- travelogues from around the world: an online magazine featuring personal travelogues
from all subcontinents of this world: Europe, America, Australia, Africa, Asia,
Indochina, Russia, Morocco, Belgium, Peru, Germany, Canada, Greece, Thailand,
Laos, Vietnam, Cyclades, Quebec, Moscow, Munich, St Petersburg, Bangkok, Marrakesh
The theme of this issue, unplanned it unraveled into road trips and life journeys.
Next to each other they stand now: Moments of passing through in Nuremberg and
seasons of settling in Savannah. Comebacks to Canyonlands and beginnings in Bucharest.
Tales of ancient ruins
and modern art, of reflected past and present history.
Tales of this world,
so different, so alike. So full of unique colours and matching lines.
"...It is time on a different
scale, with processes so gradual, so persistent. An immensely patient accumulation
of sandstone layers worked by the forces that sculpt the canyons and the mesas.
It is time on a planetary scale instead of a human scale..."
poporului is probably the most famous sight of Bucharest. But I much more enjoyed
going through little side streets, seeing architecture that seems influenced as
much by oriental as by occidental culture, old villas that had a certain decadent
charm about them..."
am the accidental tourist that stumbled into Savannah like a lost soul, searching
for home, for comfort, for freedom. I landed, with a thud, in the middle of a
city smaller than the one I had left behind, but bigger by far in the way it conducted
I change the lanes here, move to the right side, which leads to the centre of
Nuremberg, or: Nürnberg, as it is called in German. The city of Albrecht
Dürer and of the traditional Christmas Market. And currently, the city of
the Niki de Saint Phalle exhibit..."