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September 16, 2018

The art of eating, the night and the flavour

On the night market of Mawlamyaing

On the banks of Thanlwin River a food stall at the other joins. Fresh fish, shrimp, meat kebabs and vegetables are in the range. On the colorful ...
24. May 2018

Sweet and sweet

Ferni: A typical Afghan dessert, in a sales counter of a restaurant in Kunduz which is needed: 1 L of Vollmilch80g cornstarch with 20 EL waters stirred 3 heaped TBSP sugar 2TL Kardamom50g ...
5. March 2018

Crater and hangover

Some Laotian guests sit at coffee and booze behind the martial decoration, bombs unexploded ordnance from the Vietnam war, in the craters restaurants in Phonsavan. The wife of a guest is waiting patiently ...
9 January 2018

The Escape

It attracts the abandoned villages in the rural population of Oman Oman increasingly in the large metropolises such as Muscat, Nizwa, Sohar. The results are almost abandoned villages and fallow fields ...
5. December 2017

Bazar Days

An afternoon in one of the numerous bazaars around the Jade Maiwand Bazaar in Kabul. The pictures were taken in 2004.
20 November 2017

Of Seats and Graves

Roman Theatre and rock houses

Myra is an ancient town in Lycia. The place is now called Demre and is located in the province of Antalya in Turkey. Myra is known as ...
11 November 2017

Buddha World

The Thanboddhay pagoda near the town of Monywa is a playful monastery with abundant ornaments and hundreds of thousands of Buddhas. They are available in all sizes and they are everywhere in all ...
18. September 2017

Freedom and the elephant

When one of our hikes on the island of Koh Chang our way to an elephant-riding rental ran past and unfortunately confirmed my prejudices. The animals were all fixed on heavy chains, ...
28. August 2017

The Make Up

Thanaka face of Myanmar

Thanakapaste is from the bark of the Indian Holzapfelbaumes (Limonia acidissima) or from a kind of belong to the Orange diamonds (Murraya paniculata) won, which belongs to the family of the ...
4. August 2017

The Murmur of the South Terrace

Pilgrimages from Yangon and other parts of Myanmar travel to the Myat Shin Maw pagoda on the southern tip of the Dawei peninsula. A Buddhist temple that was built on a steep slope, various ...
12 June 2017

Rusty rails of Dreams

By train to the south of Myanmar - a leisurely trip

The morning is still surprisingly cool on the train platform in Mawlamyine, sleepy dogs rest on the ...
15 April 2017

The Old City

A tour through the historical Park of Sukhothai.

Sukhothai literally means "Dawn of happiness". The city has been declared in 1238 to the capital of the Thai Kingdom, which in its heyday to ...
16. March 2017

The Long Road

Insights into the development of the education system in Afghanistan.

23 Years of war, destruction, and millions of refugees have left a desolate educational infrastructure in Afghanistan. A large proportion of the schools was ...