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Lost in Spain

SPAIN | Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | Views [75] | Scholarship Entry

I haul my pack to the window of the Cordoba train station and ask for a ticket to Ronda. At last, I am almost at the Feria de Pedro Romero. "Todo completo. All the trains are full." My heart sinks. "When is the next available train?" "Manana." Tomorrow?! ... Read more >

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A Local Encounter that Changed my Perspective - The Minefield

BOSNIA & HERZEGOVINA | Friday, 19 Apr 2013 | Views [138] | Scholarship Entry

"Stick to the path or you will die. And you'll kill others." The minefield in the forested hills is dense—about ten mines per square metre. We gingerly follow the leader along the snaking cleared path. I have never seen a more perfect conga line. Ivan ... Read more >

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Photos: My Scholarship entry - Cappadocia in Relief

AUSTRALIA | Monday, 14 Jan 2013 | Photo Gallery | Scholarship Entry

Travelling in time has been a fascination of fiction for centuries. And I know how to do it. Photography freezes the beauty in a still moment, halting the fleeting fall of the light. I can return today to vivid moments I witnessed years ago. But photography ... Read more >
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