As we read anew about the deterioration of yet another governmental coalition in Nepal (this one, led by a semi-Communist former architect, lasted longer than most), I am reminded of the mumbo-jumbo look… Continue reading
fun on the Mediterranean coast of Turkey.
Bakhtapur; back to the people.How they must relish the peace and quiet of this season!
Saint Nicholas is famous in Turkey. He is a 4th century saint, bishop of the town of Myra and he is the patron of fishermen and of children (also of bakers, brewers and… Continue reading
The police is idle and the people can rest and quietly sell their lemons.
We continue to seize the days and accept all the treats that the staff prepares for us. It must be Holiday time!
We make it to the top and suddenly see the remains of a Greek-Turkish town abandoned in 1923. It’s creepy to be here ~ it feels like the arson that followed the departure… Continue reading
Yes, Nepalese pay their respects in their temples. More so in the winter when the rest of the tourists are away.Seen again in Bhaktapur, a little ways away from Kathmandu.