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Trip: the footprints network

There are [4] stories from my trip: the footprints network


Breathtakingly expensive

NORWAY | Sunday, 20 May 2007 | Views [1342] | Comments [1]

Arriving in Oslo from from Shanghai the jet-lag and dubious British Airways sandwich on the leg from London left me wanting to vomit. Probably not the best start to a new country and one that perhaps colours my time there. The taxi from the airport ... Read more >

Tags: csr, footprints network, politics, responsible travel


Gallery: Footprints in Oslo

NORWAY | Friday, 18 May 2007 | Photo Gallery

While presenting the Footprints Network to the Global Ecotourism conference here in Norway we did manage to find some time to have a look around.
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Return to Shanghai

CHINA | Saturday, 12 May 2007 | Views [3474]

A quarter of a lifetime ago I stood on the Bund. As I gazed out from the shabby youth hostel in a grand old building right on the waterfront there was nothing but grey mud flats, swarms of bicycles, a handful of 'friendship stores' where the service ... Read more >

Tags: capitalism, memories, shanghai, youth


Gallery: Return to Shanghai

CHINA | Sunday, 6 May 2007 | Photo Gallery

After a quarter of a lifetime, much has changed.
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