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The original world nomad "Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance." - Confucius.

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What does it mean to be a world nomad?

FRANCE | Tuesday, 6 Jul 2010 | Views [2489]

The eastern edge of the Jardin du Luxembourg in Paris is often a photographers gallery organised by the city along some theme or other. As it happens, the theme to day was on Nomads. Real Nomads of the world and their culture. We've often struggled ... Read more >

Tags: ethinic, lives, nomad, paris, philosophy, world


How can a pot be so interesting?

GREECE | Thursday, 18 Oct 2007 | Views [3023]

Well, it can be 5,000 years old for start. If that seems like a long time, try imagining a man or woman making it in their home and what that might have looked like. It is hard to imagine the world in say the year 2407 and almost impossible to have ... Read more >

Tags: ancient, culture, disaster, perspective, philosophy, santorini, tsunami


Cataclysm

GREECE | Sunday, 14 Oct 2007 | Views [2560] | Comments [1]

All the ancient ruins are spectactular if for nothing else than their age: when you are looking at beautiful jewelry and art, often with very human humour, that is 1900 BC it is breathtaking. Over the years we have visited many of the anciant ... Read more >

Tags: adventures, ancient, culture, history, perspective, philosophy, ruins


How would you use 1m² to feed your family?

THAILAND | Saturday, 8 Jul 2006 | Views [7767] | Comments [2]

Would you set up a street stall and sell beads ? Fruit juice? Old coins or fake Louis Vuitton handbags from behind a curtain? Would you sell drugs, foreign currency, T-shirts, shaved ice, Pad Thai (fried noodles) or fake antiques? Would you ... Read more >

Tags: bargaining, culture, having fun, markets, on the road, people, philosophy, responsibility, work



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