Monthly Archives: March 2015

‘Colourful alleys, chock full of street food, local produce, antiques and knickknacks’

“China’s ancient city where Islam took hold” – a very interesting article by Nellie Huang on BBC Travel, subtitled Xi’an’s Silk Road roots continue to fuel one of the city’s most interesting modern-day neighbourhoods. It tells about about the Muslim … Continue reading

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BBC: 50 reasons to love the world

On March 9, 2015, BBC Travel published an inspiring piece, titled 50 reasons to love the world. It begins: Headlines can paint a pretty grim picture of life across our planet. On bad days, they can make any of us … Continue reading

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Amtrak Southwest poster

Amtrak Southwest poster from 1973. Beautiful, nostalgic, inspiring, nice, cool… hot! More details and a full size version – on the Amtrak website, at http://history.amtrak.com/archives/amtrak-southwest-poster. Artist: David Klein.

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