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Thoughts and Truths on Travel Writing

  It is my belief that the days of freelance travel writers doing a quick tour of a place, sponsored by this airline, or that hotel are over. Finished. Dead in the water. Future travel guides are likely be written … Continue reading

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CATWOMAN: WHERE WAS KUCHING?

While it is always a pleasure to see Joanna Lumley, her documentary ¬†Catwoman which she presented on ITV was flawed in the sense of significant omissions. Joanna played with the ubiquitous cats in Cairo’s Khan el-Kalili Bazaar, but little real … Continue reading

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WHEN WILL IT STOP?

We have the trial coming up in September of the Sudanese woman journalist who committed the so-called crime of wearing trousers in a restaurant in Khartoum. Penalty, if convicted, 40 lashes.And now, the equally conservative government of Malaysia, is to … Continue reading

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