skin and into … Continue reading