Day-Tripping Out of Portland:
6 Striking Natural Wonders in 3 Days Tonia Hauser
Visiting the city? Take time to appreciate Oregon’s breathtaking beauty
Spiritual Nepal on two wheels
It was ready to leave the dust, noise and disambiguated traffic of Kathmandu behind for seven days.
Palermo’s Inimitable Hotel Orientale
Part of me was thinking, “This is great!” The other part was thinking, “What have I gotten us into?”
The Holy See
Fred C. Wilson III
The Vatican City State or Holy See is the world’s smallest country. It’s located in the heart of Rome the Italian capitol.
Dalian, a city in the north-east of China, lies on the southern tip of the Liaoning peninsula and faces Korea across the yellow sea.
I remember I first spotted him standing
behind the store, smoking a cigarette.
Middle East Blood Juggle
or How To Hold Onto A Fistful of Rain & Not Have Too Many People Killed
A Case for Conflict
Whomever says war is wholly bad just doesn't look hard enough
Capitalism’s Slow Suicide
In seeing people as a cost to be avoided or reduced whenever possible, we forget that they are also consumers
The Importance of Process
...inflation in a large, but narrow, market is extremely dangerous for the British economy
Is Spanish Socialism Dying?
What is causing this strange political cauldron that is liable to endanger not only the Eurozone but the whole of the European Union?
Where There Is No There...There
James Campion+Readers Responses
Political melodrama means nothing beyond the massive egos involved
Bagan Villagers Need Water
Help Us Help Them
The jewel in Myanmar's tourism crown is Bagan, an ancient center of power in the central Myanmar arid zone
The Equality of Hate
The Delicate Balance of Us - bigotry, in any way, shape or form is never going away ...
Father, I am sorry for I have sinned. In particular, I am sorry for having made certain typos and mistaken contractual stipulations.
Salzburg Mozartwoche 2015
Elizabeth Schotten Merklinger
In Salzburg every year is a Mozart year, when visitors from around the world flock to this lovely Baroque town for the annual Mozartwoche.
This language is easy or difficult because I said so
A kid I met in Phnom Penh told me Korean language was not difficult. He said, “Easy to read, easy to write.”
Truth and Consequences
People these days are less inclined than ever to state obvious facts, because if the truth came out it would mean the end of civilization as we know it.