Derelict Dhows - Mandvi, India
Barmer, a three hour local bus ride south of Jaisalmar, is the starting point of a painting journey around the Western rim of India's Gujarat State bordering the Arabian Sea.
Thai Street Food
John M. Edwards
As someone used to eating Thai food in New York City...I was blown away when I tasted real Siamese fare
To fit twenty-one people (including two small children and a baby) into one Range Rover knock off, first forget about seating; it's about volume.
Fred C Wilson 111
I’ve studied up on Bali; it’s all good. The scenery, indigenous art galleries, Hindu temples laden with ancient artifacts, the spicy foods, exotic markets and the wonderful folks who make up this beautiful place
My Friend - The Next Governor of New York?
While being a professional colleague of mine for nearly twenty years, during which he has displayed nothing but an enviable commitment to ethics in all forms, Rob Astorino has managed to succeed at the impossible ...
State of the Union
James Skinner on Spain
It will be a test for the present government to see which way the political ideological wind is blowing and how the majority of Spaniards feel about all the hardship that they are still enduring
Nigeria at 100: Let’s Take This Country Where It Needs To Go -
Prince Tonye Princewill
Looking around our country, it is not hard to focus first on the differences between us and dwell on the numerous negatives of today. Easy to miss the positives and overlook our strengths.
I left my heart-shaped box in San Francisco
John M. Edwards
For a city known for its liberal viewpoint and gay lifestyle, its earthquakes and trollycars, this epiphanic epicenter is all about desire and longing
When scrolling through the many faces of the google plus community, I mainly ignored all until I was slightly hooked and just had to take a look...
Foreign Education in China
With tuition fees for foreign students of $38,000 or more per year, education in the US is way out of reach for the average Chinese family. The solution that China has found is to move the foreign education to China.
The Henry Doorly Zoo
Marianne de Nazareth
Two warm days in the middle of winter in Omaha? There was no way we were going to waste them. So off we went to the Henry Doorly Zoo, the best zoo in the world...